Lots of Winners!

Giving away prizes is always a pleasure ... receiving them will always bring a smile and excitement in having won something.
We Congratulate all the winners of our Christmas giveaways ~

Christmas Gift Hamper ~ valued $350
Maria T from East Bentleigh
Maria has visited the market a few times and loves to support local business and handmade ... she likes to buy handmade too.

Craft Pack 1st prize ~ valued over $50
Benjamin from Glen Huntly.
~ came with his grandmother and enjoyed all the craft activities.

Craft Pack 2nd & 3rd prizes ~ valued over $16 each
Charlie K from Clayton
Cara B from Doncaster.
Cara's mum heard about THS from a stall holder at a Nunawading market so decided to visit ours.

Lolly Guessing Competition
The correct number of lollies was 147
The winner is Catherine H from Hughesdale ~ she had the nearest correct guess of 158
Catherine has been to our market a few times & likes to bring her friends along with her.

Our Christmas market was the last one for the year and the giveaways were the last for the year too. We know our winners will enjoy their prizes and we'll be looking forward to doing more in 2014.


Notice to Stall holders.

We have been receiving queries in regard to applications for market dates in 2014.
Market dates for 2014 have been posted but we are not taking bookings at this time. With our final market over for 2013 we are taking a well deserved break over Christmas & New Year.

Please Do Not send in applications now as they will not be accepted. In early January the new application forms and updated Terms & Conditions will be uploaded & made available to you.

Applications will be processed from late February and taken in order of arrival.

So Please remember - applications are not yet open for 2014; do not send them in until we announce them as being open. Stall holders will receive notification via email and announcements will be made here on our blog.

Thank you for understanding. Wishing you all a wonderful Christmas and prosperous New Year - have a lovely break & enjoy the holiday season.

Looking forward to seeing you all in 2014 for a great year ahead.


Awesome Christmas Market

Buy handmade for Christmas because it's beautiful, awesome and gorgeous!
This has been our catch-cry for this Christmas season. We understand that handmade can't fulfil every Christmas celebration need and we are also fully supportive of small business in the local community and home based businesses of other kinds. However, we are passionate about gorgeous handmade creations and will continue to encourage you to buy handmade for Christmas as much as is possible.

Make an appointment to visit us for our final market for 2013. We're finishing off the year with a huge celebration. Here's what to expect when you arrive on Saturday 14th December.

Awesome Stall holders with amazing creations ...
~ 35 of them will impress you with their wares.

Christmas Hamper Giveaway ...
~ valued at over $350 ~ FREE to enter.

Live Entertainment ...
~ Marisa Quigley is back to entertain while you browse, shop & relax.

Cafe Handmade ...
~ A delicious, tempting, refreshing menu awaits you ... a great little spot to relax & soak in the atmosphere.

Lolly Guessing Competition ...
~ Anyone can enter & it's free to enter. Just come in & guess how many lollies in the vase. Win the lollies AND the vase.

Craft Pack Giveaway ...
~ This one's for the kids. There are THREE to give away & it's FREE to enter.

Paper Chain Activity ...
~ Each child will be able to make a Christmas paper chain decoration that they can take home with them. It'll measure approx 1.5m when finished (one per child).

Colouring Station ...
~ will be set up as usual with lots of Mooki colouring sheets for the kids.

Face Painting ...
~ supplied by Kerry from What-nots for Tiny Tots & will be available from 11am - 3pm.... and Guess what? This is FREE too.

What else can we tell you? ... We're an Indoor boutique market ... It's Free Entry into the market ... and we have tons of fun-loving, warm-hugging atmosphere!
Saturday 14th December
10.30am - 3.30pm
St. Anthony's Parish Hall 
164 Neerim Rd Glen Huntly, Melbourne


More Fun Activities

Once again, Mooki is sneaking in ahead of time to announce more fun activities.
December 14th is the date for our last market for 2013 so Mooki is making sure there's lots to celebrate with the kids.
... And it's ALL for FREE.
Face Painting
Available between 11am -  3pm
A Big Thank you to Kerry from  What-nots for Tiny Tots for providing this service.
Please visit Kerry in support of her work and in appreciation of her generosity.

Lolly Jar Guessing competition (& for big kids too)
... Only this time it's not a jar but a lovely tall vase that is part of the prize. 
Valued at approx. $25
This is open for ANYONE to enter.
All you have to do is guess how many lollies are inside. The person with the correct, or nearest correct guess, will win the vase with all the lollies inside.
Paper Chain activity - free.
Each child has the opportunity to make a lovely Christmas paper chain decoration. They can take it home & use it to add to Christmas decorations at home. The paper chain measures approx 1.5m when completed (depending on the overlap of each link) 

Craft Pack Giveaway
Dont' forget about the huge Craft Pack giveaway announced in the previous post.... and all With compliments from Mooki - just scroll down to the post below this one to read all the details.
Colouring Station
... will be set up as usual with More colouring sheets.
But in order to take part in all of these festivities you'll need to visit ... 

The Handmade Show
Saturday 14th December

10.30am - 3.30pm

St. Anthony's Parish Hall

164 Neerim Rd Glen Huntly, Melbourne.


Giveaway for the Kids too!

The craft room has been raided and craft supplies have been gathered. Mooki simply isn't going to be left out of the spirit of giving ~ a HUGE craft giveaway has been organised especially for the kids.

THREE craft packs will be available.
1st prize includes over 120 pieces valued at $50 (pictured above).
... and contains an assortment of craft papers & card, shapes & embellishments, plus assorted gifts.

2nd & 3rd prizes each include over 60 pieces valued at $16 (not pictured).
... and contains an assortment of craft papers & card, shapes & embellishments.

All that's needed is some glue for loads of creative fun.

How to enter.
  1. Visit The Handmade Show on Saturday 14th Dec between 10.30am - 3.30pm, and fill in an entry form. 
  2. It's FREE to enter.
  3. One entry per child.
  4. Entry form requires a parent name, child's name and contact number.
  5. Details are solely for the purposes of contacting the winners.
  6. Winners drawn at end of trade on 14th Dec.
  7. Winners will be contacted within 72 hours.
  8. Prizes will not be posted and must be collected by prior arrangement.
  9. Prizes cannot be exchanged, or redeemed for cash.
  10. Prizes are suitable for 5yrs+ with several pieces suitable for 8yrs+
 So bring your children along ...And THREE lucky children will win a crafty prize that keeps them happily creating during the holidays.

Saturday 14th Dec
10.30am - 3.30pm
St. Anthony's Parish Hall
164 Neerim Rd Glen Huntly, Melbourne Vic


Gorgeous Christmas Giveaway

Giving gorgeous gifts is something we all love to do at The Handmade Show. So, what better way to help you celebrate Christmas, or the holiday season, than by giving you the chance to win an absolutely gorgeous gift hamper!
Take a look at what the lovely stall holders have donated. They love creating beautiful things and they would love to give you a surprise. They have given happily so as to put a big smile on your face, send you cheery thoughts and warm wishes from their heart to you. How lucky for visitors to The Handmade Show.

 The prize value is over $350 ($361 to be exact).
...and here are the wonderful contributors to the prize....

Three Little Kids

In support of their work, please visit these lovely creators who have given so generously.

It's easy to enter ~ simply visit The Handmade show on Saturday 14th December and fill in an entry form. It's FREE to enter. More information, plus Terms & Conditions, are available at the Competitions page.


Related Posts with Thumbnails