Small Maker Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Small Maker Holiday Gift Guide 2017


Applelini Designs
Business location: Texas
Handmade and made-to-order wood signs, from our home to yours.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Betsey Grace Designs
Business location: Wisconsin
“I mostly create farmhouse style decor & gifts. My favorite items to make are shirts, signs, hand towels, and most recently ornaments. I started my shop about a year ago and I’m so thankful that I did because it brings me great joy to create and I have met so many incredible people along this journey. I feel so proud to be a part of the maker community because the love and support that the creators I’ve met along the way share with one another is like nothing I’ve ever seen. I’m also so thankful for every customer that comes my way, I can’t express how happy it makes me when I see something that I made bring happiness and excitement to someones day.”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Betty and Marie Designs
Business location: Arkansas
Hand crafted signs…from our hands to your home.
“I put a lot of heart into each part of the sign making process. I work hard to ensure the very best quality and attention to detail in each and every sign.  My goal is to provide high quality, inspiring, meaningful and fun signs that you will be proud to display in your home or to give as a special gift.”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 15% off any purchase with promo code INSTA10. Valid through November 17, 2017.


Brave Season Design
Business location: Minnesota
“We are a husband and wife team working out of our woodshop (aka garage) in central Minnesota – inspired by our two children, fueled by a little bit of coffee and a lot of faith – creating handmade custom signs and wall art that bring joy into your life and home! We started out with a specific vision in mind, but our amazing friends and family have requested signs that have stretched us creatively and now a large percentage of the signs we make are custom orders and we love every minute of it!”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Receive 10% off your order with promo code MERRY10


A Bushey and a Peck
Business location: New Jersey
Selling handmade décor with a vintage touch. Sets of vintage-styled music sheet sets ($15 shipped) and music scroll-stuffed glass ornaments ($10 for a set of 2, shipped) are available to purchase. Email Trisha at A Bushey and a Peck to purchase via PayPal.
Email A Bushey and a Peck >


Crafty Dogwood
Business location: Wyoming
“Our backyard is the great Yellowstone Park. Our mission: create products that are a pleasure to give and to use. We source our ingredients carefully and try to source all elements of our products locally. Our pine cones are hand-picked on land we call home and all of the soaps and candles we sell are items we use in our home daily. We do all of this with love.”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
$5 off purchases of $30 or more which is valid Nov. 1 – 31st. The coupon code for this is: GIFTGUIDELOVE

Free Shipping with no minimum purchase required Nov. 19 -27. No coupon code is required.


The Content Crown
Business location: Arizona
“I design & create handmade handbags, jewelry and home accessories from reclaimed vintage wares and repurposed finds. I love creating on-of-a-kind items from things of the past, giving them new purpose.”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Receive 10% off your order with promo code HFHOLIDAY


Dandelion Wishes Home
Business location: Ohio

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 15% off any purchase with promo code XMAS15. Valid through December 11, 2017.


The Fashionable Farm Girl
Business location: Minnesota
“I’m a globetrotting Minnesota farm girl with a passion for designing pretty and functional accessories. My goal is to make products you love because they add joy and functionality to your life. From wristlets to tote bags, I’ve got you covered!”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Receive FREE domestic shipping through December 1, 2017 with promo code FENWAY

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ForEveritts Home
Business location: Ohio
Reclaiming and preserving the beauty found in nature… Just as God breathes new life into us through salvation, I select my wood from scrap piles and shape it into something new and beautiful. My art is designed to last with preserved moss and faux florals that require no maintenance over time. Each piece is handmade to order, and I take great care to provide my customers with a personal, meaningful experience!

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 15% off any purchase with promo code HOLIDAY. 


Four Sisters Farm Soap Co.
Business location: Missouri
Four Sisters Farm Soap Co. is a little farm nestled against the woods, down a lonely dirt road. Where imagination dwells, fun inspires and life is always happening. Handmade natural soaps. Vegan friendly.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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GamGamz Handcrafted
Business location: Michigan
Handmade pillow covers, scarves, and linens in a range of sizes and patterns. A little something for everyone!

