SFMade Blog

Application: Pinterest & SFMade Holiday Sale

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Thursday, June 25th, 2015 | No Comments

You’re invited to apply as a vendor for the second annual SFMade and Pinterest holiday sale, 38Makers, held at the Pinterest headquarters! When: Saturday, November 21st 11 am -5 pm Cost: $100 Number of vendors: 38 You will be provided with one 6 x 3 table, booth sizes TBD. CRITERIA... [ READ MORE ]

The Monthly Goods: Petel’s Assaita Clutch

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Monday, June 22nd, 2015 | No Comments

Product We Love: Each Petel design is unique, sewn in San Francisco and made from vintage West African ceremonial blankets handwoven in a traditional style by master Fulani weavers. Proceeds support their efforts to train the next generation of weavers. The fabric used for this clutch is more than thirty... [ READ MORE ]

Bolt: The Electric Motorbike Made Here

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Monday, June 22nd, 2015 | No Comments

"I moved to San Francisco in 2006, and back then Craigstlist was good to me. I found my job, my apartment, and my first moped," says Nathan Jauvtis. "I so quickly realized that these two-wheelers were perfect for getting around the city." Jauvtis is the owner of Bolt Motorbikes, a... [ READ MORE ]

Meet Our New Fashion Industry Advisor: Emily Holt

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Monday, June 22nd, 2015 | No Comments

Did you know SFMade offers strategic 1-on-1 consultations with staff or volunteers? Get to know one of our newest fashion industry advisors. Emily Holt is a journalist specializing in fashion, lifestyle and culture. Her work apprears in Vogue, The Wall Street Journal, Elle, among other international titles. Most recently she... [ READ MORE ]

Got space? Share it!

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 | No Comments

Calling all manufacturers who have production space to spare. Do you have a part of your space that’s not being used? Make some money, build community and rent it to another manufacturer. We’ve got great local manufacturing companies looking for the perfect home, which might just be cozied up with... [ READ MORE ]

Ramp It Up!

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 | No Comments

On May 7th we celebrated our 5th anniversary at Ramp It Up! It was a fun-filled night of shopping, networking, and collaborations. Here are some photos by Neumatic Digital of the event. [gallery link="file" columns="4" ids="17029,17032,17031,17030,17039,17038,17037,17035,17034,17033,17135,17134,17133,17132,17131,17130,17129,17128,17127,17126,17125,17124,17123,17122,17121,17120,17119,17118,17117,17116,17115,17114,17113,17112,17111,17110,17109,17108,17107,17106,17105,17104,17103,17102,17101,17100,17099,17098,17097,17096,17095,17094,17093,17092,17091,17090,17089,17088,17087,17086,17085,17084,17083,17082,17081,17080,17079,17078,17077,17076,17075,17074,17073,17072,17071,17070,17069,17068,17067,17066,17065,17064,17063,17062,17061,17060,17059,17058,17057,17056,17055,17054,17053,17052,17051,17050,17049,17048,17047,17046,17045,17044,17043,17042,17041,17040" orderby="rand"]

Thank You to Our Major Sponsors!

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 | No Comments

Thank you to our major sponsors for supporting SFMade Week!

Welcome Home to Henry’s House of Coffee

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 | No Comments

[caption id="attachment_16812" align="alignright" width="249"] Henry and Hrag roasting the coffee beans[/caption] Henry’s House of Coffee is a family business. Third generation roaster and current proprietor Hrag learned the trade from his father, who learned the trade from his. There is a sense of pride in each cup of coffee that... [ READ MORE ]

Presenting the SFMade Earthquake Kit!

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 | No Comments

When catastrophe strikes on the San Andres fault there’s no reason not to be prepared, especially now with the SFMade earthquake survival kit. It has everything you need to survive. It’s locally made. And most importantly, it’s artisanal. The kit includes: [caption id="attachment_16543" align="aligncenter" width="280"] Photo courtesy of http://www.lovecrave.com/[/caption] ~Droplet... [ READ MORE ]
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Opening This Weekend: The Yard at Mission Rock!

Posted by Ferron Salniker | Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 | No Comments

Baseball and SFMade fans get ready for The Yard at Mission Rock! The pop-up village constructed out of recycled shipping containers is open to the public starting Friday, and will house: Rotating pop-up shops from SFMade members Local food and drink establishments Public open space and cultural and community programs... [ READ MORE ]