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Win a $15 shop credit + a fun bookish necklace!

I've got a fun giveaway happening on the Type Shy Instagram account right now.  One lucky person will win a gorgeous skeleton key necklace from Pretty Bookish + a Mr. Darcy greeting card and $15 shop credit to Type Shy.  Enter on Instagram

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Upcoming spring/summer craft shows

Type Shy will be at the following craft shows this spring and summer. Our in-person appearances are always special because we bring designs in many colors not available on the site + offer in-person discount pricing. Visit each event's page for more info on them, including show times and other vendors.  5/13: Maker's Mart @ Handmade Toledo Toledo, OH More info 6/17: INDIEana Handicraft Exchange @ Harrison Center for the Arts Indianapolis, IN More info 7/22: Made in Michigan Pop Up Marketplace Downtown Market Grand Rapids, MI More info 8/26: Made in Michigan Pop Up Marketplace Downtown Market Grand Rapids, MI More info

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Literary Gift Guide: Holiday Gift Ideas for Book Lovers and Writers

  Have a bookworm on your holiday gift list? These fun and unique literary gift ideas are sure to be a hit with readers and writers! 1: These Typewriter Magnets from Jodi Lynn Doodles would be so cute in a writer's office. 2: Type Shy's Library Card Notebooks are the perfect stocking stuffer or co-worker gift. You can choose between adult fiction and children's storybook titles. See our full line of literary gift ideas. 3: Frostbeard's bookish candles smell amazing and are all handcrafted. The Bookstore and Old Books scents would pair perfectly with a gift card from your favorite local bookstore. 4: This print from Alisa Bobzien is the perfect sentiment for the book obsessed. 5: Finally, you can't go wrong with a book subscription box. OwlCrate (for YA fans)...

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Michigan Gift Guide: Holiday Gift Ideas Made In Michigan

Shop local this holiday season with a selection of gorgeous handmade gift ideas made in Michigan. 1: Proud to be a Michigander tote by Arthur's Plaid Pants 2: Handprinted welcome sign by All Things Grow  3: Take the Scenic Route vintage map art by Type Shy 4: Enamel Earrings by Courtney Fischer Jewelry 5: Birchbark vases by Bettula All of these gifts will be available at the Detroit Urban Craft Fair, Dec. 2-4, 2016 at the Masonic Temple in Detroit. Check out the full lineup of vendors.

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Holiday 2016 Show Schedule

Type Shy will be at the following holidays events this season: WEST ELM POP-UP SHOP 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26 Breton Village West Elm, Grand Rapids, MI More info DETROIT URBAN CRAFT FAIR Dec. 2-4 Masonic Temple, Detroit, MI More at www.detroiturbancraftfair.com DIYpsi Dec. 10-11 Riverview Art Center, Ypsilanti, MI More at www.diyspi.com LANSING ART GALLERY HOLIDAY EXHIBITION Thru Dec. 23 Lansing Art Gallery More info

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