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 20% off any purchase through Nov 30th with promo code HAPPYHOLIDAYS17 


Goldendrop Garlands
Business location: Indiana
“What started out as a fun DIY project for myself and a few friends quickly turned into a business a few years ago. Now I make cute, whimsical garlands out of 100% wool pom poms for all of my yet-to-be friends! I typically only sell garlands that I truly love – color combinations that inspire me and “feel right.” Almost every time I send out an order I think to myself, “that was my favorite one” until I make a new order!”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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GypsySoul Market Box
Business location: Ohio 
Gypsy Soul Market Boxes are perfectly curated & full of an eclectic mix of specialty items, handcrafted goods, natural wellness products, inspiration, fair trade merchandise and vintage finds . Custom boxes can be created for any theme. Monthly Subscription available . The perfect gift for any occasion .

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Hat & Rabbit
Business location: Indiana
Hat & Rabbit is an online boutique specializing in machine embroidered tea towels. Our towels are inspired by vintage kitchen textiles and bad puns. Each towel design and fabric is carefully curated and made by hand.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 10% off any purchase online using promo code GIFTGUIDE


Heartland Charm
Business location: Ohio
Handcrafted, personalized items, screen printed shirts, jewelry, and refurbished furniture.
To place an order, please contact Megan via email.


The Honey Bee Mill
A carefully curated collection of beautiful vintage books and other vintage farmhouse decor pieces as scales, Ironstone, vintage ornaments, and transferware to name a few.


The Honey Hive Workshop
Business location: Okotoks, Canada
Custom handcrafted felt creations made for busy bees.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 10% off any purchase with promo code MERRY17


Janellabee Studio
Business location: Missouri
Artist Janelle Crawford-Hine creates beautiful handmade linocut cards and nursery prints. Inspired by motherhood, family these sweet linocuts are perfect to hang in a nursery or give as a gift to an expectant mother.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 10% off any purchase with promo code HOLIDAYS2017


Little Creek Uniques
Business location: Indiana
Handmade home decor and unique vintage finds! Lettered signs, shirts and bags that make the perfect Christmas gift.

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Keeley Behling Studios
Business location: Washington
Specializing in unique, one of a kind items redesigned from silverware into beautiful jewelry and home goods.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 25% off any purchase with promo code FENWAY


Legacy Wood Designs
Business location: Illinois
Connie was one of the greatest mother in-laws ever! She was always full of encouragement and, in 2015, she lost her battle with breast cancer and our family misses her so much. I knew I had to do something special to keep her legacy alive. So, in her honor I began designing and making wood signs with different sentiments, poems and bible verses. My hope is that my signs would serve as an encouragement and inspiration to others in the same way Connie encouraged and inspired us.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Meek Candle Co.
Business location: Georgia
Meek Candle Co. offers highly scented soy candles handpoured in Snellville, Georgia. Each candle is made from the highest quality materials that are also eco-friendly. The wax is made from American grown soy beans – a completely renewable natural resource. The cotton and paper wicks are free from lead and zinc. And the candles are scented with premium fragrance oils that include essential oils. The cute little mason jars make perfect gifts and can be easily cleaned and reused. The holiday line includes scents like: Fireside, Vanilla, Caramel Cake, Cypress and Berries, Christmas, Mistletoe, Poached Pear, Ginger Tea, Gingerbread, and Winter Woodland.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Buy 4 or more candles and receive free shipping on your order. No promo code needed.


Business location: Wisconsin
“I make hand-lettered products and offer calligraphy services. I lovingly hand-paint each of these wood slices – no stencils! My goal is to spread encouragement and a love of all things handmade.”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Receive 15% off your purchase with promo code GIFTGUIDE

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NEL’s Rustic Signs
Business location: Connecticut
NEL’s Rustic Signs specializes in hand painted wood signs. What started as a hobby creating signs for my family and friends turned into a shop that I can share with you all. Each piece is cut, painted and framed by me, with lots of love and care!

