The Sydney SS14 Finders Keepers Markets launch TONIGHT at the Australian Technology Park from 6pm until 10pm. We will also be open again tomorrow from 10am until 5pm. This is our last Finders Keepers event for the year and is perfectly timed for Christmas shopping!! Check out our impressive line up of independent art & design stalls, our Food Trucks & Farmers Lane, as well as our Vintage Emporium, both which were very popular at our last event. We’ll also have live bands and djs plus all creative workshops!
Our jam packed event is only $2 to enter! Download the site map ahead of time to find out exactly where your favourite designers are located, and perhaps discover some new ones! For more information on the event including how to get there, parking and other info please head to our Sydney markets page here.
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Take a sneak peek of some of the amazing new design stalls and event highlights below.
Design Stall Highlights:
Sydney Market stall highlights L-R: Pen & Peplum, Paterson + Steele, Public Holiday, Spreadem BeddingBaker & Bailey, Power To Make, The Goodnight Society, The Feather TribeCarlie Ballard, Not Tuesday, The Smallest Tribe, Son Valise
For the full list of designers see the Sydney SS14 Directory
Frankie As well as plenty of copies of our mammoth holiday issue, the frankie stall will be stocked to the brim with all the usual frankie goodness, including 2015 diaries and calendars, Smith Journal volume 13, SPACES Volume 2 and our very first craft book, A Little Bit Crafty. We’ll also have a treasure trove of vintage knickknacks on hand, which would probably make for excellent stocking stuffers (hint, hint). Once you’ve picked up your pressies, don’t forget to grab a lovely gift paper book for all your wrapping needs, and a ticket to frankie’s tombola raffle as a reward for being so damn efficient.
frankie.com.au La La Land Based in Sydney, La La Land collaborates with artists and illustrators from Australia and across the globe to create a very special range of paper goods and gifts that inspires happiness and creativity. Every La La Land product is created with the aim to make every day living more beautiful for whoever receives it. La La Land’s stall at the Sydney Finders Keepers Markets will feature their brand spanking new melamine plate range as well as new illustrated cotton scarf designs, bestselling posters and pot plant ornaments. You’ll also be covered for all things Christmas, with gorgeous artist designed card sets, plywood ornaments and wreaths!lalalandshop.com.au Made590 Made590 is coming to Melbourne! This October we will be packing our shiny black van and heading to Melbourne town bringing all our wonderful, weird, colourful and fun things for you see! Made590 is situated in Newtown Sydney, known for our collections of giftware and Australian made clothing. We have worked on a special range of clothing which we will be releasing exclusively at FK this October, expect to see a beautiful range using Liberty of London fabric, perfect 100% cotton ballet wraps, bright patterns with prints in tops, dresses, and skirts will also be hanging on the racks! All of our clothing is made in Sydney and in limited edition runs, some styles only 4 were made! On our tables we will have lots of our stand-out homewares, stationary and gifts. We are super excited to see all our Melbourne Made590 peeps again, please do come say Hi-to find us just look out for our animal mannequin, who is always a big hit. made590.com.au The Mod Collective
The mod collective is a small porcelain studio producing computer designed and generated vessels and sculptural works. My porcelain collection includes lights, table ware and art objects, the new collection encompasses glass, metal including copper and brass, and timber. The new Wall handle series in Walnut and Oak will be released at the Finders Keepers Market in July. A series of Wall handles that can be used as coat hooks, decorative objects, lighting brackets or door handles, they are produced in Walnut, Oak and recycled hardwood with a coloured Porcelain centre. A full range of table ware including plates and Salad bowls in old and new colours will be available along with a display of new glass and porcelain lights. themodcollective.com.au TMOD This Finders Keepers markets, TMOD will be showcasing lots of new enamel products and stationery that have just been released. TMOD’s interactive stationery, homewares and adventure products all offer a playful double use. These include cards that are wearable animal masks, temporary tattoo card greeting cards and for Christmas there are cards that double as 3D ornament cards to hang from your tree. The Enamel Adventure range will be released at this Finders Keepers with a teapot that is illustrated with things to forage and make healing teas. Similarly, there are plates with illustrations of edible flowers, herbs and weeds that can be foraged from nature and eaten, cups that have hand tips for the outdoors including how to spot a rip at the beach and how to make pancakes on a campfire. This TMOD stall is going to be bigger and better then ever with all your Christmas, home and camping needs! tmod.com.au Bespoke Letterpress Bespoke Letterpress is bringing to Sydney Finders Keepers a great big jumbo stall full of letterpress loveliness! Under our indoor sparkling canopy, come find lots of beautiful letterpress and hot foil stationery – all printed on our family of vintage printing presses – our oldest dating back to 1893! This Finders Keepers we will have our beautiful Christmas letterpress range featuring world renowned calligrapher Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls, and lots of lovely new letterpress goodies fresh off the press! bespokepress.com.au
Back due to popular demand, the Vintage Emporium will once again be part of the Sydney SS14 Finders Keepers market! We have selected a fantastic range of vintage fashion, accessories and homewares sellers, who will have impressive vintage collections on display for you to browse and buy. You can find the full Vintage Emporium line up here.
FOOD TRUCKS & FARMERS LANE:
We’ve rounded up some of the best Sydney foodies and asked them to create their most delicious delights for you at our Sydney SS14 Finders Keepers market! We’ve got bars by Stone & Wood, there will be more coffee from Allpress plus there will be our amazing collection of Food Trucks and Farmers Lane sellers. You will be sure to find something tasty and locally made to feast on, both during the event and to take home as well! Check out the full line up of food trucks & stalls here.
KIDS MONSTER SOFTIE TOY MAKING WITH KATY DEE Saturday 13th December, 2.00-4:30pm, $60. Book here
LAMPSHADE MAKING WITH ANNA TRIGG Saturday 13th December, 2.00-5:00pm, $135. Book here
MACRAME HANGERS WITH NATALIE MILLER Friday 12th December, 6:30-9:30pm, $120. Book here. (SOLD OUT) TAPESTRY WEAVING WITH NATALIE MILLER Saturday 13th December, 10.30am-4.30pm, $165. Book here. (SOLD OUT)
MUSIC LINE UP:
Here is our live music line up for the Sydney SS14 Markets! Check out this announcement post for full details including images and bio’s of some featured musicians.
Friday 12th December 6pm: Kay Proudlove 7pm: Direwolf 8pm: Peasant Moon 9pm: Bonnie Stewart
Saturday 13th December 10am: Jack Shit (DJ) 12pm: Laura Zarb 12:45pm: The Maple Trail 1:30pm: Maia Jelavic 2:30pm: DJ Dylabolical
Don’t forget you can follow along all the action on our social media pages. We have our Facebook Event here (invite your friends!) as well as our Facebook page. You can also follow us on Twitter as well as Instagram. We will be posting live updates from the market all weekend on our Instagram page and we’d love you to do the same. Use the hashtag #sydneyfinderskeepers and#thefinderskeepers so we can find you posts and share some highlights after the event!