2018 Fieldhouse Flea Vendors
Fieldhouse Flea Market Vendors and Makers get the #FieldhouseFleaSealOfApproval!
In addition to Women's League booths that embody the Flea Market spirit with bargains galore—Boutique, Books, Furniture, Jewelry, Grandma's Attic—the Fieldhouse Flea Market attracts a wonderful range of local vendors and makers who offer antiques, junktique, re-purposed, household items, jewelry, artisan crafts, gourmet treats, and more!
Scroll down for the list of 2018 vendors.
*These fabulous folks have donate items for the Women's League Raffle. Visit the table in the Fieldhouse lobby to purchase your Raffle tickets during the Market.
√And these folks are offering special discounts or prizes to the Golden Ticket winners. Please help us thank our generous donors!
√*Anew Thyme (The Gathering: An Urban Women's Market) hunts out the useful and the unusual. You'll find a mix of this & that: baskets, display pieces, linen, garden items, up-cycled treasures, and more. Upstairs, Booth #60
*Aurora Suzette: Fun vintage finds and painted pieces, up-cycled items, gently-used home decor, rusty and handmade treasures for the porch, home, and garden. Due to unforeseen circumstances, Aurora Suzette has had to cancel.
Cheerful Vintage for happy homes! Featuring 70's & 80's vintage and antique items curated from around the state. Common offerings include Pyrex, galvanized anything, vintage suitcases, small furniture pieces, framed vintage art, lamps, vintage toys and milk glass. Booth #26/27
√*Fircrest Antiques' booth brims with antiques, including: artwork, furniture, glassware, art pottery, garden and yard art, primitives, photos and ephemera, signs and advertising items, dolls, sculptures, miniatures, re-purposed lighting, and vintage vinyl records. There's something for everyone! Booth #22/23
*Found Again: Kathleen Jewell finds vintage, antique, and re-purposed treasures for your home and garden. Visit Kathleen for a childhood memory...a vintage toy, grandma's quilt, a teddy bear or a favorite Christmas ornament. Booth #2
Ginny's Girls is a family vintage business operated by Ginny's daughters Meriann and Annette, and her granddaughters, Abby, Mallory and Jamie. Visit Ginny's Girls for exceptional vintage items, including garden and outdoor decor. Booth #19/20
La Junk: Vintage furniture, clothes, art, linens, dishes and glassware, tons of jewelry, housewares, wine barrels, architectural salvage and more. "We are treasure hunters. Come shop our finds!" Booth #17/18
√*Look What I Found! (The Gathering: An Urban Women's Market): Handcrafted, vintage home decor, classic fashions and accessories. Quirky, recycled and up-cycled one-of-a-kind-items. This year, watch for lots of metal and tin items, vintage hand bags, children's clothing and African-American rag dolls. Upstairs, Booth #60
*Megan's Pyrex will take your back to memories of baking in the kitchen with grandma. You'll find a wide variety of vintage Pyrex in all colors and patterns, vintage Fire-King glassware, and other vintage collectables. Booth #1
Poison Apple brings an eclectic array of fun vintage goods: clothing, jewelry, shoes, knick-knack collectibles, fabrics, and more! Booth #31
*Purple Cow Antiques offers an eclectic inventory. You'll find diverse items such as chintz china, glass, rusty springs, painted or restored small furniture, plus elements for your own up-cycle projects for your shabby chic, industrial, and rustic farmhouse look. Booth #28
*Two Sisters: Do you like vintage? Antiques? Primitives? Everything Rusty and Dusty? Two Sisters offers old Tacoma school milk bottles, galvanized buckets and chicken feeders, ladders, tables, 50's & 60's Pyrex, lanterns, painted furniture, outdoor primitives, and vintage Christmas! Booth #26/27
