Fox & Brie: 2015 Holiday Events

I’m excited to announce our holiday event schedule! Stop by for a chat and check out exclusive new products, holiday specials & free gift wrapping for all purchases. Hope to see you soon!

Fox & Brie at Renegade Craft Fair Austin

Renegade Craft Fair

November 28 + 29
11a–6p
Fair Market
1100 E 5th Street
Austin, Texas

Free to attend and featuring a thoughtfully curated selection of the finest indie-craft goods, Renegade is perfect for all of your holiday gift-giving needs. Attendees will enjoy a weekend of shopping handmade, participating in DIY workshops, and joining in on the festive holiday vibes.


 

Fox & Brie at Blue Genie Art Bazaar

Blue Genie Art Bazaar

November 27 – December 24
10a–10p daily
Marchesa Hall & Theatre
6226 Middle Fiskville Road
Austin, TX

Free admission & parking.
All items at the bazaar have been handmade by local and regional artists that are selected through a rigorous jury process. The bazaar features the work of more than 200 artists that offer a variety of imaginative and beautiful gifts. You can expect to find: paintings, photography, prints, sculptures, jewelry, clothing, accessories, glassworks, ceramics, and more you can’t find anywhere else.


 

#MakerSecretSanta by Fox & Brie

#MakerSecretSanta

Deadline to join: December 7

Sign up for the fun!

One of my favorite things about owning a handmade business is connecting with my fellow makers. So this holiday season, I thought it would be fun to organize a gift exchange among the maker community. It’s an opportunity to share a little love & have fun with your fellow creatives…and maybe even make a new friend along the way!

#MakerSecretSanta

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Happy Holidays, Maker Friends!

One of my favorite things about owning a handmade business is connecting with my fellow makers. So this holiday season, I thought it would be fun to organize a gift exchange among the maker community. It’s an opportunity to share a little love & have fun with your fellow creatives…and maybe even make a new friend along the way!

The Basics
1. Submit your information through the link below.
2. Receive the name & info of a fellow maker.
3. Send one of your amazing creations to your assigned maker.
4. Receive special something from you own Secret Maker.
5. Share a photo of your gift with #makersecretsanta community!

Deadlines:
Signup: December 7
Notification: December 10
Shipping: December 16

Guidelines:
1. If you sign up, you must be willing & able to ship your gift by December 16.

2. The gift exchange is open to any maker / craftsperson / creative entrepreneur located within the US.

3. The sender is responsible for shipping costs.

4. We’re sharing our own creations, so there’s not set price limit, but please send an actual product. Coupons & promotional material can be included, but these items alone don’t count as a gift. It doesn’t have to be expensive, but your should be something special that you would be excited to receive.

5. Have fun! This is an opportunity to share your work with other craftspeople. Continue the love by sharing a photo of your gift on social media. Be sure to tag the maker & share it with other #makersecretsanta participants!

Join the fun!

Click here to sign up now.

If you have questions or would like a little more information, please contact me by email at hello@foxandbrie.com or fill out this contact form:

 

(This form is for inquiries only, and will not sign you up for #MakerSecretSanta.)

Hello Fall!

Fox & Brie 2015 Fall/Winter Bow Ties

I’m so excited to share the new Fox & Brie Fall/Winter Bow Tie collection! Hurry over to the shop to see more.

Interested in wholesale? Email me at hello@foxandbrie.com for the latest line sheet & ordering information.

Friday Favorites

Amelie Turban – LouvelleWear  |  Raiders of the Lost Ark Poster – Monster Gallery  |  Rattan Chair in LilyTerrain  |  Sweet Dreams Banner – Summer Boyfriend  |  Porcelain Stickers in Little Townnuukk  |  Botanic Wars iPhone Case – Josh Ln  |  Brooklyn Bag – Flux Productions

Etsy Spotlight: Shovava

Shovava | via Fox & Brie

Drawing inspiration from the anatomy of birds & her natural surroundings, Melbourne-based artist Roza Khamitova creates scarves that mimic the appearance of wings. Her designs are hand painted in watercolor then digitally printed on your choice of cotton or silk fabric. I’m not sure what I like more: the color schemes, the detailing, or the fact that you can actually spread your wings…like some kind of magical friggin’ bird-lady!

You can see more of Roza’s designs in her Etsy shop: Shovava

Photography: sejkko’s Lonely Houses

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Lonely Houses a photographic series by sejkko (Manuel Pita)

Using the sky as a simple backdrop, Manuel Pita simultaneously captures the quaint beauty of the house’s exterior & the unique personality that lies within. A visual artist/fine art photographer with a PhD in Artificial Intelligence, Pita describes himself as “one of ‘those peculiar cases’ of people equally drawn and competent in more than one discipline.” After a long artistic hiatus, he began sharing his photographs on Instagram and bam! his online persona, sejkko, was born. He currently resides in Portugal—the location of many of his lonely houses.

To see more of his work, visit his website or Instagram.

 

Friday Favorites

Ikat Blanket Scarf – DeBrosse  |  Rivers of America Poster – The Far Woods  |  Moonstone Deco Ring – datter  |  Girl & Dog Embroidered Illustration – Sarah Walton  |  Little Monster Wool Pennant – Strawberry Moth  |  Ice Cream Truck – Des Enfantillages  |  Tabletop Pine Forest – 2of2  |  Ceramic Hand Bowl – SCULPTUREinDESIGN