Frosted: New upcycled and eco-conscious holiday market happening in Vancouver


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A new holiday market and pop-up cafe is taking place this weekend in Vancouver, focusing on upcycled and eco-conscious goods.
Put on as a collaboration between Upcycle That and Mat Collective, Frosted is a unique shopping experience for those who prefer their gifts to come with a gentler footprint.
Frosted will feature 16 vendors who specialize in eco-conscious and/or upcycled goods, a clothing swap run by Saule Connection,  a yoga mat raffle and mat recycling bin by Mat Collective, textile scrap recycling, a blanket fort from CityStudio Vancouver, plus food and drink, and more community-focused fun.


When: Saturday, December 16, 2017 from 10 am to 2 pm
WhereMerakos Fieldhouse in Riley Park – 95 E 32nd Avenue, Vancouver
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Lindsay is the Managing Editor of Vancouver Is Awesome, and the co-host and co-producer of the Vancouver Is Awesome Podcast. A fifth generation Vancouverite and life-long foodie, Lindsay also serves as a judge for the Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards. Previously the Food Editor of Daily Hive, Senior Editor of Vancity Buzz, and Editor-in-Chief of, in her past life in L.A. she earned an MA in English, attended culinary school, and was an English professor. Lindsay's first published piece was December 1980 in The Province; it was her letter to Santa. E-mail: // Twitter/Instagram: @squashblossom