*Urban Squirrel is a DIY thrift store on Tacoma’s Antique Row, featuring all the pieces and parts you need to create the Pinterest projects of your dreams. At the Flea, they’ll stock our booth with vintage art and home accessories, plus fun creations like Little Golden Thoughts and Gnomes in the Moss. Booth #16/16a
The Vintage Nest offers a variety of fabulous vintage finds, re-purposed item—lots of rusty, chippy garden goodness! Booth #30
Artisans & Creatives
Barrel Works by Vintage Guys - DOGWORXX up-cycles Napa Wine Barrels, creating one-of-a-kind home decor pieces. Candle holders, wine bottle holders & caddies, and dog beds add a true rustic/vintage statement piece to any household. Booth #38
√*Dockworks & Stocklist Goods: Aaron Goodge of Toolbox, and Liz Van Dyke of Stocklist Goods & Gifts, combine their creative ideas and Aaron's skill as a woodworker to build a line of local wood products, including: frames, tables of all sort of sizes, mirrors, and more. The goods they make are full of stories, using wood salvaged from spots in Washington, the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Booth #6
√*Downing Pottery: Downing Pottery celebrates home with its rendering of city skylines, architectural landmarks and other beloved iconography of Tacoma and beyond. Each piece of ceramic table and house ware is made by Sarah D Woodson at her home studio in the Lincoln District. Upstairs, Booth #47
*In Stitches: Whimsical and fun prints adorn these high-quality handmade tote bags, messenger bags, wallets, and zippered pouches of varying shapes and sizes. Which bag matches your personality? Upstairs, Booth #65
√*Lemon Heart Creations (formerly Jumping Juniper) creates unique and wonderfully whimsical soft creations using up-cycled materials: dolls, bunnies, and kitties of all sizes. These handmade dolls come in a literal rainbow of colors--designed to represent all people, all families, all individuals. Upstairs, Booth #62
*Lucy Nilan creates whimsically illustrated handmade pottery for the everyday kitchen. "I enjoy working with my hands in clay—the process is rejuvenating and enlightening. I create pots that ask to be involved in the everyday life and purpose of its owner, whether it is at the dinner table or resting on display." Booth #41
*P. Yohann Woods makes unusual wood bowls from local woods in his garage in Tacoma. "Wood turning is my retirement entertainment. I enjoy working with the wood, and it gives me pleasure to see someone smile when they see what I've made." Due to unforeseen circumstances, P. Yohann has had to cancel.
√*Reale Girl Designs brings simplicity back to imaginative play with heirloom-quality handmade dolls. Durable, and machine washable, these dolls are created to be beautiful display pieces as well as treasured friends going on all your adventures. With just enough detail to spark imagination, these dolls are the perfect friend for all ages. Upstairs, Booth #68
*Scarlett's Fairy Garden: Just what you might expect of a Fairy Garden...fairy dolls, furniture, and houses, along with princess and fairy dress-up garb: wings, crowns, hats & veils, wands, and more! Upstairs, Booth #50
Tacoma Tot: Handmade baby and toddler shoes, plus leather and wool Felt bags from the heart of Tacoma! Upstairs, Booth #51
*Three Bad Seeds + *High Lonesome Supply: At once sweet and sophisticated, these distinctive woolen pillows will become modern heirlooms for your little one. Want to bring the outdoors in? Every one-of-a-kind piece is inspired by nature and assembled by hand with local materials. Booth #36
√*Art of the Crunch s on pursuit of converting biscotti haters one crunch at a time. Using the finest locally-sourced ingredients, Art of the Crunch creates handcrafted artisan biscotti and Baked Goods. Upstairs, Booth #52