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Business location: Idaho and Ohio
“We’re two sisters who love to create items to help you celebrate birthdays, showers, holidays, and a fun family dinner.  We make everything in our shop by hand and with the inspiration of our families, we design decor that helps make memories. You can tell by looking through our shop, we have a love for flowers.  We love to make them and we love to use them in the items we create!  Thanks for checking out our shop and Merry Christmas from our families to yours!”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 10% off any purchase in our shop through December 31st with promo code HOUSEFENWAY10


Par La Grace
Business location: Mississippi
Handmade signs and home decor adding a touch to everyday life as reminders of God’s presence and grace.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Prince Designs
Prince Design specializes in helping you make your house a home by adding one of a kind wooden signs and custom door decor that brings your home to life.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 20% off any purchase with promo code HOUSEFENWAY


Queen Bee Wreath
Business location:Missouri
“Taking my camera out to shoot photos and working in my shop creating the look of nature through my floral wreaths and assorted pots and other floral pieces is what brings me happiness. My unique designs incorporate many of the things seen in nature. I’ve always been told I have my own “style” of design. I know what I like and try to offer that to others. Seeing pleasure on the faces of others when they admire the beauty they see in a mix of berries, vines and flowers is one reason I can’t stop doing what I do. All my work is my own. I started in floral design straight out of high school and have kept my hands in it through every other thing I’ve done in my life, which includes teaching school and raising my children. I’ll never get this love for the beauty around me out of my system. That’s a good thing.”

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Raising Green Kids
Business location: Virginia
Raising Green Kids is a mom-owned small business committed to making stylish eco-friendly and natural items for your home.  Decorative and sustainable items such as felted wool dryer balls, unpaper towels, unbleached flour sack towels, owie bags, and more.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 15% off any purchase with promo code MAKERHOLIDAY


Rust + Wire
Business location: Colorado
Rust+Wire is a {husband & wife duo} who thrive off innovation, sunflower seeds, Netflix & sawdust covered everything. What was just a hobby quickly became a local business & now has expanded to Etsy! ALL of our items are hand-made & hand painted!

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 15% off any purchase with promo code FENWAY15 (excludes clocks)


The Rusty Maple
Business location: Ohio
“My shop is all about repurposing, reusing, and recycling, but making it cute! I like making minis, (tea towel ladders, barn doors, trees, pumpkins etc)”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 10% off any purchase with promo code FENWAY10


ShutterTree Photos
Business location: Ohio
ShutterTree Photos offers fine art photography prints and home decor by photographer Christine Beadnell.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
Save 10% off any purchase with promo code HOLIDAY


Skittish Coyote
Business location: Kentucky
“I crochet modern winter wares and home goods. I love making scarves and slouchy hats that you will wear out to grab a coffee with friends, play tag football, or view Christmas lights in.”

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Something Gray
Business location: California
Something Gray….is Handmade. Vintage. Unique. Each piece tells a story. The colors, textures, prints and fabrics have been handpicked, giving new life to what once was.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Sugar River Farmhouse
Business location: Wisconsin
Located in the heart of Wisconsin, Sugar River Farmhouse sells a curated collection of farmhouse décor and antique reproductions including kitchen items, florals, home décor and Rae Dunn.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 10% off any purchase with promo code HOUSEFENWAY


Terra Cottage
Business location: California
Terra Cottage started out as a creative outlet and has become my full-time job.  I went from cutting sign frames by hand at my dining table in my 700 square foot Hollywood apartment to offering a much larger product line in both my own physical retail location at 8405 Sierra College Blvd, Suite B, Roseville, CA 95661 and

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 20% off any purchase with promo code FENWAY20

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Thirty One Girl at Home
Business location: Ohio
Do you love home decor? Fixer Upper? Shiplap? One or all of the above? Then this is the perfect gift for you or someone you love! This 15 oz, ceramic, “Shiplap is my Love Language” campfire mug is Thirty One Girl at Home’s very first product and she’s excited for all of you to get your hands around one!

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 10% off any purchase with promo code HOUSEFENWAY10
Good November 7 – December 7, 2017.



Timber + Lilly
Business location: Arizona
Unique wood signs, baby clothes and toys. Items for your little ones made from the heart.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:
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Wick + Fiber
Business location: Arizona
Wick + Fiber owned by a hard-working SAHM of seven. Specializing in hand-woven wall hangings, bunting and soy candles.

Special Holiday Gift Guide Offers:

Save 15% off any purchase with promo code FENWAY15


Zo & Jordan
Business location: Washington
Zo & Jordan sells farmhouse-inspired kraft paper details such as scrolls and table runners.  Everything is made in-house with recycled kraft paper and water-based ink.


