Meet the Makers at Third + Bird's Fifth Annual Spring Market

So it looks like Spring is officially (and finally) here to stay. What better way to celebrate than with Winnipeg’s favourite annual Spring market?

From May 4-5, Third + Bird will be back at the historic downtown Hudson’s Bay building for a weekend full of music, art, food and – of course – shopping.

We still have to pinch ourselves that we get to host our Market in the beautiful downtown BAY 💖 You can see our poster hanging at the corner of Vaughan + Portage. ⠀ ⠀ Thank you to our amazing friends at @avenue4communications for being a long time sponsor and supporter of Third + Bird and the maker community. ⠀ ⠀ We also would like to thank @wellcuratedco for creating such a gorgeous poster + spring market campaign for us. They did an amazing job. ⠀ ⠀ Lastly we want to thank @artworkbytaylordawn for doing a killer job on creating a custom pattern that you see inside the letters T+B! She nailed it! ⠀ ⠀ Can’t wait to see you all on May 4th and 5th. ⠀ Details about the Spring Market below.⠀ ⠀ ******************⠀⠀ GENERAL ADMISSION AT THE DOOR $5 CASH ONLY⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ FRIDAY MAY 4th 3PM – 8:30 PM ⠀⠀ SATURDAY MAY 5th 10AM – 5PM ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Basement floor – Hudson’s Bay Downtown, 450 Portage Avenue. ENTRANCE to market is through the doors on VAUGHAN ST @ GRAHAM AVE⠀⠀ ⠀ SIP and SHOP! We have a bar serving up tasty drinks that you can enjoy while you walk around and shop! ⠀ ⠀ Full cafe serving up delicious food, coffee, drinks + treats!⠀ *Vegetarian + gluten free options available ⠀ ⠀ Admission $5 cash at the door⠀⠀ Kids 12 and under FREE⠀⠀ *Sorry no strollers*⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ To see a full line up of our vendors go to thirdandbirdevents.com⠀⠀ ⠀ #winnipegevents #winnipegmarket #winnipeglocal #shoplocal #thirdandbird #thirdandbirdspringmarket #thirdandbirdmarket #skipthemallshopsmall #ywg #204 #finditdowntown #thirdandbirdatthebay #lovelocal #flaremagazine #winnipeg #thatsdarling #flashesofdelight #urbanmarket #urbanmakers #thirdandbirdfamily #onlyinthepeg

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As usual, the star of the show is Third + Bird’s curated vendor lineup. In all, more than 140 of Manitoba’s best makers will be offering up a diverse and eclectic mix of everything from decor and art to clothing and accessories and everything in between. Below is a complete list of this year’s vendors.

FOOD + DRINK 

Abiding Citizen

Aschenti Cocoa

Baltic Brothers

Beeproject Apiaries

Chosabi

Daves Juice Co.

Decadence Chocolates

Flora & Farmer

Fortify Natural Foods

Starting a food product line, specifically granola, was not my forever dream. I could have told you a list of different jobs or businesses I would have pursued first. However… doors open and your heart is lead to places in Gods perfect plan. (Isn’t life funny sometimes? 😊) It has been almost one year since this Fortify journey began and today I couldn’t imagine life any other way. Since starting this food product line, I have experienced the incredible JOY of knowing that my community has one more nutritious food option to choose for their homes and families. • This Saturday, I’ll be hanging out @montrose_and_george in Abbotsford for the FIRST weekend of the Maker’s Series. Come by to sample products and check out our entire line of merchandise! Let’s talk business, passion and alll things granola of course 🤷‍♀️😘! . . . . . #fraservalley #abbotsfordsmallbusiness #abbotsfordbusiness #montroseandgeorge #supportlocal #fortify #passion #pursuit #granola #smallbatch #downtownabbotsford

