We are so excited for our Swap & Shop event coming up on Saturday, April 11th at The Schoolhouse! You can read more about the event here and grab your ticket, but we wanted to take this post to introduce you to the 20 mompreneurs who will be a part of the “shop” part of this event in the Mommy Market!
Here at BVTMB we are passionate about supporting moms in our community and this mommy market idea is something we’ve been dreaming up for awhile. We want to give you all an opportunity to meet these amazing moms and support them in their business endeavors!
Stephanie Brigan Photography
Stephanie Brigan Photography is a Vermont based photographer specializing in lifestyle, children, and families. Stephanie does a wonderful job of capturing the beauty in every day moments. Stephanie will also be the photographer for this event!
Mary Jane with Beauty Counter
It’s time for a change, and at Beautycounter they’re doing something about it. They’ve banned more than 1,500 ingredients, setting a new health and safety standard— all while ensuring their products are effective, and indulgent as any luxe shampoo, lipstick, or oil on the market. Their motto: Beautiful products, made safe. Mary Jane will be at this event representing these products!
Beth, Prenatal Method Studio
Prenatal Method Studio. Mind. Body. Birth. Dedicated to women, their partners, and babies; providing care, support, and wellness during the childbearing years and beyond. They offer yoga for fertility, empathy circles, yoga for Dad’s, prenatal and postnatal yoga and barre, childbirth education, and a prenatal yoga teacher training. They are located at the beautiful Chase Mill on the Winooski River. Beth will be doing yoga demos at her table!
Emily, Inner Source Massage + Bodyworks
Inner Source Massage and Bodywork’s mission is to support their clients in reaching their goals in health, wellness and conscious living. Their services include Integrative Therapeutic Massage, Perinatal Massage, Reiki, Aromatherapy and Wellness Coaching. They are driven by their trust in the body’s innate ability to heal itself, and dedicated to providing the highest quality service possible. Stop by Emily’s table and experience a massage!
Leah, the owner of Alloy Jewelry, makes beautiful, customizable jewelry pieces! Each piece is hand-crafted in Vermont in a studio where three little boys run wild and free around her benches.
Nancy of Poe Wovens
American made, Vermont curated woven baby wraps and slings as versatile as you are. Poe Wovens is a female United States Marine Corps Veteran owned small business that believes in being socially responsible, by keeping an eye on sustainability, livable wages, boosting the local economy, and giving back. Weaving is poetic and wearing your baby POEtry in motion! CHIC. CONNECTED. CARRIED.
Jennie with Advocare and Move You Fitness Studio
AdvoCare is a world-class nutrition company specializing in health and wellness, weight management, vibrant energy and sports performance. Their products are formulated by an elite Scientific & Medical Advisory Board with over 200 years combined experience. AdvoCare offers products that are safe and effective. No matter what your health goals are they have something for you. Jennie is also the owner of Move You Fitness Studio!
Danielle of Rockstar Designs
Danielle started Rockstar Designs when she was cloth diapering her little guys, diapers were her first endeavor and she still loves making them for customers! She loves creating unique, one of a kind pieces for the little people in your life. She will be bringing many unique tank top rompers and special dresses and sets for newborns to size 18 months. If you have custom request feel free to contact her and she will bring it to the swap for you!
Tiffany’s Essential Oils
Tiffany is a wellness advocate who helps helps others find natural solutions with doTERRA essential oils. Using essential oils can help promote physical and emotional health. Naturally safe and purely effective for the whole family!
Rebecca of Heartfire Henna
Heartfire Henna offers exquisite free-hand henna designs, using organic henna and other safe natural ingredients. They are available for baby and bridal showers, birthdays, and blessing ways at your home, or in their beautiful Vergennes studio. Rebecca will be offering FREE henna at this event!
Michelle of Thirty-One Gifts
Thirty-One believes in celebrating, encouraging and rewarding women! You can host a fun girls night in or theme party, online party or start your own fun, flexible business! For more information contact Michelle today!
Hayley of Hayley’s Custom Embroideries
Ashley, Beach Body Independent Health and Fitness Coach
Ashley is an online health and fitness coach with Beach Body. For the last two years she’s been on her own personal health and fitness transformation. Now she gets to inspire, motivate, support and coach others on their journey! She runs monthly accountability groups utilizing Beachbody products and programs and uses them herself every day!
Gretchin, Journal Jam
Journal Jam is a local, traveling workshop that teaches beginner and seasoned artists how to express their creativity without fear of failure. They lead you, step-by-step, through writing and painting prompts to create beautiful journal pages that document your life moments. If you can splash paint on a page and write words in your own handwriting, you can create an art journal! Stop by their table to create your own page!
Jennifer, Sew Knot the Point
A lover of organizers, Jennifer became intrigued with making her own Midori style notebook. Since the vast majority are leather and she wasn’t looking to reinvent the wheel, she tried out some upholstery vinyl and fabric and loved it! In addition, through bookbinding she’s married two of her loves, knitting and books. Her shop is a way for her to share some of the creations that help keep her sane!
Beautifully handcrafted jewelry and hair accessories from the home studio of mamapreneur Meg Madden. Fresh, modern earrings and necklaces made from eco-friendly recycled glass, gemstones and sustainably sourced sterling silver.
Fun colorful no-tug, no-damage hair ties and non-slip headbands in over a hundred stunning hues, sparkles, polka dots, chevron & quatrefoil patterns. Adorable teeny tiny hair ties for the littles too- gentle on delicate hair, they stay put all day but come out easily-no tangles, no tears, no tantrums!
Melinda, Dolma Fair Trade
Dolma is a socially responsible company that specializes in fair trade personal accessories and home décor handmade by economically disadvantaged communities in India. In addition to abiding by fair trade principles of fair wages, women’s empowerment and environmental responsibility, they donate 15% of our profits to schools for children in need. They are a proud member of the Fair Trade Federation.
Melissa with Rodan + Fields Skincare Products
Invest in the Health and Beauty of your Skin. Rodan+Fields, at the forefront of clinical skincare, merges effective over-the-counter drugs with cosmetics to provide real and visible results. Committed to bringing dermatology to the home, the brand offers solutions for everyday skin issues targeting them with dedicated regimens designed to take the guesswork out of skincare. From problem identification and superior dermatological-based formulations to unprecedented support and follow-up, Rodan+Fields seeks to provide the most complete dermatological experience outside of a medical office.
Jen of Pixie Twine
Pixie Twine is an online embroidery shop. It is all things embroidery, including children’s jeans, quilts, canvases, quilt squares, and hoop hangings. She hand embroiders each piece with care and love.