Thursday, June 20, 2013

Holiday Market Vendor Application Open now!

Vendors!!!! Apply now!
Our Event
Not Your Mama’s Craft Market (NYMCM) is a unique one of a kind vintage / indie handmade market showcasing the best handcrafted has to offer. NYMCM is well attended and advertised and will be jumping into its 3rd event that will be bigger than ever with two holiday markets back to back! The Event is held both on November 30th (shop local day) and December 7th in Marysville, Ohio at the historic Houston House; 264 West 5th Street.
*** Applicants that are accepted to the market will be given a location on one of the two dates. Not both. ***
Event Hours
VIP Shopping – Saturday, Nov. 30th and Dec. 7th, 9-10am
Main Market – Open to the public at 10am-3pm both days.
***You must be set up between 5 and 8pm on the Friday before the event or between 6 and 8am on the day of the event. By submitting your application you agree to be completely set up by 8 am the day of the event. ***
Application Information
Applications must be submitted via our online application and must be received no later than Midnight on Aug. 1st 2013. No late application will be accepted. Please make sure you include working URL’s to your online shop (Ex: Etsy), a Facebook Page, and or another online photo gallery (like Flickr). Applications will be judged before a seven person jury who will score merchandise on quality, uniqueness, and appeal. Then those top scores will be compared and chosen on verity. NYMCM is foremost dedicated to bringing its customers a shopping experience that is above and beyond any handmade market they have attended before. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance/declination via email by August 19th, 2013. ***Note: If you are accepted into NYMCM and would like to share a booth with another person that person MUST also apply and be accepted into the Market. If you arrive with another artist or their merchandise without the previous permission of NYMCM you both will automatically be asked to leave and your booth fee will not be reimbursed.***
Returning Vendors
Returning Vendor you MUST reapply for the latest market and offer at least 25% new products and at least one exclusive design or item available only at this event.
Booths consist of a 6 foot long by 3 foot wide floor space. Vendor is responsible for their own table and chairs; some can be provided upon request.
***Please note that because the venue is in a historic home each spot is unique and maybe upstairs or down, as well as have nooks and crannies you can expand on. (Ex: shelves, built ins…) An exact description of your spot will be given closer to the date of the event.***
All booths are $30. A 15% commission of all sales (including custom orders) will be collected at the end of the event. NYMCM will provide you with receipt books for the day and they will be explained in full detail after acceptance. NYMCM in no way will be held responsible for paying applicants’ sales tax and its representatives responsibilities to the Ohio Department of Tax and Revenue. An invoice for your booth fee will be sent to you upon acceptance.
If you pay your full booth payment and you find out you are unable to attend the event, you will be able to receive a refund, minus a $15 processing fee, up to Friday, Nov.1st, 2013. After that date, full or partial refunds will no longer be returned.