Free “Hello Pumpkin” Printable

Free “Hello Pumpkin” Printable


Well Hello Pumpkin, Happy National Pumpkin Day! I didn’t even know that was a thing, but now that I do…and it’s totally worth celebrating! I’ve had this illustration tucked away for some time and thought it was the perfect day to share it.  Print, style and share this pumpkin freebie. Pumpkins are cute, yummy, and totally worth celebrating! Enjoy! ~M

Download Free Hello Pumpkin Print >


P.S. – If you end up using this print, I’d love to see how you use it! Post it to Instagram and be sure to take @housefenway in your pic. xoxo

Like eating pumpkin seeds? I have the perfect easy and quick recipe for Roasted Pumpkin Seeds


Friday Favorite: Wick + Fiber

Friday Favorite: Wick + Fiber

Hey there friends! I thought I would pop in and share another one of my small maker Friday Favorites. So maybe farmhouse style a la Joanna Gaines is not your thing, maybe you’re more mod and dig BOHO or maybe you like to mix your styles up a bit and do it all ( I do!) Wick + Fiber’s woven wall hangings are so versatile, you can do just that, mix and match. These hand-woven creations definitely fit the popular BOHO trend, but look great incorporated with a blend of styles. Why not be eclectic? Life’s too short not to be!


Wick + Fiber is owned by Caroline, a hard-working stay at home mom of 7. Her business is based out of Phoenix, Arizona. Along with hand-woven wall hangings, Caroline creates hand-woven buntings and a selection of handmade soy candles.

Wick + Fiber Wall HangingI incorporated one of Wick + Fiber’s wall hangings into a grouping along my bedroom wall. Pairing the hanging with a vintage globe from Goodwill (for $5!) and an arrow board sign from Hobby Lobby, creating a whimsical wanderlust theme.

Go check out all of Caroline’s handwoven creations at her shop: Wick + Fiber


Want to discover new makers and artists? Check out all of House Fenway’s Friday Favorites.

Friday Favorite: ForEveritts Home

Friday Favorite: ForEveritts Home

Happy Friday guys! We’ve made it through another week. *happy dance* I swear, I don’t live for the weekends, but when the week is long and the weather is gloomy – the weekend is so welcomed by this girl! For those of you that have been around for a while now you probably know on Friday’s I like to share my favorite makers, artist and crafters. Supporting small businesses, hard working mamas (and daddies) and the creative spirit is so very near and dear to my heart. This week is no exception!


Since starting House Fenway a little over a year ago, I’ve made lots of new friends. Mostly other artists, that own their own businesses, Etsy shops and websites. Sami from ForEveritts Home is one of them. This girl is one of the handiest woman I know! Saws, drills, splinters and all – this girl gets right in there! Her reclaimed artwork showcases not only her power tool skills but the true beauty in repurposed materials. Each piece unique, Sami mixes a vast array of natural elements including reclaimed wood, moss, and florals to achieve these beautiful pieces of art. Each season she launches a new collection highlighting the colors and textures shown currently evolving in nature.

IMG_5509I feel honored to own one of ForEveritts Home’s pieces and I think it adds the perfect touch of Fall to my home. The juxtaposition of textures – the harness of the reclaimed wood against the softness of the moss and florals is so artfully displayed.


Sami has just launched her own website this month which includes a shop, blog and a beautiful inspirational board full of her creations. She is definitely worth checking out, following and why I chose her as my Friday favorite! Shop ForEveritts Home now >


Here is a gallery of some of ForEveritts Home’s other stunning creations:

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Free Fall Coffee Printable

Free Fall Coffee Printable

Free Fall Coffee Printable

After an unexpected late September heatwave, it looks like we might be into full “Fall Mode” here in Wisconsin. Bring on the big cozy sweaters, tall boots and hot drinks!


I love Fall and all that it has to offer. I have so much fun creating and sharing free printables with my readers,  I thought I’d create one to celebrate this lovable season.

Print, decorate & enjoy! ~M

Download Free Fall Coffee Print >



Not into coffee? I have a great mulled apple cider recipes perfect for Fall.
Check it out! Mulled Apple Cider Recipe >>