*Bliss Small Batch Creamery: As moms with kids with food allergies and chemical reactions, Bliss is committed to only using the very best natural ingredients that are free from any artificial dies, flavors and preservatives. They also offer a variety of frozen treats that are dairy free, egg free, gluten free and nut free. Located outdoors, in front of the Fieldhouse
√*Girl Loves Cake Desserts is a micro dessert company specializing in gluten-free macaron sandwich cookies. (There will also be dairy-free options, and possibly a vegan option.) Singly, or by the dozen, these delicious treats will turn you into a Cookie Monster! Upstairs, Booth #54
Great Northwest Popcorn: ...Right outside the front door of the Flea Market, get hot cider and kettle, and caramel corn all day—some to eat while you're browsing, and some to take home! Located outdoors, in front of the Fieldhouse
√*Liberté du Monde Gourmet: Salts, sugars, rubs, curries, masala blends, chili blends, chili pepper powders, and more—something to sprinkle on just about everything from your kitchen! ~This is Liberte's final show before moving to the east coast. Don't miss it! Upstairs, Booth #63
√Lumpia Love specializes in Filipino and pan-Asian cuisine. On the menu: Lumpia, Pancit Noodles, Chicken Adobo, Hum Bao and Spam Musubi. Vegetarian and gluten-free options available. Come get your grub on! Located outdoors, in front of the Fieldhouse
Mama D's Farm to Market Foods, a local mom/daughter cooking team, uses the best Washington berries and fruit to create artisan jam flavors like Rhubarb Hibiscus, Blackberry Jalapeno, and Pear Butter. They also offer candy, including toffees, turtles, and peanut brittles. Yum! Located outdoors, in front of the Fieldhouse
Only Oatmeal Cookie Creations offers a uniquely delicious spin on the traditional oatmeal cookie. Drop by for a taste of addictively delicious cookies and Candy Clusters. Oatmeal with…Caramel Apple, Chocolate Chip, Cranberry, Peanut Butter, Pecan Raisin, Toffee Almond, White Chocolate Macadamia, and more! Upstairs, Booth #69
*Reverend Al's Bona Fide Potents: A collection of all natural, nearly mystical, alchemetical concoctions—beverage ingredients of fine repute for soft drinks, hard drinks and everything in between, all lovingly formulated and produced in Tacoma. Upstairs, Booth #70
*Upper Crust: Delicious baked goods including: scones, cookies, muffins, breads, and pastries. Upstairs, Booth #53
*Berge's Blooms is a small-scale cut-flower farm located in the Summit/Waller area of Tacoma that specializes in growing unique, heirloom, and specialty flowers that you cannot find in grocery stores. Grown without pesticides or chemicals, Berge's strives to bring you the freshest, most beautifully handcrafted bouquets possible. Located in the Fieldhouse Lobby
*Jade & Co Succulent Boutique has happy and healthy succulents at the succulent potting station. Your local succulent/parties/workshop mobile boutique, Jade & Co offers custom arrangements, private events, and instructional workshops. Booth #34
*L'Arche Farm & Gardens offers meaningful farm and garden work to adults with intellectual disabilities—growing people, growing plants. Visit L'Arche for veggie starts, perennials, and annual flowers, along with handmade cards, journals, and bookmarks. Located outdoors, in front of the Fieldhouse
*Washington State Dahlia Society promotes the growing, showing and enjoyment of dahlias. Visit our booth to purchase dahlia bulbs and to get advice for growing the best dahlias! Located outdoors, in front of the Fieldhouse
>>>Looking for garden decor? Several of our Antique, Vintage, Re-purposed vendors bring treasures to adorn your outdoor spaces!
