2017 VENDORS

We are so excited about our vendors for the Spring Good Makers Market! To learn more about each vendor and see a preview
of their products scroll down. Vendors are listed in alphabetical order. 

1220 BLOOM ST. • ASHWELL FARMS MAPLE SYRUP • BANDED • BLOOM BRIGHTLY PAPER CO. • BOHND BRACELETS • BRANDED COLLECTIVE • DREAMWEAE • EXILE INTERNATIONAL • FASHIONABLE • FREEDOM'S PROMISE • HEAL MINISTRIES • HUMPHREYS STREET COFFEE • MISSION LAZARUS • NEWLY • NOVEL CREATURE • PORTMANTEAU JEWELRY COLLECTION • POVERTY AND THE ARTS • PROJECT 615 • THE SHINE PROJECT • THE WHITE RAINBOW PROJECT • THISTLE FARMS • VALOR BANDS 


1220 BLOOM ST. 
Bloom inspired hand made accessories - crafted from cotton and made with love. Spreading joy with whimsical designs and bold color.
Celebrating life while supporting the families who have loved ones in hospice care.

 
 

ASHWELL FARMS
Pure Vermont maple syrup sold locally. Maple syrup makes people happy! And we are helping our friends with their adoption through the Both Hands Project. 


BANDED
Here at BANDED, we are passionate about fashion, but even more so about giving back to make a tangible difference in our world. Since the beginning, our goal has been to stand for more than just the best accessories. Our 1 =3™ give back program changes a life with every single purchase. Every BANDED product purchased provides 3 meals to a child in need through feeding programs located in Uganda, Latin America, and the Caribbean.

 
 

BENEATH THE SKIN
Beneath The Skin offers relationship and resources through mentoring and community to teens and young adults in order to decrease common struggles such as anxiety, isolation, self-harm, and increase self-worth, social ability and mental health.

 
 

BLOOM BRIGHTLY PAPER CO
Bloom Brightly Paper Co. is a seed-filled greeting card company bringing life back into paper. Our cards can be planted to grow wildflowers or basil, lowering paper waste and helping environmentally-conscious customers feel great about their greeting card purchases.


BOHND BRACELET
Bohnd Bracelets are two multi-colored reversible bracelets that interlock to create one single bracelet. The design allows users to wear multiple colors that represent their particular interests, and trade with someone whom they’ve created a bond with. Bohnd Bracelets exist to connect and bring people together by empowering them to share their story with others.

 
 

BRANDED COLLECTIVE
The BRANDED Collective employs survivors of human trafficking from Nashville-based non-profit End Slavery Tennessee.
BRANDED is an economic empowerment jobs program where the women collaborate with local artisans to design
and handcraft the jewelry collection.

 
 

EXILE INTERNATIONAL
Restoring rescued child soldiers and children orphaned by war to become leaders for peace through art therapy and holistic, rehabilitative care. Restoring hope and empowering survivors through comprehensive rehabilitation programs, equipping local leaders and counselors to provide quality care programs, and providing a sponsorship program for children orphaned and abandoned by war.

 
 

 
 

FREEDOM'S PROMISE
We're on a mission to move people from vulnerability to thriving as we restore communities and prevent human trafficking.

 
 

HEAL MINISTRIES
HEAL empowers vulnerable widows and abandoned women/children in Christ Centered programs that result in sustainability and family preservation. Our focus is Uganda, Africa.

 
 

HUMPHREY'S STREET COFFEE
Humphreys Street exists to employ and empower students in South Nashville. We strive to craft exceptional products that
inspire beauty in the midst of your everyday experience.

 
 

MISSION LAZARUS
Mission Lazarus is a non-profit organization that works in Honduras and Haiti through development initiatives. We believe in empowering men
and women through sustainable practices that will not only better themselves, but better their communities and villages. Among our many areas of focus,
we have vocational schools in both countries that make beautiful, handcrafted artisan leather goods.

 
 

NEWLY
Newly creates beautiful home goods that are made of 100% recycled materials. Newly wants to prove that beautiful goods can be created without using any new materials … All while reducing your carbon footprint and energy output.

 
 

NOVEL CREATURE
Novel Creature is a line of outdoor products for compassionate women. We promote radical self-care by connecting women to the outdoors and supporting mental health counseling with each purchase.

 
 

PORTMANTEAU JEWELRY COLLECTION
Portmanteau is a collection of semi-fine, boho-chic jewelry, handmade in Nashville. The word Portmanteau [ pôrtˈman(t)ō ] means the blending of two things; fusion and asymmetry are core to the Portmanteau concept.

 
 

POVERTY AND THE ARTS
Poverty & the Arts is a social enterprise 501c3 nonprofit that provides opportunities for homeless and formerly homeless artists to foster their creativity and form meaningful community. Finished works are displayed and sold in the gallery of the studio space as well is in businesses and personal collections across the city. Program participants receive 60% commission of original artwork and 25% of prints and merchandise sold with their designs. 

 
 

PROJECT 615
We are a philanthropic t-shirt & apparel company based in Nashville, TN.

 
 

THE SHINE PROJECT
The Shine Project began four years ago with $300 and a mission to mentor and employ under-served American youth who aspire to be first generation college students. In four short years, TSP has provided over 100,000 hours of employment to Shine Center students in Phoenix, AZ and Nashville, TN, where they are taught to hand-make our jewelry and learn many other invaluable skills. This past May 2016, we celebrated our fist six college graduates! Shine Centers are a place where passionate and capable youth receive the encouragement, support and financial resources to make their dream of attending college a reality.

 
 

THE WHITE RAINBOW PROJECT
The White Rainbow Project is a 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit Organization that seeks to empower widows and vulnerable women in India through locally sourced and up-cycled materials used in craft skills while also providing a platform to develop, a Fair-trade line for their work, The White Rainbow Collection. White Rainbow Project also supports women-led co-ops, emergent need support, and sustenance and medical care programs in both North and South India.

 
 

THISTLE FARMS GLOBAL
Thistle Farms is a community of women who have survived prostitution, trafficking and addiction. We provide housing, healthcare, and therapy at no cast to the survivors,. Thistle Farms is a social enterprise that make home and body natural products. Made by the survivors to support the survivors and use income to bring more women out into freedom.

 
 

VALOR BANDS
ValorBands are handcrafted bracelets, wrist cuffs and small bags made from retired, donated military uniforms. When you wear a ValorBand you are wearing a piece of history allowing the service and sacrifice of the uniforms wearer to live on long after their service has ended. Your ValorBand comes with a card giving you the donor's name and branch of service. Each ValorBand is limited addition due to the limited quantity of material to make each band.