Christkindlmarket Chicago

Gifts & Specialty Items

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Vendor spaces are are filled for this year. If you're interested in becoming a vendor at the Christkindlmarket 2019, please fill out our Vendor Application.

Gift & Specialty Item Vendors 

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Alpine Heritage
 
37
From
Enns Austria / Lake Tahoe, CA - USA
Products

Austrian imports with nativity scenes in miniature boxes, Christmas, Winter and Summer ornaments, as well as Swarovski crystal gift items.
Visit the Alpine Heritage website

Arrow Mattick
 
25
From
Crystal Lake, IL- USA
Products

Arrow Mattick is a family owned company started by a mother and son to provide natural ArrowMattick products for your body and home including wickless soy candles, natural and organic soaps, natural deodorants, lotions and many other natural products.
Visit the Arrow Mattick website

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Bavarian Glass Road
 
4
From
Zwiesel, Germany
Products

Franz Straub products. Beer and wine glasses, as well as ornaments, animals, jewelry, and holiday decorations made of glass. Individual dedications engraved in glasses.
Visit the Bavarian Glass Road (Bayrische Glasstraße) website

Bavarian Pewter
 
32
From
Munich - Germany
Products

Brightly colored wreaths, glistening bells, cherub-like angels, twinkling candles, jolly Santas, Nativities and more – all carefully hand painted on durable pewter. Collectibles to last for generations and delight Christmas after Christmas. Bavarian Pewter features a number of traditional and unique pewter ornaments, all "Made in Bavaria/Germany", to trim a Christmas tree, adorn a wreath, or accent a centerpiece. Bavarian Pewter’s enchanting Christmas ornaments embody the wonder and delight of the holiday season.
Visit the Bavarian Pewter website

Bavarian Tradition
 
50
From
Munich - Germany
Products

The authentic handcrafted ornaments capture the spirit of Christmas in Bavaria and the Erzgebirge and are based on traditional yuletide designs. The ornaments are available in a variety of styles and sizes and include whimsical figurines, hand painted woodned ornaments, stocking stuffers and delicately carved wood figurines. Items can be used as tealight holders, advent calendars or stocking stuffers. There is also a variety of wooden hanging pyramides and straw angels that can be used as Christmas tree toppers.
Visit the Bavarian Tradition website

Bavarian Workshop
 
33
From
Munich - Germany
Products

The authentic handcrafted ornaments capture the spirit of Christmas in Bavaria and are based on traditional yuletide designs. The ornaments are available in a variety of styles and sizes and include whimsical Jumping Jacks, handcrafted clove & spice wreaths,nativities in splint boxes, and delicately carved Krampus figurines.
Visit the Bavarian Workshop website

BearHands & Buddies
 
41
From
Little Ferry, NJ - USA
Products

Mittens - fun and functional polar fleece BearHands; Buddy Hats and Scarves; available in eight sizes, infant through adult.
Visit the BearHands and Buddies website

Bethlehem Nativity Products
 
11
From
Bethlehem - Israel
Products

The wood for our hand-crafted nativities and ornaments is acquired by pruning the Holy Land olive wood tree: no trees are cut down to create our products. Each piece is unique due to the individual grain of the wood from each tree as well as the woodworker's personal style.
Visit the Bethlehem Nativity Products website

Bienes Honighaus
 
42
From
Augsburg - Germany
Products

All types of products made from honey (candles, candy, soap etc.).
Visit the Bienes Honighaus website

Big Bus Tours Chicago
 
 
From
Chicago, IL, USA
Products

Hop on to our clear top covered buses and learn about the major Chicago attractions. Hop off at any of our 14 stops to explore the “Windy City” during the holiday season.
Visit the Big Bus Tours Chicago website

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DOM ITP LTD
 
47
From
Chicago, IL - USA / Poland
Products

Hand-painted Chicago ornaments, toys & figurines, candles, Polish pottery, wooden sleds and many more gift items.
Visit the Dom itp Ltd website

Dragons and Fairytales
 
52
From
Altenhain - Germany/ Warrenville, IL - USA
Products

Do you love animals and mystical creatures? Are you looking for a unique gift for somebody who does? We are happy to present you a collection of hand-crafted animal figurines of all kinds, as well as dragons, fairies and gargoyles, to name a few. From small whimsical stick pencil sitters, animal shaped key rings and incense smoking dragons to impressive carved sculptures of moose, wolves and much more, everybody can find a favorite gift at our booth. Originally based in Germany, we started with a little pottery in Leipzig. Personal contacts to artisans and little craft workshops in other countries gave us the opportunity to develop a network that now allows us to offer unique hand-made crafts made after our own design. Besides all the animal themed gifts we also carry handcrafted wooden decorative items from the Black Forest area in Germany; you will find a selection of attractive accessories for your home and pretty Christmas decorations.
Visit the Dancing Wolf, Inc. website

