• Locally Made Food & Drink for Enjoying (and Surviving) the Holidays

    Delicious, high quality, and sustainable goodies for that feel-good factor.

    read more

  • Talking Threads of Inspiration with Woven Grey

    Kathleen Heafey, a former graphic designer turned basket maker, shares her business journey.

    read more

  • Holiday Market Preview: Gift Ideas Served Up

    Join us on Saturday, December 1st at The Barlow in Sebastopol.

    read more

  • Sloe & Easy Cocktail Recipes from Spirit Works Distillery

    Holiday entertaining made simple with their Sloe Gin.

    read more

  • An Intro to Ayurveda from Sachi Doctor of Elemental Alchemy

    Five self-care practices you can incorporate for your well-being.

    read more

Find Locally Made Goods All in One Place

Maker Spotlight

Fire Road

Fire Road

San Francisco. Established 2015.

Fire Road is the creation of industrial designer Andrew Perkins, whose focus is to bring timeless, functional and sustainable objects to production. With a minimalist design aesthetic and combining advanced production and superior craftsmanship, his product line includes coasters, trivets, serving trays, cutting boards, bottle openers, wall hooks and planters.

In addition to the product line, Fire Road also creates furniture and lighting, and provides custom design and fabrication services.

Journal

Recipe

Favorite Fall Foods and an Autumn Salad Recipe from The Local Foods Wheel

The women behind the interactive food chart show us how to eat this Fall.

read more

Interview

Luana Coonen’s Enchantment with Nature’s Wonders

How the Sebastopol jeweler works with nature for inspiration and materials.

read more

Neighborhood Guide

Island Life: A Guide to Alameda from the Folks at Concreteworks

The concrete fabricators share some of their favorite spots and things to do.

read more

Recipe

Cottage Cheese Pancakes with Creme Fraiche and Strawberries Recipe from Sue Conley & Peggy Smith of Cowgirl Creamery

A favorite from the artisan cheese pioneers.

read more

Interview

Shujan Bertrand of Aplat is on the Cutting Edge of Sustainable Design

The San Francisco designer on her path to creating products for zero waste living.

read more

Visit

Photo Journal: Jenny Fong of Modern Shibori Teaches a Backyard Shibori Class

Capturing the designer’s process as she teaches students the ancient Japanese art.

read more

The Mix

Wax Poetics

  • Heliotrope
    Heliotrope
  • Austin Press
    Austin Press
  • Basik Candle Co
    Basik Candle Co
  • Esselle SF
    Esselle SF
  • Anecdote Candles
    Anecdote Candles
    ...

What We Make Makes Us