Shop Local AND Handmade! Your Guide to Phoenix-Area Crafters & Etsy Shops


There are some amazing local moms in our community that make the most amazing handmade items. As we approach this holiday season, what better time to spotlight our local crafters and their upcoming markets than now!

{Just so ya know…this is a list I came up with myself after some good old fashioned research and crowd-sourcing my friends. SMB doesn’t have any financial affiliation to the businesses mentioned – except that we happen to be friends and fans of some of the owners because, hey! we’re all local AZ mamas and women! If we missed a business you love, please leave it in the comments below!}

Phoenix-Area Crafters & Etsy Shops

Gathering Wishes Studio – creates modern and functional design for kids. Adorable and creative products.

Petal Pusher designs and creates hand-crafted fabric flowers and brings a little punch of color to wherever it lands. 

The TomKat Studio – a simply fabulous business which includes an amazing blog and shop filled with party inspiration, printable party designs + sweet party supplies!

The Hall Girls – Bows, Tutus & Everything Girlie

Allie Gray – makes adorable handmade clothing, unique toys and gifts.

Applewhite Handmade – Purses, clutches, cuffs, children’s clothing and accessories, flour sack towels, bobby pins all designed and handmade by me in my home studio. Adorable.

BeCutieful – has a must-have for all moms, keybands. They are handmade with care in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Chic Headbands – creates adorable fabric chic headbands.

Never Nola – has some adorable hand-crafter accessories that will sure to make any girl feel fabulous!

Blue Eyed Owl– online vintage shoppe. lifestyle blog. local markets.

Pink Bath Boutique –  makes luxury handmade bath and body products.

Nina & Grapey – super cute and very reasonable unique plush toy.

Beebee Baubles – sweet bonnets and diaper clutches.   SewLita – creates cute chevron pillows and pumpkins.

SoFabDesigns – very cute personalized acrylic cups to piggy banks, cute gifts.

Ava Rose Designs – Women and children’s clothing. Fashion Accessories.

Flipped Bird – Fun & Funky reversible bags, floppy hats, headbands & hair accessories.

Local Handmade Markets

Upcoming Holiday Market Dates: 

Pecan Creek Boutique – November 17th, 2012

 Turkey Treasure Trove – November 17th, 2012

3rd Annual Holiday Boutique in Mesa – December 1st, 2012

Frances Crafeteria: December 7th, 2012

MADE Market: December 8th, 2012

Check out these other fabulous markets and upcoming events:

Moms4Moms Annual Marketplace – April 28th, 2013

JAM in Old Town Scottsdale

Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market

Hissyfits Hulaballoo

Believe Boutique

 Do you know of any local moms that have a handmade craft business that wasn’t listed? We want to know you, please share!

Please share any marketplace events you that wasn’t listed. We want to go!


  1. If you haven’t been to JAM artisan boutique ( you are definitely MISSING OUT!!! It has the best handmade, homemade, repurposed treasures from jewelry to home decor. Not only is the shopping amazing, it is becoming the place to hang out on Thursday and Friday nights. Check out the event links!! Fun, fun, fun!!

    Splendid Karma ( is another fabulous local find. She creates accessories for children, adults and home!!

    Between these two, you’ll have 90% of your holiday shopping done!!

  2. Hi, my name is Angie and I live in Goodyear, Arizona. I have an Etsy shop and would love to be included in the list of hand crafters. My etsy shop name is MAD Glam Apparel.

    I also love making custom items for my customers.


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