Vendor Spotlight: Designs by Dawn

Dawn Conard started her jewelry business by making clip-on jewelry for purses. She called them Purse Bling and began selling them at her local farmer’s market in 2012. As happens so often when a talented person starts creating, one thing led to another. Now Dawn upcycles vintage watches & jewelry into timeless pieces that are … Read moreVendor Spotlight: Designs by Dawn

Vendor Spotlight: RosieJean’s Sweet Tea & Jesus

Kylee Julius named her inspiring business after her two biggest supporters.  RosieJean is an amalgamation of her grandparents’ names. “They are the sole reason I am the person I am today and I wanted to honor them,” she says. “I miss them and love them so, so much.” Kylee started her business with her husband … Read moreVendor Spotlight: RosieJean’s Sweet Tea & Jesus

Vendor Spotlight: Cut From the Same Cloth

Christy Libbert and her dear friend, Amanda, worked together for several years in hospital administration before they decided to start a boutique. Both women had to dress nice for work and loved boutique clothing. It didn’t take them long to decide they wanted to create a business where they could share their unique style at … Read moreVendor Spotlight: Cut From the Same Cloth

Vendor Spotlight: The Sweatt Shop

The Sweatt Shop features absolutely adorable pillows and pillow covers, baby blankets, bags, and minky bunnies, and it all started with a beginner’s sewing machine and the need for some pillows. Rebecca Sweatt had some leftover fabric from that personal project, so she made a couple more and listed them for sale online. “They sold instantly!” … Read moreVendor Spotlight: The Sweatt Shop

Vendor Spotlight: Nana’s Aromas

Ann Applegate has loved candles and their scents since she wasy very young.  “There’s just something about making your home smell wonderful,” she says. “Fragrances can take you back to a place in your past with just the first smell….walking in the door at Mammaw’s to smell her apple pie baking….helping Mom make her cinnamon … Read moreVendor Spotlight: Nana’s Aromas

Vendor Spotlight: Khristi’s K-9 Kookies

We know you love your dog.  And there’s nothing better than making that dog happy, right? That’s why we’re so excited to have Khristi’s K-9 Kookies as one of the incredible vendors who will be at Backroads Market on May 11 & 12. Khristi started her unique business twelve years ago. Being an animal lover, … Read moreVendor Spotlight: Khristi’s K-9 Kookies

Vendor Spotlight: Envision Designs

Envision Designs is bigger than just a couple of amazing ladies who make beautiful handbags.  Started in 2012, it is a part of First Chance Center, a non -profit that operates out of Paoli and serves adults and children with disabilities. Not only do they keep discarded fabric out of the landfill, 100% of their … Read moreVendor Spotlight: Envision Designs

Vendor Spotlight: Sis & Birdie

Carly Young-Bolander started Sis & Birdie last year after her father passed away.  It was an emotional outlet as well as a way to take her mind off things.  Eventually, her mom got involved and it became an outlet for both of them.  Nowadays Mom is just as passionate about the business as Carly. Carly … Read moreVendor Spotlight: Sis & Birdie

Vendor Spotlight: Glassy Creations

“Crafting is relaxing for me,” Margie Delph says.  “I love junking to find unique or pretty items to use.” And we love her for loving it.  Because she makes some of the cleverest, most beautiful garden art we’ve ever seen. Glassy Creations started out of Margie’s love of crafting for herself.  She had a collection … Read moreVendor Spotlight: Glassy Creations

Vendor Spotlight: The Bath Lab

From a young age, Josh Ray was always trying to further himself and do the next big thing. At 13, he started his first business, The Bread Basket, where he made and sold homemade breads and cakes.  By the age of 14, he had taken up clowning and did children’s birthday parties and festivals complete … Read moreVendor Spotlight: The Bath Lab