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ICYMI: This Week at the Shop
March 29

ICYMI March 29

ICYMI March 29 – New earrings, Easter ideas, and handmade treats of all kind are here! Read on in this week’s ICYMI blog to see why you should definitely visit the 800 block of Mass this weekend!

ICYMI Homespun Indianapolis Shopping

New spring scents from JKM Soy Candles, fresh scented soaps from Get Lathered Soap Co., new t-shirts from New Art Rivals, and neighborhood canvas prints from Cuyahoga Collective!

ICYMI Homespun Indianapolis Shopping
Talk Nerdy to Me

Grab a butter beer, your pumpkin pasties, and settle into your evening with a “Sorting Hat” bath bomb! From pins to keychains, framed art, and actual film strips, we have something for every Potter fan out there!

Got a bowtie lovin’ gamer in your live? Check out the bowties made from the perler beads you used to play with as a kid!

ICYMI Homespun Indianapolis Shopping

New treats, cards, DIY kits, and university mugs are on the shelves for you!

ICYMI Homespun Indianapolis shopping

Spring Babes

If only those velvet leggings came in our size. But at least your kiddo can be fashionable this spring with cute clothing selections from our handmade makers!

New in store – donut play food! Because the best picnics include donuts.

ICYMI Homespun Workshops and Classes

Two-Day Weaving Workshop! -All supplies included!

Saturday, April 20th from 1pm-3pm + Saturday, April 27th from 1pm-3pm! Join us for a 2 day Weaving Workshop with local textile aficionado, Ribbon + Roving!

This is a 2 day class, split up between 2 Saturdays in April (April 20th and 27th). The price of the workshop covers both dates!

During your first day, April 20th, you’ll learn how to build your own loom! -That way you can continue your weaving adventure long after your workshop!

The second day on the following Saturday, April 27th, you’ll learn basic weaving techniques to get your started on your textile love affair!

And all supplies are included! Space is limited in our workshop area, so snag your seat ASAP! Click here for tickets!

ICYMI Homespun Workshops and Classes

Crafternoon: Clay Tassel Earrings

Go ahead and plan your Mother’s Day weekend now! We’re offering special 2-for-1 pricing so you can bring Mom with you to our May crafternoon, the Saturday before Mother’s Day!

In this class, you’ll learn how to sculpt, cure, and paint polymer clay pieces. Youll also learn basic jewelry making techniques to create 2 pairs of tassel earrings!

All supplies are included! Come craft with Mom and make this Mother’s Day super special! Tickets here.

ICYMI Homespun Gallery

May and June Gallery Show

Join us for First Friday gallery reception on both Friday, May 3rd, and Friday, June 7th, from 6:00-8:00pm in store featuring work by student artists at VOICES Corp!

100% of the proceeds from the sale of these works will go back to VOICES Corp!

The mission of VOICES is to enhance the lives of youth through an expression of self, community involvement, and providing options that will empower them to change their lives!

Have a happy, handmade weekend!

-Amanda D.

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Valentine’s Day
Last Minute Gifts

Valentine's Day Last Minute Gifts at Homespun Indianapolis

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts

It’s okay if you waited until the last minute – we won’t tell.

Check out some of our ideas to get you in and out on Valentine’s Day so you can make that reservation on time!

Valentine's Day Last Minute Gifts at Homespun bouquet package

Valentine’s Day Bouquet + Card Package

What’s even better, is that if you did wait until the last minute, you’ll have a chance to score this awesome Valentine’s Day Package! Hand-tied bouquets from Willow + Star Flowers will be arriving at 10am and are first come first serve. When you purchase a bouquet, you’ll get to choose a Homespun Valentine’s Day card for free! Hurry in -limited quantities available!

Valentine's Day Last Minute Gifts at Homespun frittle

Forget the drugstore candy…

And pick up some chocolate covered Frittle instead! With options for dark chocolate, milk, and a mix of the two, you can’t go wrong when chocolate and peanut-butter-fudge-like-brittle are combined! And the gift boxes are perfectly wrapped for Valentine’s Day.

Valentine's Day Last Minute Gifts at Homespun Modern Handmade

Who are you shopping for?

Whether you’re shopping for your partner, your mom, or your kiddos, we have something for you.

For mom, pick up some relaxing bath soaks, face masks, and scrubs from local bath and body maker, 407 Botanicals. And for the kids, you’ll find fun sorting hat and love potion bath bombs inspired by Harry Potter!

