The Little Red Spade offers something different at each Makers Market

Inside The Little Red Spade (TLRS) you can find HOBO handmade cigar box guitars, charcuterie boards, jewellrey, handcrafted leather purses, fusion paint, a wall of wool, custom etched glassware and so much more. The Little Red Spade is a quaint little shop on Stittsville Main that caters to those who love attractive homemade crafts. You can find many locally made gifts for that special someone or even yourself! Father’s Day is on June 20th and you are sure to find the perfect gift for Dad at the Makers Market this Saturday, June 19 or Sunday, June 20.

Why does a Makers Market stand out from others? These markets provide an opportunity for small, local entrepreneurs just starting out to display and sell their creations. The market gives an advantage for the vendors to become known in the community for their quality products with customers returning for more.

(Just some of the vendors you can find at The Little Red Spade Makers Market on June 19 and 20, 2021 – Stittsville Main Street)

The TLRS Makers Market, is pleased to introduce you to Samantha, a local Sacred Heart High School student, who along with her two sisters started creating a beautiful selection of handmade quilling greeting cards. Say happy Father’s Day with one of the handcrafted cards made by Samantha and her sisters. She will also be selling greeting cards for birthdays, graduation and other occasions. You can find Samantha at the My Pluto Designs display on Saturday, June 19 from 10:00am until 2:00pm.

Who loves homemade baking? Joan Knight, of Knight’s Bakehouse, will be selling her wonderfully created baked goods and cookies on both Saturday and Sunday at the Makers Market. There is no doubt you will catch the waft of her baking before you see the beautifully sculpted and artistically iced creations. Perfect and just in time for a special dessert for Father’s Day, pick-up Joan’s delectable treats either on Saturday or Sunday from 10:00am-2:00pm.

On Sunday, June 20th, from 10:00am – 2:00pm, Chef Peter will be at the Makers Market bringing his fabulous Kristy’s Naturals low-sugar jams and jellies (take it from me his Red Pepper Jelly is beyond the moon good!). Chef Peter has incredible salsas from ‘Stittsville Spicy’ to ‘Garlic Cilantro Lime’, you’ll taste buds will crave them all. Pick-up a jam or jelly for breakfast and a salsa or more for that afternoon Father’s Day snack.

And what would be a Father’s Day without Brew Revolution handcrafted beer? You can pick-up a Father’s Day special that includes Brew Rev’s craft beer, some salsa and chips or a 6-pack of the bubbly gold. Warning – this special sold out last weekend, so you better get to the Market early! Brew Revolution beer will be available on Sunday, June 20 from 10:00am – 2:00pm. You could also be a lucky customer to receive a special meal coupon.

On both days vendors will be selling an amazing Olive Oil from Lebanon, Bathe & Lather handmade soaps and much more. Don’t forget to drop into the shop to pick-up your Do-It-Yourself products and projects waiting to be completed.

Happy shopping while you support our local bakers, artisans and crafters.


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