The best San Francisco craft fairs

Shop these craft fairs for gifts that even the North Pole (and your mom) would approve of
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Make your list and check it twice at these inspiring Bay Area craft fairs, where you can indulge your senses and get to know SF’s most creative makers. You never know what sort of treasures you’ll find—like vintage clothing and furniture and handmade jewerly—but it’s safe to assume that everyone loves a unique, homemade holiday gift.

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Holiday Market Extravaganza
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Holiday Market Extravaganza

icon-location-pin Oakland Scottish Rite Center, Civic Center
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In a collaboration between created community founded by Phoebe Sherman, Girl Gang Craft, and socially conscious pop up market, The Good Craft, more than 130 local womxn artisans, makers, and healers will get together in a holiday maker market for good. A percentage of each artist fee and raffle will be donated to Global Fund for Women for their work on human rights and striving for justice.

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West Coast Craft, one of the best craft fairs in San Francisco
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West Coast Craft

icon-location-pin Fort Mason Center, Cow Hollow
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WCC brings together a juried exhibition of local creators twice a year—in the summer and winter. From ceramics to clothing, jewelry to artisan smoking devices, there’s a wide range of handmade goods that are all equally beautiful. You’ll find notable names who exhibit every year like woodworkers Aleksandra Zee and Katie Gong, ceramicist Sam Lee, and minimalist clothing line Only Child, as well as discover new artists.

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For the Culture: A Black Women's Holiday Market
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For the Culture: A Black Women's Holiday Market

icon-location-pin Alena Museum, Oakland
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What better way to celebrate Black Friday and Small Business Saturday than by hitting up a holiday marketplace celebrating Black female artists, makers, and entrepreneurs? The lineup is still being finalized, but there will be over 30 vendors to check out as well as tasty food trucks.

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Treasure Fest
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Treasure Fest

icon-location-pin Treasure Island, San Francisco
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San Francisco’s favorite flea market presents its holiday edition. Find everything from antique furniture to curated textiles from Turkey and Morocco, handmade jewelry to vintage clothes, explore over 400 curated vendors in NorCal’s largest monthly festival. There will also be food trucks, seasonal cocktails, local wines, and craft brews, as well as DIY workshops and live music. Best of all, your fur baby can tag along too

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