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Tuesday, July 5, 2016

North Texas M.A.D.E. is teaming up with GGP Malls to bring you the Local Maker Mall Tour 2016. We're super excited to partner with GGP this year to introduce talented local makers to a whole new market!

Malls have long been the home of corporate retail shops; similar stores all in a row, with items often made overseas and levels of corporate management. While that's all well and good, we're ready to bridge the gap between the corporate world and small business. We're bringing a select group of indie makers to you, proving that you can find original, beautifully handmade goods in your own backyard; items created in the USA, right here in North Texas! With just as much class, sparkle and high quality you expect to find among your regular mall retailers, you'll also find innovation, originality and personalized service when you shop with small, independently run businesses.

Grab your phones, call your friends, save the dates!

Hulen Mall - Fort Worth - Saturday, August 6, 2016  10am-6pm  (Tax Free Weekend)

Parks Mall - Arlington - Saturday, August 13, 2016  10am-6pm

Your hard earned money goes directly to the maker, who you'll get to meet and chat with when you make your purchase. They work hard everyday to bring you quality goods you can be proud to bring into your home; handcrafted, one of a kind items that can often be customized to suit your needs. Shopping with local artisans not only boosts the local economy, but helps those artisans support their families, and grow their business to better serve you, and their communities.

We know you'll have lots of reasons, including back to school, to be out shopping at your local malls this summer. We hope you'll take time to stop by to meet, and shop, with our amazing local artists, craftsmen, and women, while you're there. We look forward to seeing everyone in August!

Be sure to find and follow North Texas M.A.D.E. on Instagram, Facebook and other social media to keep up with local artisan news and show previews.

If you're a vendor interested in participating in this event, please click here for more information.

GGP has over 120 properties nationwide, with 4 thriving DFW centers, which consists of Stonebriar Centre, Parks Mall in Arlington, Town East Mall and Hulen Mall.
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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

North Texas MADE is excited to be a sponsor for the 4th Annual Bedford ArtsFest! 

Free to Attend

Saturday, April 2, 2016

10:00a.m. – 8:00p.m.

Boys Ranch Park, 2801 Forest Ridge Drive Bedford, TX 76021

The 4th Annual Bedford ArtsFest, featuring Juried Art Selections, Local and Regional Craft Vendors, an Emerging Arts Display, Family Arts Activities, Live Music & Entertainment and Craft Beer & Wine sales.

We hope you'll come out to enjoy the day and shop with some of North Texas's finest artisans! Your support of handmade makers can make all the difference, so remember, shop local, shop small, shop handmade! We thank you!

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Sunday, December 13, 2015

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This year at the Cowtown Indie Bazaar we were very excited that Santa Claus came to visit! I mean, he is all about handmade toys for the holidays.

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A big thank you to Oriental Trading for helping with our photo booth and providing all of the beautiful snowflakes for our winter wonderland photobooth backdrop!
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Friday, December 11, 2015

At this years Cowtown Indie Bazaar we want to invite you to get crafty with us!

Create memories with a personalized gift you can make for friends and family, and allow the kids to make one too. Santa will love eating his cookies off of your handmade plate.

Preorder recommended as only a limited amount of supplies will be available on the day of the show.

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Wednesday, December 9, 2015

We're just days away from this years Cowtown Indie Bazaar! And we've got a treat for you today. A sneak peek into this years Swag Bags.

To grab one make sure you're one of the first 40 customers in line when the doors open Saturday morning! 

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Monday, December 7, 2015

We've made our list and checked it twice. Here are the handmade vendors you'll find at the 
Cowtown Indie Bazaar Handmade Holidays 2015

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