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Every few weeks we put out a great blog post to share insightful interviews with many of the makers who take place in our market! Make sure you sign up at the bottom of the page to ensure you get the newsletters as soon as they're available!

Meet the Makers: Flix Handcrafted Jewellery

Aug. 4, 2022

Flix is owned by Felicity Mines, one of Perth Makers Market’s longest running stallholders! Felicity goes by Flick, and her dad’s name was Felix. When developing her business branding she combined the two names and Flix was created.

Building Connection and Community through Markets

June 9, 2022

A nasty side affect of Covid-19 was undoubtedly the erosion of face-to-face connection. As a city, we were disassociated from each other. When required to stay inside our own homes we lost that feeling of belonging, the sense of community. Now that we are emerging from the pandemic fog, we are again able to enjoy all that Perth has to offer. This is the perfect opportunity to again “find your tribe” and connect with likeminded individuals. To reignite past connections and to forge new ones. And the market scene is the perfect space to do this – both as a stallholder and as a visitor.

Elevating Your Stall From Drab To Fab!

May 19, 2022

Whether you’re a first-time stall holder at Perth Makers Market, or a regular looking to zhoosh up your space, read on for tips and tricks to maximise the “WOW” factor!

Introducing Cono Gelato

April 12, 2022

Cono Gelato serves nostalgia and joy, combining traditional and non-traditional flavours for everyone! They care about the quality of their ingredients, importing some from specialist pockets of Italy and sourcing others as close to home as possible.

Meet the Maker: Pip and Pepper

March 8, 2022

Pip and Pepper produces a large range of unique, creative and budget friendly accessories, including some incredibly fun laser cut acrylic earrings! As a favourite of the Perth Makers Market staff members, we are excited to tell you the story of how the always smiling Taylor Griffiths grew (and continues to grow) her thriving business: Pip and Pepper.

Meet the Maker: Back to the Drawing Board

Feb. 11, 2022

Back to the Drawing Board produces a range of planners and accessories to help keep individuals and families beautifully organised. Read on to learn more about how two friends who love to create — Sarah and Adine — turned their passion into a successful business.

Top tips for applying to markets

Feb. 3, 2022

With 2022 well and truly underway, it is time to get into gear for another exciting year of markets.

Meet the Maker: HelenMade Creations

Oct. 27, 2021

HelenMade Creations has been a regular stallholder at the Perth Makers Market for nearly two years now, selling beautifully handmade and functional children’s clothing. We recently caught up with Helen Galloway, owner and creative extraordinaire, about how she found her way into making her well-considered pieces.

Meet The Maker: Melt & Co.

July 8, 2021

We sat down with Taylor from Melt. & Co to chat about her business and how she became a maker!

Meet The Maker: Miranda Skye Jewellery

June 3, 2021

Miranda Skye Jewellery is a family owned business run by Misha (8) and Paige (10) with some help from their Dad.

Continue To Support Local During COVID19

March 30, 2020

With the COVID19 Pandemic and all the restrictions in place regarding social isolation one of the first areas impacted was Events - which includes Perth Makers Market.

Perth Makers Market & D'Alton Baker Productions - Scholarship 2020

Jan. 29, 2020

Seeking legendary makers of handmade products in Perth! Perth Makers Market and D’Alton Baker Productions are super-chuffed to announce the first of two scholarship programmes for makers for 2020! Entries are open for owners of small creative businesses based in Perth, Western Australia where you make products by hand!

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