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Fresh Forage

Good People Foods

GORP

Gourmet Inspirations

Happy Dance Hummus

Jenna Rae Cakes

We are so excited to be a part of @thirdandbird this weekend!! 🎉✌🏼💓 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Friday, May 4 from 3pm to 8:30pm⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Saturday, May 5 from 10am to 5pm⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We’ll be joining 140+ local makers for the biggest urban market in Winnipeg at the Hudson’s Bay downtown. Our T+B menu will include:⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ • Mini Cookie Sandwiches:⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Toffee Salted Caramel ✨⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Chocolate Chip 🍪⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ • Macaron Gift Boxes of 12 (Limited Edition design) and 6 (signature design). Each box will include an assortment of:⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Pistachio 💚⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Salted Caramel ✌🏼⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Cotton Candy 🍭 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Cookie Dough Brownie 🍫⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Raspberry 💓⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Oreo 💙⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We’ll also have our @sugarblossomjewelry x Jenna Rae Cakes Charmer Choker necklace available for purchase! It would make the perfect Mother’s Day gift 💞 See you next weekend! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #jennaraecakes #jrccookiesandwiches #jrcmacarons #thirdandbird #thirdandbirdspringmarket #thirdandbirdatthebay #winnipegbakery #mothersdaygiftidea

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Last Word Libations

Lynn Craft Heirlooms

Okie Doughkie

Old Church Bakery

Go Jets Go! #gojetsgo #hockeynight#playoffs2018 #streetpartytonight

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Pop Cart & Black Market Ice Cream

Red Lake Coffee

Scientific Sweets

Sheepdog Coffee Company

Smak Dab

Sweet C Bakery

Tea Mate Canada

The Canadian Birch Company

Amazing Cappuccino made for me by @delucaswpg at @wpgindulgenceexpo #sogood

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The Pennyloaf Bakery

Theresa’s Sourdough Noodles

Utoffeea

Wolseley Kombucha

HOME DECOR

Adria Warren Creative

Made in Manitoba🌾 – Come find me at @thirdandbird May 4th & 5th!

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Alexis Kanu

Artist Elaine Dilay

All set up for Third + Bird next weekend!

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Artwork by Taylor Dawn

Ashley Lotecki Design

Barletta Beeswax

Birch & Brush (Art by Krista Heide)

Brook Drabot Glass

Chalked Signs

Minis, minis, minis!

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Charleston & Harlow Candle Co.

Chloe & Helen Art

Coal & Canary

Coco Kisses Designs

Cold Hands Ceramics

Dimi Gallery

New favorite canvas 🌊

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Elk & Elm Woodworking Co.

Farmer’s Son Co.

We knew that we wanted to bring some fun new scents with us to next weekend’s @thirdandbird market here in Winnipeg so got to work to create some amazing new scent profiles that we hope you’ll love. The first of which is our brand new Patchouli + Tobacco scent! This limited edition 7.5oz jar with lid is a Third + Bird exclusive that you won’t find anywhere else. This has been one of our favourite scents to create and we’ve loved the reactions we’ve received from those who’ve enjoyed testing it. We’ve heard everything from “this smells like my last trip to Havana” to “this smells like the secret fling that I had at the cottage a few summers ago.” Deep, earthy, musky and slightly woodsy our patchouli is not too herbaceous nor too woodsy. We’ve blended our patchouli with an amazingly rich tobacco fragrance that’ll take you back to summer nights sitting on the end of the boat dock smoking cigars with your ol’ man. It’s equal parts deep and dark with a richness & spice that’s oh so comforting. We can’t wait for you to explore this fragrance and see where it takes you to. 🏕🌲🛶 Find exclusively at @thirdandbird May 4th and 5th in the lower level of Winnipeg’s iconic downtown Hudson Bay Company store. $5.00 admission at the door. Checkout the Third + Bird feed to learn all the details.

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Firewood

Fresh Paper

Huron Woodwork

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Indigo Arrows

Jennifer Bianca Calligraphy

JS Letter Co.

Justine Barry Art

Kate B. Art

Kevin Fawley Art

This new collage will be available at the @thirdandbird Spring Market @ The Bay downtown!

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MacDougall Studios

North City Growlers

Paper Canoe

Pepo Ceramics

Pip Creek Farm

Prairie Sisters Loom

Rachael Kroeker Ceramics

Robin & Yarn

Sand•Stone•Style

Silver Birch Designs

Stone + Colour Creative

String and Bone Studio

Tamara Klassen Artisan Textiles

Treevival

Velvet Plume

Wendi Whale

Whitehouse Art

Looking forward to being part of @thirdandbird again this spring!

