Skip the big-box stores, and support these local makers instead.
||This one isn’t just a holiday mart, it’s a holiday mART — emphasis on the art. This pop-up boutique features locally made handcrafted gifts, such as jewelry, ceramics, glass, weavings, knitted wears, fine art, wood craft, toys, cards and ornaments. In all, expect to see more than 5,000 items for sale from more than 100 artists. Event runs from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
||Sweetwater Center for the Arts at 200 Broad St. (Sewickley)
||December 1, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. to December 9, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.