New England Craft Fair Gifts
8. Craft albums ($78-$98), “brag books” ($29), and accordion photo books ($24) by RISD grad Ilira Steinman and self-taught bookbinder Jason Thompson are perfect for preserving family memories. Rag & Bone Bindery, Pawtucket, RI. 401-728-0762; ragandbonebindery.com. Foundry Artists Association Holiday Show, Pawtucket, RI
9. Moe O’Hara fuses together seven layers of recycled plastic grocery bags to create cheery and easy-to-clean bibs ($14). Her sweet “Waste Not” garland ($8) is made from old sheet music. Recycle Moe, Burlington, VT. recyclemoe.com. Queen City Craft Bazaar, Burlington, VT
10. Michele Hollick crafts durable, beautiful floorcloths ($93-$195) — works of art that are meant to be walked on–in the tradition of Colonial-era home furnishings. Stenciled Floorcloths by Michele, Hollis, NH. 603-465-3426; stenciledfloorclothsbymichele.com. Fine American Craftsman Show, Wilton, CT
Please Note: This article was accurate at the time of publication. When planning a trip, please confirm details by directly contacting any company or establishment you intend to visit.