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Fehrenbach Black Forest Cuckoo Clocks
 
5,30
From
Black Forest - Germany
Products

Authentic German goods, featuring cuckoo clocks from the Black Forest, Christian Ulbricht nutcrackers and German smokers, Christmas nativity sets, pyramids, ornaments, tea light holders, and other hand carved wood crafts. Visit Fehrenbach's online shop to see some of the cuckoo clocks they are bringing to Christkindlmarket as well as their ANRI wood figures and German beer steins.
Visit the Fehrenbach Black Forest Cuckoo Clocks website

Frank's Ornament House
 
9
From
Lauscha - Germany
Products

Walk-in cabin with an extensive assortment of glass ornaments.
Visit the Franks Ornaments House website

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German Steins & Souvenirs
 
20
From
Jößnitz - Germany
Products

Original German beer steins, glasses, and souvenir magnets. For more information be sure to check German Steins & Souvenirs out on Facebook!
Visit the German Steins & Souvenirs website

 

Gift & Candle Palace
 
21
From
Bad Oeynhausen - Germany
Products

Candles, ceramic houses in the form of popular German buildings and churches etc., paper stars, home décor, and tea-light gift items.

Gifts from Eastern Europe
 
23
From
Toronto - Canada
Products

Famous Eastern Slavic hand-crafted gifts such as nesting dolls, papier-mâché lacquer boxes, and holiday decorations.

Glaszauber Lauscha
 
45
From
Ernsttahl - Germany
Products

Original German handmade and hand-painted glass holiday ornaments and bells and other gift items made from glass.

H
Himalayan Chai
 
44
From
Katmandu - Nepal
Products

Tea, silver jewelry, silk and pashmina scarves, mountain goat wool jackets and sweaters, and many more gift ideas from Nepal.

Hoffmann Company
 
36
From
Dresden - Germany
Products

Wooden Christmas decorations from Erzgebirge (including: incense burning figurines, pyramids, cuckoo clocks etc.).

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Irish Sisters Imports
 
39
From
Geneva, IL - USA/ Ireland
Products

Sweaters, wool socks, Aran knit gloves, mittens, caps, and Celtic jewelry.
Visit the Irish Sisters website

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Käthe Wohlfahrt of America
 
8
From
Rothenburg - Germany
Products

One of the most famous Christmas stores in the world from Rothenburg, Germany, has a permanent place here in Chicago at the market. Its walk-in booth holds holiday ornaments, pyramids, nativity scenes and many, many more gifts and specialty items.
Visit the Käthe Wohlfahrt of America website

M
Meinel Embroidery LTD
 
31
From
Saxony - Germany
Products

Lace products from Plauen, Germany.
Visit the Meinels Stick website

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Official Christkindlmarket Souvenirs
 
5
From
Chicago, IL - USA
Products

Take a piece of the Christkindlmarket Chicago home with you to enjoy for yourself or spread the cheer.
Visit the Official Christkindlmarket Souvenirs website

Otavalo Inka
 
48
From
Otavalo - Ecuador
Products

Leather purses, backpacks and bamboo jewelry. Handmade Alpaca wool sweaters, ponchos, scarves, gloves, and hats.

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Pallay Crafts
 
46
From
Cusco - Lima - Peru
Products

Peruvian jewelry, charms, rings, and many more holiday gift items.

