Showing posts from April, 2015

Opening Day - TODAY!!

Woohoo! It's OPENING DAY today!

Please join us and visit with the artisans, get your chocolate fix and listen to live music. It's gonna be a beautiful day, so step out of the office. We'll be hanging out on Crystal Drive from 11Am - 2PM. Hope to see you there!

Opening Day - TOMORROW!

We are SO excited about Opening Day tomorrow! We have so many great things planned, like amazing crafters, yummy food products and great music from noon-2:00 PM by the beautiful, Janna Audey.

Stop by Crystal Drive starting at 11:00 AM to experience SPARKET's Opening Day.

Bring a friend. Bring your office. Come and support YOUR local businesses. It's gonna be a gorgeous day for a SPARKET.

Rayhart = THIS Wednesday, April 29th!

Art speaks volumes. I am sure you have heard that a million times before. But every single time I look at one of Rayhart's piece, that quote always comes to mind.

Stillness, chance, peace, love and connection are all emotions that resonate with me when I have the opportunity to see Ray's work in person.

See what emotions Rayhart's work stirs up in you, THIS WEDNESDAY, April 29th.

Cardinal Chocolate - April 29th!

If you are anything like us, you know there is more to  the chocolate world than Hershey bars and Cadbury Easter eggs. Not that there is anything wrong with them, but there is so much better out there.
Take Cardinal Chocolates for example. Gourmet chocolate that is hand-crafted right in DC area? That's what I'm talking about!

Why not get your chocolate fix during lunch and help support your local artisans at the same time? Win. Win.

Cardnial Chocolate will join us with all sorts of chocolate treats THIS WEDNESDAY - OPENING DAY, APRIL 29th!

Yikes Twins - Wednesday, April 29th!

OMG. Children's hooded towels never looked so cute! Yikes Twins makes their SPARKET debut on Opening Day with their adorable bath-time goodies.

Your little ones will beg you to bathe just so they can get out and wear these fun and imaginative hooded towels. Yikes Twins offers top-quality, 100% cotton, hooded towels in a variety of unique styles. They are big enough for kids from 2 to 8 years old, and sturdy enough to last until they grow out of them!

Catch Yikes Twins on Wednesday, April 29th! "Because getting clean should be as fun as getting dirty."

Bees 'n Blossoms Organic Honey

Did you know that bountiful nectar sources exist in the meadows and forests of Virginia's countryside? Yep. It's true. And now, Bees 'n Blossoms bring their delicious organic honey products to Crystal City for Opening Day - Wednesday, April 29th.

From raw honey, bee pollen and creamed honey to specialty items and gifts, these honey experts have it all. Experience the sweetness of Bees 'n Blossoms at SPARKET NEXT Wednesday.

Sneak Peek at Opening Day - April 29th!

Only a week to go before Opening Day NEXT Wednesday!

From 11-2, on April 29th, check out the artwork from some of DC's best artisans. Below, sneak a peek at the exhibitors who are gathering in Crystal City every Wednesday in 2015.

And that's just a taste of what SPARKET has to offer! So, stop by during your lunch break and check us out. It's a new season to stroll Crystal Drive. 

Angel & Anchors - Opening Day!

SPARKET is known to feature custom, high-quality jewelry. so Angels and Anchors will fit in perfectly this season, especially on Opening Day, April 29th!

Angels and Anchors specializes in sterling silver and Swarovski crystal pieces and hand-stamped designs, created \ for each individual personality.

Their jewelry makes wonderful gifts for anyone who loves a little sparkle in their life.

Introducing Market SW!

Great news, Artisans! DMM has a brand-new vending opportunity on the Waterfront!

MarketSW is a monthly, 4-9pm Friday evening arts market at Waterfront Station in SW DC, beginning on May 29, continuing every 4th Friday through October 23.

Apply HERE to get in on this new DC Night Market!

JazEaz Designs Returns - April 29th

Market favorite, JazEaz Designs returns with her beautiful, hand-painted and designed shoes and custom accessories.

Chandra Clark's original style sets itself apart from any other art we've seen. Ms. Clark uses everything from shoes to totes to tee-shirts as her canvas, as wearable art is her specialty,

Catch JazEaz Designs, starting opening Day - Wednesday, April 29th!

Herban Lifestyle - Opening Day, April 29th!

With the goal of making the world a happier, healthier, better-smelling place, Herban Lifestyle cooks up products from the highest-quality, healthiest ingredients available, then wraps them in beautiful, earth-friendly packaging.

All Herban Lifestyle products are handcrafted in small batches in Falls Church, VA. With a selection of soaps, sugar scrubs, sumptuous body butters, lip cremes and men’s grooming products, you better head over to SPARKET on Wednesday, April 29th to coop up your own!

Throwing Shop - Opening Day, April 29th!

Handcrafted pottery that is both functional and decorative? Yes, please. Pottery from Throwing Shop is all handcrafted by Marie Kennedy and created with entertaining, gift-giving and the handmade life in mind.

Kennedy's pottery incorporates geometric lines, hand carving and lots of swirls. Each piece is unique so you can cherish the imperfections found in handcrafted pottery, as organic shapes are small reminders of the hand that made the work.

Consider making this the year that you enhance your life with handmade pottery. And get it at SPARKET this season starting April 29th!

Lavender Whim - Opening Day!

SPARKET's Opening Day is less than a month away - Wednesday, April 29th! We have a lot of new and returning artists joining us this year. One of our favorites, The Lavender Whim, will be back the entire season with magical watercolor illustrations. All original designs by artist, Jill-Ann Mark.
So, any time you need a card for a special occasion, all you have to do is step outside your office and BAM! There you go.

Every Wednesday. Beautiful Art. The Lavender Whim.