Christkindlmarket Chicago

Vendors


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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.

Food & Beverage and Gift Vendors

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Alpine Heritage
 
39
From
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
 
32
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

Austrian Lodge
 
6,21
From
Franklin Park, IL - USA
Products

Here you can find Traditional Austrian Food and Beverage Specialities.

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Baked Cheese Haus
 
42,43
From
Mineral Point, WI - USA
Products

Wisconsin cheesemakers specializing in Alpine Raclette, Baked Cheese and Hot Honeycrisp Apple Cider.
Visit the Baked Cheese Haus website

Bavarian Cheese Spätzle
 
27
From
Bamberg, Germany
Products

We are excited to introduce another authentic German food to the Christkindlmarket Naperville! The Original Bavarian Cheese Spaetzle - Käsespätzle!
Special "Bavarian Knöpfle” Egg-Noodles come directly from Trochtelfingen, Germany and are prepared right in front of you with the finest and most flavorful cheeses to make an authentic creamy Käsespätzle you would otherwise only find in Germany. The Spätzle are topped with fresh green herbs and are served in a handheld bowl, so you can enjoy this popular German dish while leisurely exploring the Christkindlmarket.

Bavarian Tradition
 
47
From
Munich - Germany
Products

The authentic handcrafted ornaments capture the spirit of Christmas in Germany and Austria and are based on traditional yuletide designs. Ornaments are available in a variety of styles and sizes and include hand painted pewter ornaments, handcrafted straw ornaments and delicately carved wooden 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
 
48
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 and spice wreaths, nativities in splint boxes and delicately carved Krampus figurines.
Visit the Bavarian Workshop website

BearHands & Buddies
 
28
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

Beer & Wine Lodge
 
5
From
Vienna - Austria
Products

Imported Beer and Wine from Germany and Austria brought to you by St. Christopher Gluhwein, Wein-Bauer Imports, Bitburger and Köstritzer. Offering a diverse traditional selection of Wines, Gluhweins and Beer; including non-alcoholic beer and Gluhwein as well as new styles and flavors of the Hot Spiced Gluhwein.

Bethlehem Nativity Products
 
46
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
 
35
From
Augsburg - Germany
Products

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

Bistro du Bouchard
 
34
From
Naperville, IL - USA
Products

Bistro du Bouchard, a division of Le Chocolat located in historic downtown Naperville, presents sweet & savory crepes, and authentic Belgian waffles. Also enjoy their “made from scratch” desserts including cherry or apple strudel, all freshly baked daily at Le Chocolat’s newest bakery. Stop by our booths for classic comfort food & desserts!

Bob's Belgian Hot Chocolate
 
40,44
From
Stickney, IL - USA
Products

Bob has six certificates from The Chocolate Academy, and he is bringing his out-of-this-world Belgian Hot Chocolate, to Christkindlmarket Naperville 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, Mix and Ballen. They make fantastic Christmas gifts. Indulge in a cup of LUXURIOUS chocolate. Bob's Belgian Hot Chocolate! The Best of the Best!
Visit the Bob's Belgian Hot Chocolate website

C
Champignon House
 
26
From
Unna - Germany
Products

The Champignon Haus serves whole fresh white mushrooms that are pan-seared in a skillet and seasoned with salt, pepper, and spices. The searing is a quick process that heats and brown the mushrooms resulting in an enhanced burst of mushroom umami flavor. The dish is then topped with a choice of creamy garlic sauce or creamy herb sauce and finished with fresh chopped herbs. Customers can enjoy this vegetarian-friendly dish with an eco-friendly wooden french-fry-fork in a biodegradable bowl. Pan-seared mushrooms ("Champignons") are a popular vegetarian choice at German holiday markets and you can taste this special meal this year that the Christkindlmarket Naperville!

Chicatolia
 
2
From
Anatolia
Products

All Chicatolia items are handmade. We offer all kinds of products for men and women: quality purses, briefcases, journals, tablet covers, wallets and accessories. Our leather goods are treated with a vegetal tanning process, an organic treatment using natural materials and no chemicals. The high-quality leather we use makes each of our items the definition of heritage with an edge; we seek and select premium quality for life-long satisfaction of your purchase. Appreciation of quality, respecting the mastery of our artisans and sustaining the tradition of the handcraft are core values that drive our production process and boutique.

Chocolate Moonshine
 
8
From
Chicago, IL
Products

Belgian Chocolate truffle bars hand painted with French cocoa butter. Gluten free chocolates, only 100 calories per bar, 6 grams of sugars and 6 carbs.

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The Dancing Wolf
 
30
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

Decadent Flavor
 
25
From
Oakpark, IL - USA
Products

Happy Holidays! Decadent Flavor is a traveling dessert company that offers a variety of specialty dessert stations from our signature mini donuts to our delicious dessert beverages and gourmet coffees. We seek to create and serve delectable treats and indulgences for all occasions including but not limited to weddings, corporate events, birthday parties, grand openings etc. Swing by and visit us this holiday season and partake in some of our delicious treats. We would love to see your smiley faces!! In the interim, feel free to visit us at decadentflavor.com to view all of our 14 different dessert stations.
Visit the Decadent Flavor website

Dmen
 
9
From
Chicago, IL - USA
Products

The rock 'n' roll princes of European street food opened in their brick and mortar in January at 2849 W. Belmont Ave., after two years of running the DönerMen food truck. Specializing in international street foods and featuring rotating micro drafts, the new hot spot focuses more on conversation and community than glitz and glam.