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CLOTHING + ACCESSORIES

Andrea Shelley Designs

Alexandra Tumanov Jewelry

Block & Bishop | Arden Berry Loungewear

Blue Pendulum

Boomerang 360

Happy Earth Day! 🌏 #everydayisearthday #takecareofourearth #earthday

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Charlies Charmed Creations

Copper & Pine

Dconstruct

Solar link earrings

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Ekumenik

Friendly Manitoba

But not really though ♥️

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Frontmatter

Custom colours have me thinking about spring 🐡✨💛

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Knits ‘N Knots

Lennard Taylor Design Studio

#WHOMADEMYCLOTHES So much more goes into the making of a piece from Lennard Taylor’s collection than our clients can fathom. After the piece has been conceptualized and designed and the pattern has been painstakingly perfected, Lennard travels to textile trade shows around North America to hand select quality fabrics and prints for each season. Once the fabric makes its way to Winnipeg, each piece is hand-sewn, with great attention to detail and quality, by one of seven Lennard Taylor employees who are all paid a living wage for their talent. When you buy a piece from Lennard Taylor’s collection you have our guarantee that you are buying a unique, Canadian-made, quality garment. As our company grows and expands we will continue to strive to make your Lennard Taylor favourites in the same way that we do today; because people and quality matter to us. ❤ @fash_rev #fashionrevolutionweek

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Little Dear Apparel

Now in blue 💙 Find them at the @etsymanitoba and @thirdandbird markets!!!

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Little Orchard Co.

LOTW Gear

Lovely Moons

Brass+Hematite earrings and many more! Available @thirdandbird.

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Maison Corazon

It’s set up weekend for @thirdandbird ! We’ve been cohabitating with a booth in the living room for the last two months, but this way I made sure every detail It was taking care of. { control freak? Nah… just being very organized 😎 } I loved to design this little space and I can’t wait to meet you there and show you what we do. ❤ Funny fact: I cry every single time I put the sign up. E v e r y s i n g l e t i m e I g e t e m o t i o n a l! Go to stories to see more details! • ~ • ~ • #thirdandbird #thirandbirdspringmarket #ss18 #ilovemaisoncorazon #handmade #handmadewithlove #handmadelifestyle #lifestyle #lifestylecollection #clothingline #fashion #booth #boothsetup #winnipeg #winnipegmade #whiteaddict #whitespaces #color #happy #love #ihavethisthingwithhearts #aboothinmylivingroom #makermovement #createeveryday #showtime #colorscheme #acolorstory #handmaderevolution #entrepreneur #store

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Margaret Jane Design

North Flag

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Oldhat

Sarah Cameron Jewelry

julie lariat. coming soon ✨ #newscjewelry #sarahcameronjewelry

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Sheppards Hook

Souvenir Handmade

Square & Co.

Sugar Blossom Jewelry

The InkPAD Shop

The Peg Authentic Brand

Wilder Goods

FACE + BODY

Beard & Brawn Beard Oil Company

Every guy has their own style, whether that style involves facial hair, clean shaven, or even just a trimmed cheek or neckline, we’ve got the product for you! Our line of all natural, alcohol free aftershaves will help reduce redness, irritation, and promote healing and hydration of your skin. Alcohols are used in aftershaves to clean the skin and close the pours. We use natural anti-inflammatories and anti-skeptics like Aloe and Witch Hazel to give you the best results without causing damage to your skin. Check us out online at BEARDANDBRAWN.COM 📷 by: @hairbyashleylauren #beardgame #beardlife #beardproducts #beardlifestyle #shaving #aftershave #cleanshave #beardgang #beardsofinstagram #beardstyle #beard #beardoil #beardbalm #beardandbrawn #beardandbrawnbeardoilcompany

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Brows by G

Clay Soap

CZE by Tania

Fingernails are Pretty

💊

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Lend Me Some Sugar Bath Co.

