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Ten

DAY TEN

WHAT: “Dot Dogs” Shampoo Bar — handmade soap for your urban hound.

WHERE: The HomeStretch in Lower Mills

HOW MUCH: $5.50

FOR: Anyone who loves their four-legged friend … but not the pungent odor that clings to them after a roll in the dirt or a swim in the harbor.  Looking for more than a stocking stuffer? Try pairing it with a Do-It-Yourself-DogWash gift certificate from Dot Dogs near Savin Hill

Dot Dogs Soap

Dot Dogs Soap

Four

DAY FOUR

WHAT: Hand-blown glass ornaments, paperweights, vases and dishes made by local teenagers from the Bird Street Community Center. The kids also determine each piece’s pricing as well as handle the marketing and sales components of their artwork.

WHERE: Bird Street Community Center  or contact  Assistant Director of Operations Paulo Barros via email (pbarros@birdstreet.org) to find out the studio’s hours and dates of other craft shows where they’ll be displaying their wares.

HOW MUCH: Prices range depending on the piece. Paperweights from $5-10, ornaments from $15-25 and vases from $25-50.

FOR: Your decor-loving sister with champagne taste (and you and your beer budget.)

$25 hand-blown glass vase by the students at Bird Street Community Center

$25 hand-blown glass vase by the students at Bird Street Community Center (bought as a gift but it may end up being part of the permanent collection around here … so gorgeous!)