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Β And a great big thanks to all our guests who took part in our community economy this holiday season! Be sure to like the Wilmington In Transition page for more great events to come in 2018! We wish you and yours a happy, healthy holiday season

link to photos from 2017 Sustainable Gift Fair

Peruse photos from the event.

And thanks to the Wilmington News Journal for visiting and covering the fair!

Delaware craftspeople asking for a sustainable, local holiday season



Courtney’s Creations πŸŽ‰ Courtney creates an awesome assortment of upcycled and sustainably-made crafts: from bags and fabric wallets made from unwanted clothing, to wine cork ornaments & wreaths, to wool yarns handdyed from plants!

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Planting Hope Apiary bringing the finest local raw unprocessed honey from their treatment-free hives! The very best quality honey produced by several tens of thousands honeybees from nectar sources found within a several mile radius surrounding their home in New Castle, DE! And if that isn’t sweet enough for you, then behold Planting Hope Apiary’s beautiful 100% pure beeswax candles. 🐝

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Β lThis year, wewere excited to welcome Jim the great botanic crafting elf of Delaware Saengerbund Creations. Beautiful & charming decor pieces crafted from flowers, herbs, wood and seeds of plants growing in the Delaware Saengerbund and Library Association Botanischer Garten,
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This year we were happy to welcome Delaware Pacem in Terris – a Wilmington-based interfaith non-profit organization celebrating its 50th year facilitating participation of individuals and organizations in the quest for peace and justice, locally and globally. Pacem’s Palestinian Human Rights Initiative supports the fair trade of authentic cold-pressed extra virgin olive oil p

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We were delighted to welcome back Carol & Mark of River Road Candleworks – producers of the eco-friendliest 100% soy wax candles & soy wax melts. No additives, dyes, artificial anything simply the best handmade natural candles you can get, and in an enticing assortment of aromas from high quality fragrance oils. River Road Candleworks provide an important all-natural alternative to a candle market otherwise saturated with artificial and harmful-chemical laden products, so do yourself and your loved ones a true favor in sourcing your candles this holiday season and year-round.

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