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Frank's Ornament House
 
37
From
Lauscha - Germany
Products

Walk-in cabin with an extensive assortment of glass ornaments.

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Gifts from Eastern Europe
 
18
From
Kharviv - Ukraine
Products

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

Glaszauber Lauscha
 
7
From
Ernsttahl - Germany
Products

Original German handmade and hand-painted glass holiday ornaments and bells and other gift items made from glass.
Visit the Glaszauber Lauscha website

H
Hoffmann Company
 
16
From
Dresden - Germany
Products

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

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Information Window
 
36
From
 
Products

Information about the Christkindlmarket Naperville! Stop here if you have any questions about the market.

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Käthe Wohlfahrt of America
 
41
From
White Bear Lake, MN - USA
Products

One of the most famous Christmas stores in the world from Rothenburg/Germany, has a permanent place here in Naperville 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

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Le Chocolat
 
33
From
Naperville, IL - USA
Products

Le Chocolat located in historic downtown Naperville features assorted gift boxed chocolates, truffles, sweet treats and confections. We will also have fun and whimsical holiday gift basket items and great stocking stuffers for all ages!

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Milwaukee Pretzel Company
 
13
From
Milwaukee, WI - USA
Products

Made by a local couple who spent a year living in Bavaria, Milwaukee Pretzel Company pretzels are handmade and fresh baked, just like they've been doing it in Germany for centuries. One taste and you'll want to trade in your standard pretzel for a delicious "Bretzel!"

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Naper Settlement
 
11
From
Naperville, IL - USA
Products

Naper Settlement’s offerings include holiday light-up necklaces and membership packages to the museum. Memberships come in packs of two, four, six, or eight and include general admission, special event tickets, discounts, and more!

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Pallay Crafts
 
1
From
Cusco,Lima, Peru
Products

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

Partnership for Culture and Crafts
 
4
From
Bishkek - Krgyzstan
Products

Handmade gifts, jewelry and holiday décor made from felt and silk. Designed through the Partnership for Culture and Crafts of Krgyzstan.
Visit the Partnership for Culture and Crafts website

Pemberton Candies
 
49
From
Tuttlingen - Germany
Products

Signature English Toffee in various flavors and other gourmet chocolates.

Piccadilly Roasted Nuts
 
50
From
Tuttlingen - Germany
Products

 

Pook
 
22
From
Toronto, Canada
Products

Pook is simply the world's warmest, most unique and truly, most fashionable winter apparel around. From the runways of Milan to the pizza houses of Illinois, you want to be seen wearing Pook.
Visit the Pook website

Pop-up Vendor Booth
 
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Barking Spot Bakery and Boutique LLC - December 6-7
About the Vendor
All Natural Dog Treats and Chews
Corynn Shawn - December 19-21
About the Vendor
At Corynn Shawn you will find an array of hand poured home goods that enhance this passion for a well celebrated life. Packaged in premium white boxes topped with matching white silk ribbons, each item makes the perfect prewrapped gift for any occasion! Each product is produced in small batches of six or less and includes only the highest quality ingredients, including 100% soy derived from American-grown soy beans, vegitable waxed cotton wicks and an array of premium grade essential oils. Corynn Shawn candles are not only for burning, but double as a moisturizer! Each product is hand poured with an extreme attention to detail and an abundance of love from Corynn Shawn herself.
Huaywasi: Handmade in Peru - December 14-16
About the Vendor
Huaywasi (why-wa-si) is a Fair Trade and Handmade Artisan Project part of the non-profit The Light and Leadership Initiative. Huaywasi works directly with seven female artisans in the outskirts of Lima, Peru, to produce unique items that make beautiful gifts! Check out the handloomed handbags and accessories, 100% Alpaca Knitwear, hand-embroidered sweatshirts, hand-painted ceramic ornaments and more! All profits go towards benefitting LLI's Women's Empowerment education program, meaning your purchase has a double impact on women in need.
Visit the Huaywasi website

 