Prairie Potions

Sweet Spirit Apothecary

Vonbros Men’s Grooming

BABIES + KIDS

Charlotte’s Dollhouse

Dorothy

Everly After Creations

Hello Darling Co.

Jack Be Thimble

Lux and DAE

These tiny ones get me every time 🤩

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Mama Pacha

Quinn and Dot

Rose + Doll

Sarah Neville Studios

Siggi Clothier

The Joyful Life Co.

✨ shining our stand up today – because TMRW is our set up day for @thirdandbird! We are HUGE dreamers 💫 and when we heard we would be @thirdandbird our 1st thought was ” we wonder if @miss.molly.boler could fit in the basement of The Bay” 💫😲 So we asked , and the The gals @thirdandbird were amazing! They are big dreamers turned doers – and there was brief bit where we thought we could actually get @miss.molly.boler down there! Alas, there is some doors the beauty won’t fit through , but we are so grateful that we are part of something that loves BIG DREAMS✨💫 as much as we do! And our display is going to be SOO fun! We can’t wait for you to see. We are working with a stellar line up of local loves 💖 to bring real lemonade 🍋🍋 stand look to life! @glitterandglueparties will have part + @lilystonegardens 🌱 and our gals @sweetnutfree will have a part too! We can’t wait to see how it comes together and to meet so many of you next weekend JOYCREW✨ Big Love,Missy+ Mel 🚲

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Tiny Inspirations

Ulla & Viggo

Wooden Squirrel at Work

OTHER

Blossom + Fern Yarn Co.

Happy happy Friday! Spring has finally arrived here! We’re getting ready for the @thirdandbird market, just 2 weeks away! Come say hi, at the bay downtown on MAY 4th + 5th and be the first to snag some of our spring collection! Also, did you know that there’s going to be amazing food, and a bar?! Yup, you and your friend(s) can grab your favourite drink, and sip while shopping! I mean, does it get better than that? . . A shoutout to @avenue4communications for doing an amazing job on our business cards! . . . +lemon leaf+ +cactus flower+ +babysbreath+ +velvetplum+ …all part of the spring collection! Only ones missing from the picture is +ranunculus+. . . . . #blossomandfernyarnco #indieyarn #indiedyedyarn #indieyarndyer #handmade #makers #calledtocreate #knitting #knitting_inspire #kniteveryday #onmyneedles #knittersofinstagram #igknitters #sockknitting #crochet #crochetersofinstagram #yarnstagram #yarnlove #yarn #wool #canada #woollove #squishywool #yarnaddict #knittinglife #yarnstash #yarnobsessed #yarnlife #makecreateshare #makersmovement

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Dreaming Tree Paper Company

Floral Fixx Design Studio

Bringing out the tropical blooms to match the warm weather! ☀🌺

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Fresh Emblem

Hairology

Hannah Guthrie Designs

Jane & Rose

Lewis & Clark Collar Co.

Little Box of Rocks

Nepali Women’s Coop

Rockridge Acres

The Flower House

The Green Light Collection

A glimpse into how it all began: . Stamping bar jewelry holds a special place in my heart because it’s kind of where it all began…. After I graduated with my masters degree I wasn’t sure what to do with the extra space in my life. I’ve always loved being creative and detail oriented so I started testing out the creative waters with things I never had the time to do in my 6+ years of post secondary school. I started stamping jewelry and in a turn of events I was asked to start selling my jewelry to benefit a local charity. That’s when, unbeknownst to me, a crafty tendency turned into a small business. What I make has evolved but my stamped jewelry has always remained some of my most popular and treasured pieces. I see it as a way to send small but powerful positive messages out into the world. So when you buy bar jewelry, know that in a way you’re supporting me from the beginning, before I even knew what this would become.

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Wild Earth Farms

Yard Monster Games

CAFE

Baba D’s Perogies

Green Carrot Juice Company

Stella’s

The Crabapple Tree

General admission for the Third + Bird Spring Market is $5 (free for kids 12 and under). As always, a portion of proceeds will go to the Nepali Women’s Co-op.

More information here.

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