Homespun Holiday Makers Market

Opportunity

Homespun Decor & Gifts

Homespun Holiday Maker Market:

A Minnesota Made Pop-Up Store

Vendor Information

What:

Homespun Gifts and Decor, a Minnesota-made gift store in South Minneapolis, is opening a pop-up store for the holidays at Eden Prairie Center Mall. We are seeking local artist partners to stock the store with unique, handmade items.

WE WILL SELL YOUR ITEMS. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE PRESENT AT THE MARKET.

Where:

Eden Prairie Center Mall - Store #1050 (Lower Level near Center Court)

8251 Flying Cloud Drive

Eden Prairie, MN 55344

When:

Store opens Black Friday, November 29th

Store will primarily be open Friday-Sunday each weekend, but will open occasional other hours

Store closes on Tuesday, December 24th

Qualifications:

All artists must be based in Minnesota. All products must be made in Minnesota. All products must be made or designed by the applying artist.  

You must apply and pay your $5 application fee before the end of the day on October 25th.

You must agree to our consignment model of 55/45 (the artist retains 55% of all sales made).

Product Delivery: 

There is a shipping dock you can pull up to and unload through a back hallway directly into the store.  See the attached map for shipping dock location. Products MUST be delivered directly to the store in Eden Prairie during one of the following times:

Wednesday, November 13th: 2pm-8pm

Thursday, November 14th: 10am-3pm

Saturday, November 16th: 12pm-4pm

Load Out:

Remaining products MUST be picked up by the artist at the store in Eden Prairie during one of the following times:

Thursday, December 26th: 4pm-8pm

Friday, December 27th: 11am-2pm

Saturday, December 28th: 12pm-3pm

Product Labeling:

ALL products must be labeled by the artist. Labels must include a vendor number (to be assigned) and a price. Homespun will not take items that do not include labels.

Product Display:

If you have your own display items that you feel highlight your products best, we welcome you to bring them with your first product delivery. If you bring display items, please make sure these are also labeled with your vendor number.

Payments:

Homespun will collect all payments for items sold in the store. Payments (55% of sales) will be disbursed to each artist via Paypal on or before January 15th, 2020.

Storage:

Homespun will have a large storage area for holding additional inventory.  Please plan accordingly to ensure we have the ability to keep your products in stock as they sell.

Restocking:

Throughout the month of December, Homespun will be emailing artists as items need to be restocked.  You will be able to deliver products for restock directly to the store anytime the store is open. You will be required to bring your restock within one week of receiving notice.

Important Dates:

October 25 - Applications due

October 30 - Artist notifications sent

November 13, 14, 16 - Product deliveries

November 29 - Store opens

December 24 - Store closes

December 26, 27, 28 - Product pick ups

Liability:

Homespun Decor & Gifts and Eden Prairie Center Mall will not be liable for any lost, stolen, or damaged goods. Insurance for goods and property is the sole responsibility of each vendor individually.

TO APPLY:

Step 1: Fill out the Google Form here: https://forms.gle/LbnfDMiphuvS79fv6

Step 2: Pay the $5 application fee here: https://homespunmn.myshopify.com/products/homespun-holiday-makers-market...

Opportunity Opens

Wednesday, Oct 2nd 2019

Opportunity Closes

Friday, Oct 25th 2019, 11:45pm

Application Location

External Site
MN Artists