Pop-up Vendor Booth
 
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Bob's Belgian Hot Chocolate - November 16-20, November 26-27, December 10-11
About the Vendor
Bob has six certificates from The Chocolate Academy and he is bringing his out-of-this-world Belgian Hot Chocolate to Christkindlmarket this year! Made onsite, with homemade whipped cream, Bob combines dark and milk 100% Imported Belgian Chocolate, with other fine ingredients, to create a cup of his Amazing Hot Chocolate. Once you try it.... there is no going back! You will want more and more! Bob has also created some dee-licious products for you to take home and enjoy. Stix and Mix. They make fantastic Christmas gifts. Indulge in a cup of LUXURIOUS chocolate. Bob's Belgian Hot Chocolate! The Best of the Best!
Danforth Pewter - December 3-5
About the Vendor
From our workshop in Middlebury, Vermont, we make American pewter inspired by ancient craft and modern day design. We create beautiful objects — rooted in simplicity and functionality — designed to be used: Christmas ornaments passed down through generations, oil lamps to light cozy homes, jewelry to adorn the everyday. We honor the metal, we celebrate milestones, and we elevate the everyday with handcrafted pewter designed to stand the test of time.
Frango Chocolate - November 29, December 13, 20
About the Vendor
Sample and bring home Chicago’s beloved Milk Mint chocolates and other exclusive chocolate recipes. Just in time for the holidays, experience 100 years of milk chocolate perfection!
German American Events, LLC - December 24
About the Vendor
The German American Events team will be available for any questions about the event anyone may have. Visit to fill out the Visitor Survey and also to purchase your 2018 Annual Souvenir Mug if you haven't done so already. We look forward to seeing you at the Christkindlmarket Chicago 2018!
Hannah's Bretzel - December 21-23
About the Vendor
Local favorite Hannah’s Bretzel is bringing über sandwiches to Christkindlmarket. Hannah’s will serve hand-crafted Classic and European sandwiches made with freshly baked organic bretzel bread, including a very tasty German speck sandwich made especially for Christkindlmarket.
POOK - December 12, 14-16
About the Vendor
POOK offers incredibly unique, extremely stylish, warm Canadian made winter apparel. Based on the classic Paul Bunyon wool work sock, and the ever popular Buffalo plaid, POOK is loved by all, as it is for all. Trust us, join team POOK, it's a lifestyle....
Taylor Street Soap - December 6-9, 17-19
About the Vendor
Taylor Street Soap Co. began in 2012 when our founder, Rachel, moved into her home near Taylor Street in Chicago's Little Italy. Using the second kitchen in the basement, Rachel began baking up soaps. Beautiful, swirly soaps. Soaps that smelled good enough to eat. Today, we formulate our recipes in-house in our soap bakery studio near Taylor Street.
The Kimpton Gray Hotel - November 28
About the Vendor
The Kimpton Gray Hotel in Chicago and the Kimpton Journeyman Hotel in Milwaukee invite you to visit their pop-up booth for tastes and treats of the season.
Viktoria Anna Sweet Shoppe - November 30 - December 2
About the Vendor
From the creator of Viktoria Anna Ornaments comes an exclusive line of all-natural cookies, carmels, hard candies, and chocolates. Designed in Chicago and handmade in Poland.
Villeroy & Boch - November 21-25
About the Vendor
Delve into Villeroy & Boch's Christmas wonderland and one of a kind "Chicago" new Wave mug. Let Villeroy & Boch get you into the spirit with Christmas dinnerware, ornaments, decorations, and more. Shop exclusive "Annual 2018" ornaments, mugs and Christmas plates. Find the perfect accent for your home with Villeroy & Boch.
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Resham's
 
51
From
Chicago, IL - USA
Products

One-of-a-kind products imported from various regions of India - including cushions, jewelry, tribal handicrafts, scarves, and cotton sheets.

S
SaraBoo Creek
 
24
From
Naperville, IL - USA
Products

SaraBoo Creek's original ornament designs are all artisan made in Illinois and may be personalized for free on site!

Steiff
 
22
From
Giengen, Germany
Products

Fine toys and collectibles from the famous "Button in Ear" brand from Germany. Hand-crafted from the finest materials in the European tradition since 1880.
Visit the Steiff website

T
Toy Wonderland
 
35
From
Dresden - Germany
Products

Wooden toys and a large assortment of games for big and small.

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Wildlife Ornaments
 
18
From
Lauscha, Germany
Products

Walk-in cabin with an extensive assortment of wildlife themed glass ornaments
Visit the Wildlife Ornaments website

Winterbourne Alpaca
 
49
From
Alberta, Canada
Products

Beautiful, hand-woven alpaca scarves, shawls, ponchos, socks, blankets and plush, handmade stuffed animals. Produced fair-trade by a single Ecuadorian family.
Visit the Winterbourne Alpaca website

Wooden Treasures
 
43
From
Altenhain - Germany, Warrenville, IL - USA
Products

Do you love animals and mystical creatures? Are you looking for a unique gift for somebody who does? We are happy to present you a collection of hand-crafted animal figurines of all kinds, as well as dragons, fairies and gargoyles, to name a few. From small whimsical stick pencil sitters, animal shaped key rings and incense smoking dragons to impressive carved sculptures of moose, wolves and much more, everybody can find a favorite gift at our booth. Originally based in Germany, we started with a little pottery in Leipzig. Personal contacts to artisans and little craft workshops in other countries gave us the opportunity to develop a network that now allows us to offer unique hand-made crafts made after our own design. Besides all the animal themed gifts we also carry handcrafted wooden decorative items from the Black Forest area in Germany; you will find a selection of attractive accessories for your home and pretty Christmas decorations.
Visit the Dancing Wolf, Inc. website

Free Admission - Open Daily
Sun - Thu 11Am - 8Pm
Fri - Sat 11Am - 9Pm
On Daley Plaza in the Chicago Loop (between Dearborn, Washington and Clark Street)

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