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Stormy Market Finds

After all the talk – El Niño is finally here! We’ve embraced our stormy side and searched the market for some items inspired by the intense ocean storms.  You’ll be flooding in here to snatch them up!

The Big Baby is BACK!

We got the baby back, baby back, baby back. Yes, “Receptacle” is back for a short visit! Artist Joyce Dallal’s 10ft wire mesh baby doll sculpture filled with non-recyclable plastic toys first came to CRAFTED back in 2012. The giant sculpture is a thought-provoking piece that brings attention to the huge plastic waste problem our […]

Make a Statement: 2016 Jewelry Trends

A new year always brings new trends and fashions, and the latest jewelry trend for 2016 is big, bold, notice-me necklaces. Our talented CRAFTED artists have kept their fingers on the pulse and have done an amazing job of harnessing the spirit of these hot trends and taking them from the runway to the real world. […]

A Delicious New Treat from Paradise Preserves

CRAFTED just got a whole lot sweeter with the addition of Carey’s Whiskey Caramel Sauce, a brand new product from the kitchen of Paradise Preserves. This decadent sauce takes your dessert from delicious to sinful with just a drizzle. While Paradise Preserves might be known for their jams and jellies that make you happy, this […]

Craft Classes January 2016

One of CRAFTED artisans’ favorite things to do is spread their love of creating by teaching others the techniques they’ve mastered in their craft. Different classes are offered each month, so sign up for the newsletter or make sure to check the calendar often. Here are our class offering for the month of January: ECF […]

Handmade Holiday Party December 19-20

By popular demand, CRAFTED is extending its hours until 8 p.m. on Saturday 12/19 and Sunday 12/20. Spend real quality time with friends, family and neighbors at CRAFTED this December.  Plus, you can shop from real handmade gifts sure to make you and everyone on your list smile.  A live DJ and Willmore Wine Bar will keep the […]

Unique Gifts at CRAFTED

This is your last weekend before Christmas and your last chance to gift your loved ones something truly handmade, heartfelt and UNIQUE! We’ve scoured the market to bring you just a small sampling of all the fabulous finds that you’d be hard pressed to find anywhere but at CRAFTED. And don’t forget that we’ll be […]

The Force is Strong with these Gifts!

EVERYONE is excited about the new Star Wars movie opening today, including our talented CRAFTED artists! It’s easy to see that the excitement has inspired some of their latest products. So if you have a Star Wars fan on your Christmas list or just want a great conversation starter for the wait in line to […]

4 Twisted Tarts

4 Twisted Tarts is all about a natural approach to acquiring and maintaining beautiful skin. The handmade preparation that goes into their skin care products is top quality. Everything on their labels will be familiar to you, and that’s the point: using simple, well-known ingredients. Their whole line is crafted with a conscious effort towards using locally grown, organic and fair trade ingredients. We […]

Affordable handmade gifts!

It’s so lovely to give and receive high quality, handmade gifts, and we have plenty in every price range!  Here is a just a sampling of the affordable artist-made gifts available now at CRAFTED.  Click on the photos for a description and where you can buy…