I’m not one for Black Friday shopping, and while I like the idea of Small Business Saturday but rarely get out for it. Let’s be honest, in-person shopping is best avoided this time of year!
All this is to say that I try to avoid shopping at this time of year. But I made and exception this year for The One of a Kind Show – a show devoted to handmade goods. It’s a bit of a double edged sword getting to meet and talk to all the makers; on the one hand it’s fascinating to talk to them, but on the other I tend to buy things I might not otherwise have simply because I spent a long time talking to the person who made it. At least it’s not the mass-produced plastic I would have found had I ventured out on Black Friday.
Get ready to see some (alright, quite a few) of my favourite purchases. Continue reading