Infinite Warrior - November 23-25
About the Vendor
Infinite Warrior offers a variety of semi-precious healing stone beaded jewelry. In this selection are many wearable pieces that double as diffusers for the wearer to partner with essential oils. All of the jewelry is made to fit any sizes sufficient to accommodate all ages and all sizes, male and female. Each type of stone has its own unique properties as the mineral composition allows for that incredible gift of both energy and healing power in the stones. Each piece is made with an intention or mantra as all of the jewelry is yoga influenced. The stones are from mines all around the world, however all of the jewelry is handmade locally in Milwaukee. Upon purchase the wearer walks away with a small expression of the energies that the stones embody. Since these stones are all from the Earth, they need to be given back the properties that the human body uses for both enlightenment and physical healing. Along with purchase you will receive information to recharge and cleanse your crystals for maximum benefit.
Little Buddha - December 8-9
About the Vendor
Little Buddha is a company based on finding holistic ways to feed the mind, body and soul. By using crystals to energize the mind, handmade organic products without all the harmful chemicals and additives for the body. As well as re-centering your soul with reiki.
My Donut Lady - November 29-30, December 1,17-18
About the Vendor
My Donut Lady is coming to bring her popular Apple Cider Donuts to our market!
Visit the My Donut Lady Facebook page
Scentered - December 13
About the Vendor
Promote wellness and build positive life changing habits this Holiday Season with our unique Scentered Gift Sets. Scentered is a range of 100% natural, portable aromatherapy balms and candles. We encourage living a mindful way of life as a means to achieving lifestyle balance by building better, healthier habits. All our balms and candles contain the highest quality essential oils to produce an instant hit of tranquility, focus, or joy to enhance your day & keep you centered.
At Scentered we believe our ritual is just as important as the therapeutic qualities that make up our products.

STOP, INHALE, RESET
Tin Tree Gifts - December 2
About the Vendor
We specialize in personalized gifts for all occasions. We offer personalized housewares, such as cutting boards, platters and blankets. Personalized children's gifts, such as, plates, water bottles, backpacks, and lunch totes. We have plenty of Holiday gifts for just about everyone, even the hard to shop for! We will offer on-site customization for you to take or delivery options to send to your friends and family.
Wally's Waffles - December 22-23
About the Vendor
Handcrafted waffles are baked onsite, with homemade whipped cream, imported Belgian Pearl Sugar, and other quality ingredients, to create a life-changing waffle experience! Our waffle is richer and sweeter than the typical American waffle — caramelized sugar glistening on a tender, buttery, vanilla-laden joy for the senses. Chunks of Belgian Pearl Sugar are folded into our dough. They melt during the rising process and form a chewy, warm, flaky, center with a caramelized crunchy exterior when baked in our cast iron waffle press.
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 2017 Annual Souvenir Mug if you haven't done so already. We look forward to seeing you at the Christkindlmarket Naperville 2017!
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SaraBoo Creek
 
15
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
 
14
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

Steinbach Volkskunst
 
24
From
Erzgebirge, Germany
Products

The Steinbach Volkskunst company, located in the Ore Mountains (Erzgebirge) has produced nutcrackers, smokers and miniature figures in the traditional way for over 200 years. Steinbach stands for top quality. Each wooden figure is lovingly "Handmade in Germany” – and unique because wood is a living resource. Each step in the creation process - every detail and every brushstroke is carried out with care and dedication. Each figurine tells its own story, a story we continue to write. Our production process, from creation through sampling, to final production takes place in our factory in Marienberg in the Ore Mountain region of Germany. Experience tradition - experience Steinbach.
Visit the Steinbach Volkskunst website

Sweet Castle
 
23
From
Neidenbach - Germany
Products

Assortment of roasted nuts, gingerbread, and German cookies. A huge assortment of German chocolates & candy, Stollen (traditional German holiday cake), popcorn and cotton candy.
Visit the Sweet Castle website

Sweet Swabian
 
38
From
Stuttgart - Germany
Products

Assorted roasted nuts, marzipan candy, gingerbread, and chocolate specialties.

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Tata's Pierogi
 
29
From
Elk Grove Village, IL - USA
Products

An assortment of traditional Polish delicacies, including a variety of Pierogi, Polish sausages, Paczki (Polish donuts), and Barszcz (Polish beet soup with dumplings).

TeaGschwendner
 
3
From
Meckenheim - Germany
Products

Great collection of premium Loose Leaf Tea (2006-2011 World awarded), Hot Tea to go and gift sets.
Visit the TeaGschwendner website

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Viktoria Anna Ornaments
 
19
From
Chicago, IL - USA
Products

Hand painted blown and formed glass ornaments, decorated with Swarovski crystals.

Viktoria Anna Sweets
 
20
From
Chicago, IL - USA
Products

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.

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Wacky Wonderworks
 
10
From
Kiev, Ukraine
Products

Wacky Wonderworks' puzzles are the perfect gift for Christmas. These wooden engineering puzzles are easy and lots of fun to build. For both children and adults, our puzzles do not require glue, nails or any other tools. Start simple and complete one in minutes or be challenged and take your time building. Either way, our puzzles are a blast to build and watch as they move. They're simply amazing!
Visit the Wacky Wonderworks website

Whimsy
 
45
From
Morris, IL
Products

Whimsy offers the most unique merchandise - featuring cozy hats, scarves and mittens, all made by hand in Poland. You cannot find merchandise like this anywhere else. The hats are fleece lined and so warm and come in unique trapper style or slouch pompom style. The scarves are all beautiful and unique; the gloves, stunning, and come in so many options. All of our merchandise is one size - which makes gift giving so easy!

Winterbourne Alpaca
 
31
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.
Winterbourne Alpaca 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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