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Meet Your Maker Handmade Gallery and Gifts

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SECRET INSIDER TIP: If you buy some thing in Stratford, buy it here.

First: The folks who opened it are lifelong friends and cute as buttons and such good... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
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Stratford, Canada
Clever shop!

I love artisan stores and have been to many. This one was by far the most unique. Lots of variety... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Allison J
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Feb 28, 2018
“SECRET INSIDER TIP: If you buy some thing in Stratford, buy it here.”
Jan 30, 2018
“Clever shop!”
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Meet Your Maker is a boutique retail shop with a small gallery that focuses on contemporary handmade, small batch, and independent designers. A little whimsical, a little saucy, and a lot of unusual.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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62 Wellington St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 2L2, Canada
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+1 519-271-0676
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

First: The folks who opened it are lifelong friends and cute as buttons and such good people. Second: They love and support Stratford as a community. Third: locals come here and talk and hang out and shop here because it is for everyone. Fourth: Hurry,...More

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Leigh C, Owner at Meet Your Maker Handmade Gallery and Gifts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Aw, thanks! Building and nurturing a strong and formidable community is at the heart of everything we do! Also finding weird things. Thankyou so much for appreciating it! Leigh and Rob Meet Your Maker Gallery and Gifts

Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I love artisan stores and have been to many. This one was by far the most unique. Lots of variety and some very creative vendors. Keep up the great work!

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Leigh C, Owner at Meet Your Maker Handmade Gallery and Gifts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thanks so much! Finding unique gifts and art, even within the world of handmade gifts can be challenging. A challenge we rise to every morning. Think BIG, shop small. :) Leigh and Rob

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This place is really neat with a very wide range of handmade items and art. This would be the perfect place to get a gift for the friend who has everything as you are sure to find something unique. They carry a wide range of...More

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Leigh C, Owner at Meet Your Maker Handmade Gallery and Gifts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thanks Justine! Yep, in 2018 we're going to focus even more on limited edition runs of cool products and art. So what is here today may not be here tomorrow! Thanks for coming in! Think BIG, shop small!

Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is an exquisite space filled with passion for the arts and a community vibe that runs deep, not only with the owners but those they work with, artists and makers alike! I highly recommend taking the time to explore this beautiful, unique space!

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Leigh C, Owner at Meet Your Maker Handmade Gallery and Gifts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thanks Meg! Building and fostering a vibrant community is our number one goal. Thanks for coming in! Leigh and Rob

Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a really neat shop in the heart of Stratford. A lot of different kinds of artsy artisanal things. You can find pretty much anything from art prints, beard oils and soaps to baby clothes and cards. I did purchase a cute baby shower...More

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Leigh C, Owner at Meet Your Maker Handmade Gallery and Gifts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

A valid point Esseh, and you're absolutely right! When it comes to products that are handmade and sweatshop free the price is always going to be a little more than gifts you'll find in a bigger retailer. We do try to find a range of...More

Reviewed 20 December 2016

What a unique place with the best of such a diverse line of truly magnificent artisan works! Plan to take your time looking at all the store's inventory...there is so much you won't want to miss! Owners Rob and Leigh have a passion for what...More

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Leigh C, Owner at Meet Your Maker Handmade Gallery and Gifts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thankyou so much!! In 2018 we plan on focusing even more on limited runs of cool gifts and art so what is here today may not be here tomorrow! So many creative people out there. Leigh and Rob

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Even their phone is unique! I spent quite some time with a friend shopping around in this artisan store. Each item had a neat conversation and story to share. If you're looking for one of a kind and Canada-made, find your treasure here! Nice prices...More

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Leigh C, Owner at Meet Your Maker Handmade Gallery and Gifts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

I'm a "little" late in noticing this review. You were our first! I hope we'll see you again soon, things are changing around here all the time! Looking forward to it! Leigh and Rob

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