THIS IS ANOTHER IN A SERIES OF SHOPPER STORIES IN WHICH CRAFTY MARTERS SHARE THEIR ADVENTURES AND FUN FINDS AT ONE OF OUR MARKETS.

HERE IS SELAH'S STORY FROM HER VISIT TO THE CRAFTS AND DRAFTS AT THIRSTY DOG!

Age: 23

Profession: Patient Service Representative, Crafty Mart Marketing Intern, Small Business Owner

When I first got to the pop up shop at Thirsty Dog, I was so grateful that the weather was cooperating (for once) but I was also thrilled to see some of the vendors that had not been at the last event.

My first stop was the Regeeked table. There I found so many cool wallets and accessories that were stitched and made from repurposed comic books! My inner nerd fell in love with all her products but I was particularly intrigued by her immense button assortment. It literally took me about 7 minutes to make a final decision. I decided to go with a Powerpuff Girls and an Adventure time button. I’m sad to say that my Adventure Time button fell off my jacket and into the abyss. :( However, I believe that was the universe working its magic so I would return to this wonderful shop and purchase more of her amazing one-of-a-kind items!

I also stopped at The Bom truffles table. I had the chance to taste so many delicious alcohol-infused truffles. I also learned about their truffle making parties which I might just have to invest in. Who knew blackberry wine paired so well with dark chocolate?!

After going through all the vendors, I worked up an appetite and stopped by the Smash Time Food truck. There I picked up some Rockefeller Frites which were to die for! They were made fresh and hot and they were so good, I almost burned my taste buds off but trust me when I say it was totally worth the burn!  

With the pop up shop at Thirsty Dog being my second Crafty Mart event to date, I must say I am honestly impressed with everything they do to show love to small business owners and the makers of this great state we live in. I am so proud to be apart of something so magical and I’m sure all of or vendors would say the same! I’m oh-so-excited to volunteer for the next event!

Did you miss out on Crafts & Drafts? Save the date for September 16th when we'll return to Thirsty Dog Brewing Company!

Thanks for sharing your story, Selah!

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