Capable Father is a Tacoma artist and work-at-home father of 9 who creates unique jewelry using a variety of salvaged materials. His first pieces were the result of a fascination with the way chandelier crystals moved light and fractured images, combined with a love of vintage book art! Booth #37
√*happy fox studio jewelry designs unique, minimalist jewelry—mostly from reclaimed materials. Whether created from deconstructed vintage pieces, quirky bits from Tinkertopia or secondhand beads, the pieces are both simple and bold. Upstairs, Booth #66
Hoity Toity Designs: Handmade, one-of-a-kind jewelry, accessories, and décor crafted from vintage and antique materials, including vintage rhinestones, watch faces and/or parts, antique keys & buttons, along with vintage spice/candy tins, doorknobs, oil cans, etc. Booth #42/43
Magpie Mouse Studios: Inspired by the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, Seattle artist Sarah Meranda creates handmade enamel jewelry and accessories for your home and garden, including herb markers made of copper and brass. Upstairs, Booth #61
√*No Man's Land Artifacts are made by hand from sustainably-sourced hardwoods, natural mineral pigments, eco-friendly resin, and the highest quality fine metals. "As an artist with a background in anthropology, I am endlessly inspired by the cultures of the world, and strive to incorporate a sense of global appreciation in each of my pieces." Upstairs, Booth #59
*Sanford & Daughter: Jewelry made from salvaged roof tiles off Tacoma's Old City Hall Clock Tower! 100% copper roof tiles exposed to the elements for over 125 years has resulted in a bold, gorgeous, natural patina! Own a piece of Tacoma history! Custom orders and personalized items available. Upstairs, Booth #56b
Woodland Teatime creates handmade sterling silver jewelry and felted wool home decor for forest folk! Upstairs, Booth #61
Adam Auter is enamored with Tacoma...loves how it feels like the world’s biggest small town and how its people unapologetically embrace its grit and unique quirks. Adam's art prints celebrate the awesome city of Tacoma! Upstairs, Booth #48
√*Anagram Press offers hand-lettered prints and cards by Chandler O'Leary. Her best-sellers include travel prints from the 50 States series; Drawn the Road Again sketchbook blog; bird cards from the Flock series; and the Dead Feminists series—a collaboration with Jessica Spring. Booth #4/5
*Arts & Crafts Press: Yoshiko Yamamoto and her staff are passionate about preserving and advancing the traditional aspects of letterpress and woodblock printing, while striving to find and use "greener" materials, tools, and packaging. Greeting cards are printed using antique presses, and colorful limited-edition linoleum and woodblock prints are made using multiple hand-carved blocks. Upstairs, Booth #49
*Honeyberry Studios: Happy art and thoughtful paper goods inspired by nature, animals, and the simple joys of everyday life. Find greeting cards and stationery gifts to brighten your day! Upstairs, Booth #57
√*Maria Jost Art—known for her physiologically-correct Seahawk, her Street Botany Series, and inclusion in the Tacoma Playing cards—is inspired by the biological sciences and intricate patterns in nature. Maria's original artwork is created using watercolor, ink, and collage. A small run of prints are made available for each design. Booth #4/5
√*Nostalgia Captured: Lisa Ellefson creates photography prints on wood, cards, magnets, and canvases. "It is my hope that Nostalgia Captured will stir something within you…that it will remind you of something warm and lovely from your past, or simply that there is still so much beauty to be seen." Upstairs, Booth #55
√*Springtide Press: Jessica Spring designs, prints, and binds unique artist books, broadsides, and emphemera, incorporating handmade paper and letterpress printing. Small finely-crafted editions consider historical topics and popular culture from a unique perspective. Jessica also collaborates with Chandler O'Leary on the Dead Feminists series. Booth #4/5
*Bee Happy Organics soaps are made in small batches using organic oils. Scented with only essential oils, the soaps have a wonderful clean smell and leave your skin feeling soft and pampered. Bee Happy Organics = goodness for your skin! Upstairs, Booth #13
*EarthNerd specializes in handmade botanical body products and nature-inspired/vintage jewelry. "I'm so excited to be here sharing my nerdy passion for nature and crafting with you!" Upstairs, Booth #62
