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We design and hand screen premium, ultra-soft apparel in Wauwatosa. Our hyperlocal designs are simple, yet creative and focus on community. We only print on super comfy apparel you will love to wear. We use eco-friendly water-based inks and print on apparel that is manufactured using eco-conscious practices.

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A Happy Thought Indeed

As the designer, mover and shaker behind A Happy Thought Indeed, Sue Smith has always been inspired and intrigued by things that have a story to tell.  Whether it\’s antiques, vintage finds, dusty old books, or just something that evokes a memory; Sue loves to take that feeling and turn it into something you can wear, something for your home, something that becomes a part of your story.  In her collection you\’ll find unique and whimsical pieces inspired by nature, literature and life.Items from A Happy Thought Indeed can be found in 14 stores in Wisconsin, Michigan and Indiana.

CIVAL Collective

CIVAL Collective is privately owned jewelry label run by creatives – Rachel Frye, Sarah Fowler & Danielle LaVigne. Their designs are conceived, created and shipped from Milwaukee, WI. Inspired by strong geometric lines found in architecture and vintage textiles — CIVAL Collective makes striking, durable designs that are easy to style, wear and withstand any occasion. Designer and self-taught jeweler, Rachel Frye has worked in many creative mediums throughout her life, so making jewelry came about naturally but almost by accident. The original designs were born out of a love for found objects and a desire to give them new life.…

The Pink Llama Gallery

MBF Sauces

MBF Sauces is a local, small batch hot sauce company that uses a dog theme.  We currently have four categories: Mutts, Purebreds, Wild dogs & Urban Legends. We have our canines organized by heat starting with Chihuahua, all the way up to EL Cadejo .  Everything has a different flavor profile.

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Tactile Craftworks

Tactile Craftworks is a small leather crafting company in Milwaukee, founded by Sarah Kirkham and Anna Warren. We love how visceral working with leather is: it’s all sharp knives, metal stamps and rawhide mallets. While that rough process is always apparent in the leather, we’re intentional about achieving refined results. We are always playing with the perceptions of leather as a material, how it is substantial and durable but also seen as fine and handsome. We aim to create products that balance these qualities.We’re lucky to be working as a pair. It allows us to bounce ideas off of each…

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Milwaukee Blacksmith

Old school family owned and operated blacksmith shop. 

Ruckus & Glee

Ruckus & Glee is a toy, book, and game store for the young and young at heart. We are located in the MidTown district of Wauwatosa, WI. At Ruckus & Glee, we have lots of toys and games out of their boxes. We believe the best way to learn about a toy is, well, to play with it! Visit us and you’ll have the chance to learn a new game, send a wind-up toy on its way, and build a new marble run. Our toys are chosen for their ability to engage the imagination and their quality.  No matter your…

Kathy’s 2nd Chance Plants

We specialize in sending your feelings with flowers. Saying:  ” I love you !” “Hoping your having a GREAT day”, “Happy Birthday” & “feel better soon” all are wonderful sediments. But they will speak volumes when accompanies with our fresh flowers.   Kathy\’s 2nd Chance Plants, LLC will create and deliver any beautiful flower arrangement or gift in our local areas. Our flower shop uses only the best flowers and blooms for any occasion, including sympathy flowers.  Just give us a call, and we will cheer up any situation. You can also use our flower shop website for convenient online…

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Stan\’s Fit For Your Feet

Since 1950, our family’s business has been shoes. Our story started when Stan and Emerence Sajdak opened Stan’s Bootery on So. 27th Street and Oklahoma in Milwaukee. They established the principles that continue to inspire our work today: providing exceptional sit-and-fit service and fashionable comfort to everycustomer.These values have guided us ever since. We give our full attention to each person who enters our stores. We measure both feet and take the time to find them the perfect shoes. And we travel far and wide to fill our stores with the latest trends from the world’s best brands, providing our customers…