SAVE THE DATE, Y'ALL!
The Handmade Harvest is a one-day shopping event full of the best handmade art and craft. It's our 10th one + we're so excited to make it the best one yet! Shop all the booths, meet the makers, and get a jump on your holiday shopping!
SAVE THE DATE, Y'ALL!
It's Fall, y'all! You're invited to October First Friday at DIME!
We're excited to host a pop up with one of our co-op members, Diana Barns Pottery! Diana is an amazing Denton-bred ceramicist making beautiful functional pottery for gifting to friends, family and yourself! She will be debuting her brand new tableware collection -- samples of each option will be out on display for everyone to see and be able to place custom orders.
In addition to the pop up, we also are busting at the seams with all the new handmade goods from our makers -- candles, books, cards, and more! AND we also now have Handmade Harvest tickets for sale! (:
It's not DIME First Friday without our signature sangria -- help us choose the flavor via our Instagram stories the week of!
Bring the whole family out for September First Friday!!
We are bringing back a family favorite event from last year... Storytime + Plushie Sleepover!
Bring the kids and their favorite plushie for milk and cookies and to hear a bedtime story from our very own Marissa Castilleja! While the kids listen, you can sip on DIME signature sangria and check out new fall merchandise. After the storytime the kids can leave their plushies for an after hours "plushie only" slumber party! Then you can come back Saturday to pick up plush pals and receive polaroids of them palling around at the after hours party + a fun pack of goodies!!
This was such a hit last year, we wanted to bring it back as a fun back to school event for the entire family! Pajamas are encouraged, story time will start promptly at 6:15!
Summer is heating up, so for August First Friday we are making lemonade! 5 DIME makers will be going head to head with their own unique lemonade recipes (including family friendly and adult varieties)! Come sample and vote for your favorite drink!
Also, Denton's favorite home goods line, Home Again, Home Again will be launching new Texas and Denton Pillow designs with special First Friday pricing!!
See you there?!
We're excited to host a fun community event that is FREE!
Join us for a little July Propagation Party with our friend Savvie Studio! Propagation is a way to make new plants out of the plants already grown - too cute!
We will have plenty of starter trimmings and Savannah from Savvie Studio will have some material to make a little vessel to go with your new plant friend!
*Swapping propagations is also encouraged! If you have trimmings you'd like to share with our community, we'd just love it. (:
The Propagation Party is held in conjunction with the Denton Community Market. Make sure you pop by both events while you're out and about on Saturday!
It's a first of it's kind event for DADS! We're excited to share Dads & Donuts, a DIME celebration for all the wonderful fathers in our lives!
Prepare your hearts for:
+ Live screen printing from our friends at Pan Ector!
+ Local Donuts! Our very own Luis Tovar will make homemade donuts, and we'll also have gluten-free donuts from The Messy Chef!
+ All the Dad's Day gifts and cards! (:
We can't wait to celebrate with you!
IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR, Y'ALL! Save the date for DIME's Sidewalk SALE! Shop all the discounted goods from your favorite 50+ local makers! Goods include old stocked items, prototypes, and less-than-perfect merch and it's all sold on the cheap! If you're a thrifty lover of handmade magic, this is the event for you! More details to come!
It's our annual Moms & Mimosas event! Let's celebrate MAMAS! Hang out with us on the Saturday before Mother's Day! We're excited to feature Zella & Kay felt flowers this year! We will have a build your own bouquet bar! (:
Shop all of our precious plants pieces, mugs, candles, cards, jewelry and more for the moms in your life. We'll also have a sweet mimosa bar! Celebrating mamas all day - from 10-6pm!
Pre-order a bouquet here (and have it shipped!): http://www.dimehandmade.com/shop/mothers-day-bouquet-pre-order
P.S. Have you heard about our Mother's Day Kokedama Planter workshop with Savvie Studio?! Sign up here: http://www.dimehandmade.com/workshops/mothers-day-kokedama-planters-with-savvie-studio
We're excited to host Caitlin Crawford of Austin St. Skincare! Her line of pure and simple skincare products has been long-loved by the people of Denton and beyond! You'll get the chance to chat with Caitlin and shop all the oils, lip balms, and serums for yourself and loved ones! Austin St. Skincare will also have a new look and a new product or two! (:
DIME will also be serving our signature sangria! You can vote for your flavor pick on our Instagram stories the week of!