Valentine's Day Last Minute Gifts at Homespun jewelry

For your significant other, we have a giant selection of handmade and high quality jewelry, beard products, candles, and so much more.

And have our knowledgable staff assist you in curating a custom gift basket in store. You’ll look like you were planning this for days!

We hope to see you in store on Valentine’s Day (if not sooner).

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ICYMI January 11
This Week at the Shop

ICYMI January 11 Bitchstix lip balms restocked at Homespun: Modern Handmade

ICYMI January 11

ICYMI January 11 – holiday has come and gone, but our favorite products are still rollin’ in! Scroll through to see what’s new – just in case you missed it!

Did you know Bitchstix has expanded their flavor offerings? You can now find coconut, black cherry, very raspberry, and Vegan spearmint. And, as always, 100% of the net proceeds are given to domestic abuse and sexual assault prevention programs. Come get your Bitchstix today!

ICYMI January 11 2019 wall calendars and planners 20% off at Homespun: Modern Handmade

All 2019 Calendars and Planners on SALE!

So. Many. Plans. Stay organized in 2019 with cute and functional calendars and planners from our talented makers! And, get 20% through the end of January!

ICYMI January 11 stickers and ties at Homespun: Modern Handmade

From stickers to anything-but-boring ties, stop in today to get a unique gift that’ll have everyone asking “Where did you get this?!”

ICYMI January 11 t-shirts, prints, necklaces, skull mugs, and pins at Homespun: Modern Handmade

New Loves

We have so many new loves in store! Shop gold-leaf skull mugs from local artist Corey Jefferson before they sell out again. And, who wouldn’t love the astronaut girl pin from The Bungaloo?

Cute little necklaces from Jean Elise Toys make great Valentine’s Day gifts for kiddos (if you’re planning ahead, like we are). And pick up the femme power poster from Bloomwolf Studio for your best galentine while you’re in too!

Have a happy, handmade weekend!

-Amanda D.

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ICYMI October 26
This Week at the Shop

ICYMI October 26 Homespun Indianapolis Monthly Shops Issue Go-To Gift Shop

ICYMI October 26 Homespun

ICYMI October 26 Homespun – no tricks, just treats over here! Thank you Indianapolis Monthly for naming us a “go-to Gift Shop” in the recent Shops issue! We are so thrilled to be featured! Pick up an issue soon and check out all the wonderful spots for your holiday shopping!

ICYMI October 26 Homespun Indianapolis buttons, pins, and badge clips

Flair City

From Indiana La Croix inspired pins to the coolest badge clips you’ll ever see, we are definitely your one-stop shop for all things flair. Your jean jacket will thank you later.

ICYMI October 26 Homespun Indianapolis artisanal mustards and barbecue sauces

Awesome-Sauce

Recently restocked, Best Boy and Batch No. 2 have our mouths watering. Put together a gift sampler for dad this holiday season with a mix of barbecue sauces and award-winning mustards from Best Boy!

Planning a late fall cookout? Traditional Catsup and Ballpark Mustards from Batch No. 2 are a local necessity. Find them in store today!

ICYMI October 26 Homespun Indianapolis artisanal sweets, jewelry, fine art, and Harry Potter candles

Holiday Prep

As the holiday season approaches, our shelves fill up and our door chime rings all day! Stop in to preview the new and recently restocked vendors we have in store!

From artisanal chocolates, caramels, Frittle, and candied pecans, you can get something sweet for that friend that always has your back. Or, if you have a Scorpio in your life, pick up something sparkly from Salame Jewelry Designs.

For the Harry Potter fan, you can’t go wrong with wizarding world candles from JKM Soy. And for the art collector, we are obsessed with the work of Melissa Moss (bottom left image).

ICYMI October 26 Homespun Indianapolis Long Dog Tea Co.

Long Dog Tea Co.

Inspired by their dachshund doggies, Long Dog Tea Co. (locally) creates various tea blends and bath bombs -in the shape of paw prints and dog bones, of course.

You can also find their Harry Potter inspired “Sorting Hat Bath Bomb,” which changes color according to your Hogwarts House. What a stocking stuffer!

ICYMI October 26 Homespun Indianapolis Bad Knees Ts

All the T’s

From badkneesTs, that is. Recently restocked with full size runs and new designs, come get them before they’re gone again!

ICYMI October 26 Homespun Indianapolis Shop Small Business Saturday on November 24

It’s That Time of Year…

Mass Ave Monster Mash, Sunday, October 28 4pm – 6pm! Bring your little ones out and trick-or-treat at the shops on Mass Ave!  More info here.

