What makes a great market? TMR’s TOP 10 list!


A market stall holder’s thoughts?

• The market MUST advertise & promote itself in newspapers, etc (Not just via Facebook)
• Markets should have fair stallholder costs
• Preferably markets that don’t ask for stallholder insurance
• Friendly mix of stallholders to swap advise & info about our experiences
• Well organised

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A market visitor’s thoughts?

• Friendly, relaxed vibe is important
• Great quality handmade items
• A lovely mix of stalls/items (both new & upcycled vintage) to keep things interesting
• Markets that are child friendly – face painting /activities/fun things to do
• Outdoor markets are great in good weather as people just love to wander

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A big thank you to Jemma from Home Style Market, Nicole from Merry-Go-Round Handmade and Tania from Squiggle & Stitch for their thoughts and words.