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Shop these baubles at Joan Shepp on Saturday. Image credit: John Wind Maximal Art
PENN'S LANDING—Starting this Friday, November 29, Waterfront Winterfest will pop up at Blue Cross River Rink, bringing with it holiday festivities, local craft beers, food, and a winter craft market curated by NoLibs boutique Art Star. Featuring handmade wares from a revolving lineup of 12 indie crafters, the Art Star Holiday Market at Winterfest is your chance to shop housewares, accessories, jewelry, tees, paper goods, ceramics, and more for the holidays. Peruse the market on Black Friday, 11am—8pm; Saturday, November 30, 11am—8pm; and Sunday, December 1, 11am—6pm. The craft market will be open select weekends through December 31. [RackedWire]
RITTENHOUSE SQUARE—On Saturday, November 30, Joan Shepp will host a trunk show from Philly-area jewelry designer John Wind Maximal Art. Designer John Wind will be present at the event to help shoppers find the perfect piece from his modern/vintage jewelry line's most recent collections. The hours of the event have yet to be decided, so check Facebook for updates. Joan Shepp's new location is within the Rotunda of the Shops at Liberty Place. [Racked Inbox]