√*KV Apothecary offers all natural, homemade body products that moisturize and protect you from the sun & bugs, and soothe your aches & pains. Check out the balms for bikers, babies, and nursing moms and salves for scars and tattoos. Upstairs, Booth #71
*Missy & Me Candles: This mother/daughter hand-pour soy candles that bring the clean scents of the outdoors inside with: Pinecones, Ocean Breeze, and Teakwood, plus others that sound good enough to eat: Raspberry Vanilla, Strawberry Shortcake, Cinnamon Vanilla, and more! Upstairs, Booth #67
√*Pepper Pot Polish is creative expression and a feminist point of view through glitter and pigment featuring handcrafted polish, cuticle oils, lip glosses, eye shadow, and bath oils. Upstairs, Booth #72
√*Soap & Clay offers handcrafted artisan soaps of the geeky and foodie variety! From bath melt macarons and cupcake bath bombs to Game of Thrones inspired soaps, products are made using organic, locally-sourced ingredients. Stop by the booth and watch Mrs. Soap & Clay in action while she makes bath bombs on site. Upstairs, Booth #46
√*Paper Diamonds Clothing Co. designs Northwest-inspired screen printed t-shirts, hats, enamel mugs, stickers and other goods. "We are artists, designers, and urban adventurers celebrating Pacific Northwest culture in the best way we know how: VISUALLY. We are Northwest til death!" Booth #33
PolyRev is a counter-culture youth movement, seeking to spread ideas through art, music, direction, action, and education. Offering hand-printed clothing, including 253-inspired shirts, sweatshirts, and tanks. Booth #39/40
√*Shroom Brothers creates wearable and hangable art that people are proud to own. (And envious if they do not.) Offering fused glass, hand-colored prints, fine art, tote bags, and t-shirts all featuring original art. Upstairs, Booth #64/73
Sweetpea & Boy creates hand screen-printed apparel for babies, kids, and adults. Original designs--many with a fun local flair--will distinguish you and yours from the rest! "We don't design any item that we wouldn't wear ourselves." Booth #11
UrbanXchange: Located in the heart of downtown Tacoma, Urbanxchange is a buy-sell-trade vintage/modern boutique. You'll find a wide range of gear, from vintage boots and denim jackets to modern designer brands. "We save up special one-of-a kind items throughout the year to bring to the Flea!" Due to unforeseen circumstances, UrbanXchange has had to cancel.
Women's League Booths (Proceeds go to scholarships!)
Finding treasures at the Women's League Booths? Please consider donating your change or rounding up. Every cent helps!
Books: Print and audio books, maps, movies, and music galore! Upstairs, with Grandma's Attic
Boutique and Grandma's Attic: Collectibles; vintage & antique items; housewares, home & garden decor, holiday items, craft supplies, tools, games & toys, sporting goods & camping gear, and other treasures! Boutique is downstairs in the southeast corner of the gymnasium. Famous for its bargains, Grandma's Attic is upstairs, near the back of the building.
>>>Speaking of bargains...in 2016, a shopper bought a painting from Grandma's Attic for $5 that was then valued by antiques experts at over $500!
Furniture: Tables, chairs, desks, bookcases, sofas, lamps, mirrors, rugs, trunks, bicycles, exercise equipment, outdoor furniture, and other odds & ends. Downstairs, in the hallway near the Boutique
Jewelry & Accessories: Whether you're seeking fun & funky vintage jewelry to wear as-is, or pieces and parts to for your own creations, you'll find it here! Also, for 2017, we're featuring purses—so if you're a handbag collector, make sure to swing by and check it out. Downstairs, with the Boutique
Raffle: Purchase tickets for wonderful prizes, featuring items donated by many of our fabulous vendors—marked with asterisks in the list above! Tickets are $1 apiece. Or—if you like a bargain—for each $5 you spend, you get a free ticket! $5 = 6 tickets, $10 = 12, $20 = 24, etc. Lobby
Snack Bar**: Grab a snack so you have energy to keep shopping! Downstairs, near the lobby
Souvenir Posters: Want your very own copy of the 50th Anniversary Fieldhouse Flea Market poster, designed by Chandler O'Leary? Printed on 100lb card stock, and initialed by Chandler, a limited quantity is available for $10 each. Downstairs, in the Lobby
Tart Booth**: In celebration of our 50th anniversary, look for fresh Tarts, homemade by Women's League volunteers. You won't want to miss these shortbread, lemon curd treats! 1 for $3; 2 for $5 (Read the 2017 news release for the story behind the tarts.) Booth #3