It's our 6th BIRTHDAY and we have GLOWED UP, y'all! From our beautiful new space, to new neighbors, to our wonderful makers and team, this feels like the best birthday ever! We're so honored and excited to still be growing and thriving in this community we're so lucky to call home!
Prepare your heart, friends! We will have:
+ A backyard bazaar market @ East Side with some our favorite makers!
+ Treats + drinks for everyone!
+ More secret details (+ giveaways!!!) that we will unveil in the coming weeks!
Our birthday celebration is held in conjunction as Opening Day of the Denton Community Market! Make sure you pencil in both events for your Saturday plans!
You're invited to Dads of DIME Storytime and a pop up with Shawna Smyth Studio!
We will be hosting a sweet storytime with 3 of our DIME Dads! Storytime is a free event for our Denton community and we'd love to see you! Our girl Shawna Smyth Studio will also be popping up in the shop with her line of cards, enamel pins, stickers, and more. Shawna's wonderfully playful illustrations are loved by all ages (:
*Storytime will begin at 4pm with milk and cookies for the little ones! Pop up with Shawna Smyth Studio will be from 10-6pm! Save the date!*
Join us for March First Friday! We're delighted to be hosting a pop up with Denton's very own, and our newest co-op member, KB Illustration! Her products with fun-loving illustrations have found homes all over the nation! Get one for you or someone you love! More details to come (:
It's the most wonderful DIME of the year! This year we'll be open 9am - noon on Christmas Eve to help you get all those last minute gifts before you head off to holiday celebrations! Plus, we will be celebrating with mimosas! (:
We love being apart of your lives all year, but especially during the holidays! Come hangout with us!
Storytime is back at DIME! We're excited to welcome Kate Davis (a DFW local!) to the shop, for a reading of her new book, The Saint Nick Story, for the kiddos of Denton! After the storytime, the book will be available for purchase and signed by Kate!
We'll have cookies and milk and treats for kids! (:
Storytime is one of our favorite events for the community! We can't wait to see you!
It's December First Friday, and it's the first First Friday in our new space at 118 E. Mckinney St!
We're excited to welcome Florals for Freedom! They will be popping up with some of their hand painted ornaments, perfect for the holiday season! Proceeds will be given to the International Justice Mission.
We will have our signature DIME sangria, and fully stocked on the best handmade gifts for the holiday season!
We're so excited to unveil the 10 Days of DIME! It's been such a big year for us! We want to welcome all of you to our new location, 118 E. McKinney, and to celebrate the holidays with our Denton community. (: We can't wait to see you!
For the first 10 days of December, we're running promotions on some of our favorite items in the shop! Here are the details:
Dec 1: 10% off Ceramics
Dec 2: 10% off Online Store
Dec 3: 10% off Tees
Dec 4: 10% off Paper Goods
Dec 5: 10% off Jewelry
Dec 6: 10% off Home
Dec 7: 10% off Apothecary
Dec 8: 10% off Kiddos
Dec 9: 10% off Online Store
Dec 10: 10% off Denton
*discounts are not retroactive! you can only use the promotion on the day it is available! discounts can't be used at the same time as other promotions you may have available.
What’s Wassail?! It’s a fancy English word for hot cider! Every year, Denton MSA + Denton Tree Lighting Festival hosts Wassail Weekend in Downtown Denton. Tastings of wassail are served all over downtown from merchants, and we’re excited to be another one once again!
More details are to come, but save the date for one of the most joyful occasions in the Denton winter season!
IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR! The DIME Sidewalk SALE! Shop all the discounted goods from your favorite 50+ local makers! Goods include old stocked items, prototypes, and less-than-perfect merch and it's all sold on the cheap! If you're a thrifty lover of handmade, this is the event for you!
