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Handmade Designer Maker

Handmade® Designer Maker showcases 350 designer maker resources from across the United States and around the world, with a focus on limited-production makers across all categories and media. Handmade Designer Maker is located in Javits North.

Criteria for acceptance includes:
– A developed line of unique and original work
– Products designed and hand-made by the artists with a focus on limited production
– Quality craftsmanship

Emerging Makers showcases talented designers of handmade product lines in the Handmade Collection. New designers (in business for one year or less) and artists entering the wholesale marketplace for the first time, are invited to submit their designed-driven handmade product line for consideration.  Selected participants will be awarded prime display space in the Emerging Makers display next to Handmade Designer Maker where they will showcase a limited portion of their pre-approved product line. Interested in being an Emerging Maker?

Handmade Global Design

Handmade® Global Design presents 150 global import resources with a focus on good design, traditional craftsmanship, and community building through global artisan workshops. Located in the River Pavilion on level four of the Javits Center.

Core criteria for acceptance includes:
– A developed line of unique and original work
– Authentic designs, handmade through global artisan workshops
– Quality craftsmanship
– U.S. distribution and wholesale pricing capabilities

Artisan Resource®

There is an unprecedented demand for handmade and artisan products in US gift, home and lifestyle markets today. Artisan Resource is a production-sourcing opportunity for overseas artisan enterprises to showcase their products and production capabilities at export terms from the country of origin – connecting US-based importers with international producers and exporters. Exhibitors have experience in meeting export demands and are selected by their commitment to design innovation, cultural preservation, social enterprise and sustainability.

Product categories represented include:  gift, home decor, textiles, tabletop, stationery, jewelry, apparel and fashion accessories.  Materials represented include:  textiles, ceramics glass, metal, leather, natural fibers, recycled materials and paper.

Exhibitors

  • Overseas export enterprises and organizations offering handmade and artisan production resources and product collections with demonstrated export experience
  • Exhibitors exporting directly from country of origin at volume pricing

 Key Attendees

Import buyers representing large and volume retail stores with knowledge/experience with import regulations and logistics, international shipping, foreign wire transfers and production lead times

  • National retail chains
  • Designers
  • Wholesale companies and manufacturers
  • Mail order catalogues
  • Sourcing agents
  • Press

Attendees

  • ABC Carpet & Home
  • Amazon
  • Anthropologie
  • At West End
  • Barneys
  • Bloomingdale’s
  • Canvas/Ochres
  • Cost Plus
  • Crate & Barrel
  • Field Museum
  • Homegoods
  • John Robshaw
  • Jonathan Adler
  • Macy’s
  • MoMa
  • National Geographic
  • Overstock/Worldstock
  • Philipps Collection
  • Roost
  • Sundance
  • Urban Outfitters
  • VivaTerra
  • West Elm
  • Wisteria
  • Z Gallerie

Key Exhibitors

Aid to Artisans
Bamboula
Beyond Borders
Creative Women
Global Girlfriend
La Casa Cotzal S.A.
Raven & Lily
Swahili
Tribal Links

Key Retailers

ABC Carpet & Home
Anthropologie
Cost Plus
Smithsonian
Sundance Catalog
West Elm

Key Press

AOL Living & Home
Apartment Therapy
Better Homes & Gardens
Coastal Living
Country Living
Elle Decor
HGTV
Home Accents Today
House Beautiful
Martha Stewart Living
O, The Oprah Magazine

 

Key Exhibitors

Beehive Kitchenware
Bitters Co.
British Contemporary Craft
Coral & Tusk
Danny K.
dconstruct
Eidos Glass Designs
gail garcia | dinnerware
Hudson Beach Glass
Melissa Joy Manning
Philippa Roberts
Peg and Awl
pip-squeak chapeau etc.
Rebel Designs
Silver Seasons/TableArt
Stinson Studios
Wendy Stevens

Key Retailers

American Museum of Natural History
Anthropologie
Art Institue of Chicago
Dallas Museum of Art
Free Hand
Getty Museum
HD Buttercup
Metropolitan Museum of Art
MoMA
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Seattle Art Museum
Simon Pearce
Smithsonian
Twist
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Key Press

AOL Living & Home
Apartment Therapy
Better Homes & Gardens
Coastal Living
Country Living
The Crafts Report
Craftshownews.com
Elle Decor
HGTV
Home Accents Today
House Beautiful
Martha Stewart Living
O, The Oprah Magazine

 

 

 

 

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