MADE LOCAL

AUSTRALIA

2016

Discover Etsy Made Local this Christmas

Join us on November 19 to celebrate the crafters, collectors and artisans in your local community. Scroll down to find your nearest Etsy Made Local event.

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What is Etsy?

Etsy is a marketplace where people around the world connect, both online and offline, to make, sell and buy unique goods. Makers across Australia sell on Etsy, and ‘Etsy Teams’ meet up all over the country to support each other in building their independent creative businesses.

If you’d like to get involved in future events like Etsy Made Local, join your local team.

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FAQ

Exhibitors

What is Etsy Made Local? Etsy Made Local is a nationwide, Etsy-supported, Christmas market on November 19. It celebrates the crafters, collectors and artisans in local communities across the country. From coast to coast, cities will be participating in this event run by local Etsy Teams and participating sellers.

What is an Etsy Team? Etsy Teams is a community feature on Etsy where sellers connect with other likeminded sellers. You can use Team Forums to share information about running a business in your area, get advice from experienced members, or gather with peers to socialize and plan events. Find an Etsy Team based on your location or craft.

How do I become an exhibitor at Etsy Made Local? Exhibitors will be selected by the Teams running Etsy Made Local in their city. To find out more, click on your local event above.

How are exhibitors selected? Exhibitors will be selected through a jury chosen by each organising Team in your city.

When is the deadline for exhibitor applications? The deadlines for exhibitor applications are set by the organising Team. Check with your local team above to find out more.

How much does it cost to be a exhibitor at an Etsy Made Local market? Exhibiting fees will differ for markets in different locations due to factors like venue cost and market size. Please get in touch with the organising team to find out more.

Can I participate in the market without being an Etsy seller or joining the team? No. Everyone participating in the Etsy Made Local events must have an open Etsy shop with active listings and also be a member of a hosting Etsy Team.

General

What is Etsy Made Local? Etsy Made Local is a national grassroots initiative celebrating the crafters, collectors and artisans in local communities across Australia. From coast to coast, cities and towns will be participating in this weekend-long event on 19 November. In 6 cities, Etsy artisans will sell their handmade wares and vintage goods to local Christmas shoppers at these markets, each of which will represent the spirit of the local community.

When is Etsy Made Local? 19 November, 2016. Hours will vary. Please click on the market nearest you for more information.

Do I have to be an Etsy member to shop at an Etsy Made Local market? Etsy Made Local markets are open to everyone; the more the merrier! We do encourage you to sign up to Etsy.com so you can discover even more amazing talent, both locally and around the world.

Is there an Etsy Made Local market in my city? Check the list of participating cities to see if there's a market near you.

Why is there no Etsy Made Local market in my hometown? Etsy Made Local is a community-led initiative run by Etsy sellers and supported by Etsy. Each participating event is run by a group of dedicated Etsy Team members who volunteered to host a market in their area. If there isn’t a market in your area, consider starting or joining the Team in your area and organising one next year.

What is an Etsy Team? Etsy Teams is a community feature on the site where Etsy sellers connect with other likeminded sellers You can use Team Forums to share information about running a business in your area, get advice from experienced members, or gather with peers to socialize and plan events. Find an Etsy Team based on your location or craft.

Is everything at Etsy Made Local market handmade? Etsy Made Local permits the same three categories allowed on Etsy.com. These include handmade goods, vintage items, and craft supplies.

How can I share event photos and updates on social media? We encourage you to share the event on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with the hashtag #EtsyMadeLocal


All Etsy Made Local Locations
Canada

Sept 24


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UK

Dec 2 - 4


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Australia

Nov 19


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Québec

Sept 24


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France

Nov 26 - 27


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US

Nov 19 - Dec 31


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Southeast Asia

Nov 12 - 13


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