Pop-Up Vendors - Their story

This page features our new Pop-Up vendors that will be joining us from month to month.  Each of these vendors will be at Rare Threads for one month only so make sure you don't miss out on the latest and best in Canadian Designers.

 July 2020

Lil' Tree & Me


Reversible shirts/dresses:  These reversible smocks feature a grow with me design, they start as a dress and as the child grows they can be worn as shirts.  The  design employs a combination of panels of new and preloved fabrics. Some shirts feature a hand drawn screen print design on one side.  Small size fits 1-3yrs and the large fits 3-6 yrs.  NEW available this season are reversible shirts for women.

Reversible capes:  These playful reversible capes are created with longevity in mind. They feature arm holes and button at the top. They are compatible wear for carseats. Each cape includes panels of new and preloved corduroy, velour, cotton and polyester.  The small size is worn long and becomes waist length fits up to 6 yrs, the large size fits 6-10 yrs

 Art Dolls:  NEW series of art dolls. Each piece is crafted using a combination of preloved and new fabrics. Hair is felted by hand using Canadian wool.  Every character comes with their own unique accessories and re-moveable cape.  They are intended for display.


Dolls: One of a kind handcrafted dolls. Designed using preloved and new fabrics. Wool combination felt is used for the face and hair. Variety of themes explored from animals, mermaids, unicorns and elves. Hand wash only.  Made with care to last for years of play.


Gosia Eco Designs

Natural Dying is the art of directly applying natural botanicals, such as plants or flowers, to textiles in order to alter colour and/or create interesting designs and patterns.  Every part of the process is sustainable and eco-friendly.



Bathed in all natural ingredients...

Meticulously dried and persevered...

Nature inspired, one-of-a kind garments and accessories.

Michele Taras