First Friday: featuring the artwork of Christina Hollering, Friday November 2, 6pm-8pm in store. We’ll have treats and refreshments available during this opening reception!

Workshop: Napkin Rings & Rosé: Low Relief Carving, Saturday, November 10, 1pm-3pm. You can still get tickets here!

MASS AVE MIDNIGHT SHOPPER! Friday, November 16. We’re open until midnight so you can get a jump start on your holiday shopping!

Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22. STORE CLOSED! We reopen Friday, November 23, with normal business hours.

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY! Saturday, November 24, 9am – 10pm! Put your money where your house is and shop small with us this year! This day is so important to small businesses like us and it’s customers like you who keep us alive in the neighborhood! We give out swag bags full of goodies and coupons to the fist 10 customers in line outside of our store at 9am!

Giving Tuesday, Tuesday, November 27, 10am-8pm. Give back with us this holiday season. We donate 10% of our sales this day to Coburn Place and Project Home Indy.

We look forward to seeing you during Mass Ave Monster Mash this Sunday!

-Amanda D.

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ICYMI October 19
This Week at the Shop

ICYMI October 19 Homespun Indianapolis Prints
ICYMI October 19

ICYMI October 19 – it’s been a minute since we’ve updated you! And boy do we have a lot to show you! -Just in time to start those holiday shopping lists, I might add. Wink. Wink.

New from popular maker, Fiber and Gloss, Indianapolis monument prints and skyline canvases are back! Come get some Indy on your walls!

ICYMI October 19 Homespun Indianapolis Baby

Baby Fever

Unfortunately, not all these adorable clothes come in your size too. But, you can find the Hall & Oates inspired tees in adult and youth sizes -phew!

Get baby some comfy and fashionable ensembles for the holiday season with restocks from Exit343 Designs and Ashes & Ashes. Mom and the little tot will both be happy. And remember – we offer free gift wrap in store!

ICYMI October 19 Homespun Indianapolis Men's Goods

Welcome Hold Supply Co.!

We weren’t joking about getting those holiday gift lists ready! From wallets to dopp kits to duffels and more, new vendor Hold Supply Co. is a haven for all things him. Or her. Or you. We’re loving the neutral pallet!

ICYMI October 19 Homespun Indianapolis Art

Foods Before Dudes (and other things)

Another new maker, Amar & Riley, brings high contrast prints and fun enamel pins to our growing arsenal of artists. And score one of their tote bags before they’re gone! As you can see above, they’re already very popular with our staff.

ICYMI October 19 Homespun Indianapolis Candles

Fall Candles from JKM Soy

JKM Soy Candles continues to deliver! An expanded offering of Gilmore Girls, Hocus Pocus, and Harry Potter candles can be found on our shelves. -Perfect staples for your fall binge-watching, just add popcorn.

ICYMI October 19 Homespun Indianapolis Party

Birthday Booze

Because, after 30, all you really want is a bottle of wine/whiskey and take out. New booze bag designs from Exit343 are in store in our party section! Shop them all today!

ICYMI October 19 Homespun Indianapolis Small Business Saturday

It’s That Time of Year…

Mass Ave Monster Mash, Sunday, October 28 4pm – 6pm! Bring your little ones out and trick-or-treat at the shops on Mass Ave!  More info here.

First Friday: featuring the artwork of Christina Hollering, Friday November 2, 6pm-8pm in store. We’ll have treats and refreshments available during this opening reception!

Workshop: Napkin Rings & Rosé: Low Relief Carving, Saturday, November 10, 1pm-3pm. You can still get tickets here!

MASS AVE MIDNIGHT SHOPPER! Friday, November 16. We’re open until midnight so you can get a jump start on your holiday shopping!

Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22. STORE CLOSED! We reopen Friday, November 23, with normal business hours.

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY! Saturday, November 24, 9am – 10pm! Put your money where your house is and shop small with us this year! This day is so important to small businesses like us and it’s customers like you who keep us alive in the neighborhood! We give out swag bags full of goodies and coupons to the fist 10 customers in line outside of our store at 9am!

Giving Tuesday, Tuesday, November 27, 10am-8pm. Give back with us this holiday season. We donate 10% of our sales this day to Coburn Place and Project Home Indy.

We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming events (and shopping in store too)! Have a happy, handmade weekend!

-Amanda D.

 

 

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