Craft LAB Featured Companies

Craft Alliance Atlantic Association is a non-profit trade association supporting small businesses working in handmade wholesale. Our Craft LAB incubator booth is presented at every CanGift Toronto Gift + Home Market event, supporting the very best Atlantic Canada has to offer to show their products on a national platform.

The following brands were featured by Craft Alliance Atlantic Association at the latest edition of Gift + Home Market Virtual. These brands have been vetted by us with care to ensure they meet our quality standards.

All For Knot Rope Weaving Inc

All For Knot Rope Weaving is in the business of reclaiming and keeping traditional Maritime history alive. For anyone seeking nautical décor to connect with the sea, they are the leading provider of traditional, hand woven knot products crafted with the highest quality rope and traditional finished. Products include handcrafted nautical home décor, maritime decorations, and pet toys.

Contact: Angela Worsley
Web: / 902-641-5668

CANGIFT SPECIAL: applies if an order of $450 CAD is received by 10 May 2021, we will include 5 veterinarian approved dog toys. Total value $65.00 CAD. Plus, all orders will include 2 veterinarian approved rope dog tug toys MSRP $13.00 ea to help you with your shipping costs during Covid19.

Amos Pewter

Pewter products made using time-honoured practices and methods, with innovative designs inspired by nature and our beautiful coastal surroundings. Quality pewter jewelry, ornaments and décor items, carefully handcrafted using processes to ensure excellence in craftsmanship.

Contact: Max Sheehan
Web: / 1-800-565-3369

Art With Moxy

Creating unique pictures from recycled, stained, fused and sea glass as well as pebbles, driftwood, shells and other found objects. I offer classic nautical and maritime themes as well as custom design requests and personalized pieces for clients and retailers that are both unique and original. Special occasion, Canadian themed, holiday ornaments, beauty, fashion and fun giftware items. Corporate and volume orders are welcome.

Contact: Stephanie Gallant
Web: / 902-877-3855

Doodle Lovely

As the world around us continually speeds up, it becomes even harder to slow down our lives and minds. This ‘busyness’ is affecting our ability to thrive as individuals, and is also having a major impact on our overall wellness. Doodle Lovely is focused on encouraging more calm, clarity, creativity and confidence in people’s lives through specially gift, stationary and home décor products!

Contact: Melissa Lloyd
Web: / 709-697-2922

Hannah Hicks Art

Hi, I’m Hannah. I create colourful art that makes people happy! My art also lets me be an advocate for inclusion and the dignity that work provides. Spread happiness. Share Hannah Hicks Art!

Colorful art cards, prints, canvas, coasters & mugs.

Contact: Jill Hicks
Web: / 902-932-7073

McAskill’s Woodworking

Fine woodworking and hand crafts including unique kitchen, food items and gift items such as clocks, cutting boards, pens, coffee mills, oyster boards, and more. Ideal for special gifts and awards.

Contact: Joe McAskill
Web: / 902-566-3416

RB Designs

RB Designs offers DIY Kits, eco friendly accessories and home décor products using naturally dyed fibres and local materials. Our company helps to increase sustainable literacy about natural fibres and dyeing practices in the textile and fashion industries through our product line, lectures, and workshops.

Contact: Renata Britez
Web: / 506-639-9867

Seafoam Lavender Company

All-natural, artisanal products made from the 4,000+ lavender plants in our organic garden. 100+ unique products, each handmade in small batches to ensure maximum freshness. Product categories include culinary (lavender teas, jelly, spices, etc); aromatherapy (lavender sprays, sachets, essential oils, etc); skincare (hand & body lotion and creams, lip balm, body oils, etc); bath (shampoo, bath bombs, bar soaps, body wash, etc); and home & garden (hand sanitizer, cutting board restoration polish, seeds, etc).

Contact: Dave Belt

Toy Maker of Lunenburg

The Toy Maker of Lunenburg designs and manufactures safe, durable eco-friendly toys that inspire children and adult imaginations. From the well-sanded edges to the vibrant certified non-toxic coatings and finishes, we deliver quality toys to children and assurances to parents. The Toy Maker of Lunenburg is all about “educational toys”: challenging games, puzzles, and brainteasers. The toys are not only brilliant, they are built to last – the kind of toys you can feel good about passing down through generations!

Contact: Elke Uribe
Web: / 902-209-2599

Upfront Cosmetics

Upfront Cosmetics specializes in shampoo and conditioning bars that are 65 grams of nutrient richness without the water weight or the plastic bottle. We use plant-based emollients and proteins to make your hair shiny and soft, and natural essential oils to refresh, awaken, stimulate, and soothe. Our bars are pH-balanced for your hair while also being free from sulfates, parabens, and synthetic fragrances. Each bar replaces up to 3 bottles of liquid shampoo.

Contact: Alicia Sharp
Web: / 506-461-2528