More details to come (:
It's our annual Moms + Mimosas event! Let's celebrate MOMS! Hang out with us on the Saturday before Mother's Day!
We'll have fresh flowers from the lovely Bloom NTX from 10-2pm with grab and go bouquets and build your own!
Shop all of our precious plants pieces, mugs, candles, cards, jewelry and more for the moms in your life! We'll also have a sweet mimosa bar! Celebrating mamas all day - from 10-6pm!
It's May First Friday! Join us for a pop up with one of our favorite makers, Handmade Recycled! Denton has loved their upcycled glassware and wooden kitchen goods ever since we brought them in the shop! We'll also have a FREE repurposed cardboard art craft (it's hard to explain y'all, but it's cool!!!)! As always we'll have our signature sangria!
DIME is turning five!! FIVE YEARS YOU GUYS! We can't believe it and we are so in awe of this community and the love for handmade! We wouldn't be here without our amazing makers and the beautiful people of Denton! Join us for our celebration on First Friday, April 6th 6-9pm and Saturday April 7th, from 10am - 6pm!
There will be Instagram giveaways, a backyard market of some of our favorite makers, sips and treats, photo booth, live music, family-friendly crafts, and all the fun! We can't wait to see you and your family + friends! Cheers to another amazing year of handmade!
More details to come! Stay tuned!
Tuesday, January 13th, 2018 6-9pm
It's a GALENTINE'S DAY-themed workshop! The day before Valentine's Day, to celebrate all your lady friends -- á la Parks & Rec! Join us in making your very own woven wall art! During this workshop, you will learn how to create a piece of woven wall art on a small lap loom. We will go over a brief history of weaving and provide directions on how to make your own weavings again and again.
As a special galentine's treat, we'll have wine, chocolates, and a cheeseboard!
All materials will be provided, including a lap loom, yarn, needles, thread, hanging materials, and take home directions. Students can either borrow a loom during the class ($40 registration option) or purchase a take-home weaving kit ($80 for registration + kit). Kits will also be available for sale at the class if you fall in love and decide you need a loom of your own! Kits will be for sale for $52.
Class size is 12 participants, so register early!
FRIDAY JANUARY 26TH, 2018 6 - 8pm
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP!
Join us for a fun evening of exploring the ancient art of paper marbling. Marbling is a fascinating and therapeutic water painting process that creates inspiring, one of a kind results! During this workshop, you will learn how to create your own marbling solutions, and explore many different designs and patterns that can be made with inks! All supplies will be provided, including marbling solutions, inks, painting trays, and fine papers. Participants will leave with an 8" x 10" piece of marbled art, a set of 10 marbled cards and envelopes, and directions on how to marble again and again!
This class is taught by Savannah of Savvie Studio and hosted at The DIME Store!
Join us for a magical wassail weekend with Book Scout! We are so excited to host Book Scout, a local independent pop up of curated children's books! Click here to RSVP!
+ 5pm: Children's storytime with milk and cookies, provided by the wonderful Amanda's Cookie Cottage!
+ The Denton Holiday Lighting Festival takes over the whole Denton Square, with merchants holding wassail tastings all over until they run out! Avoid the parking craziness and park at DIME and start your downtown extravaganza!
+ 10am-2pm pop up with Book Scout!
+ Wassail + light refreshments available!
It's one of our biggest days of the year! Join us for Small Business Saturday at DIME! The day after Black Friday, SBS is a celebration in supporting the small businesses in your community! We'll have all the magical handmade goods available for the holiday season and beyond, refreshments, and surprises! Stay tuned + save the date!
We are so excited to be hosting a pop up with one of our new artists, Katie Johnson of Katie Made That! Katie has been a Denton resident and got a degree in Communication Design at our own UNT, and later returned to her hometown in Austin! Come check out and shop her line of patterned art prints and cards. Katie Made That's style is a mix of bold Scandinavian geometrics with the detailed line work of Art Nouveau and a little bohemian influence.
We'll also have light refreshments! Let's have a magical Saturday together with Katie Made That!
Check out Katie's lookbook + website here: https://www.katiemadethat.com/lookbook/