Local Lovin' : Creatively Lancaster's Gift Guide for Your Valentine

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Don't settle for cheesy, predictable big-box Valentine's gifts for your sweetheart. Show some small businesses a little love by shopping handmade this Valentine's Day! You'll find something for everyone at the February First Friday Makers Market - jewelry for her, bowties for him, and some sweets to share. Below is your guide to all the handmade goodies you can grab this Friday night (5:30 PM - 10 PM) at Thistle Finch Distillery & Wacker Brewing Co.

(For all the event details, visit our Facebook event page HERE): 


Dazzling Daisy Designs - romantic & retro jewelry adornments
Reclaim Supply Co - handmade wooden jewelry from reclaimed and naturally sourced supplies
Kim Newman Jewelry - modern, wearable art
Revolution - minimalist, meaningful jewelry with a mission
Heather Stief - jewelry inspired by the abstracting shapes in nature
So Fly - upcycled leather earrings and cuff bracelets
Wired Design by Dana Hoff - jewelry made from sterling silver, copper, brass, leather, gemstones and beads
Abbi Grace Design - handmade dresses for little gals
Live to Eat Tees - inspirational tees



The Tin Goat - beard oil & natural body care
Vagabond Bowties - 4-way upcycled, reversible bowties
Andalog - electrocuted and steam bent wood products
Lancaster Beard Co - small batch, handcrafted, organic beard balms


Something Original Art - fluid art and alcohol ink on canvas
Honeysuckle Shop - hand crafted and hand painted wooden signs and home decor items
Hamilton Wax Co - hand-poured artisan soy candles
Art of the Earth - functional ceramics with a bohemian vibe
Moonrise Candle Co - natural themed handmade candles
Fern & Fossil - unique terrariums
Lancaster Clay Studio - pottery by Resident Artists
Twelve-Twenty Nine Supply Co - custom, hand-lettered wood burnings
Dovekie & Finch - concrete and copper air plant holders and home decor items

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The Melting Pot Beeswax products - fair trade, local beeswax products to cure all that ails you
Bona Dea Apothecary - small-batch natural bath & body products
Ellister's Elixers - organic skincare and aromatherapy


Intermezzo by Stephanie - locally handcrafted chocolates
Spoonably Sweet - edible cookie dough
Baking Tara's Treats - macarons, truffles, gourmet cupcakes and dog treats


Alisa Wismer Design + Illustration - quirky and fun greeting cards, stationery and giftables
Paper Jane - illustrative stationary & art prints

See you Friday night!
February First Friday Makers Market
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thistle Finch Distillery & Wacker Brewing Co