"Made by Rotman" Holiday Market 2017
"Made by Rotman" Holiday Market 2017
Take care of all your gift-giving needs at the annual ‘Made by Rotman’ Holiday Market! We’ll have 30 vendors from the Rotman community showcasing unique gift ideas for everyone on your nice list. There will also be food, kid-friendly activities and a special guest to get you in a festive spirit (HINT: He likes to wear red)! Free admission!
DECEMBER 1, 2017
11:00am to 5:00pm
Rotman School of Management | 105 St. George St., Toronto, M5S 3E6
(just south of Bloor St.)
Get your holiday pictures with Santa: 12:00pm-2:00pm
Arts & Crafts for kids: 12:00pm-3:00pm
OUR 2017 VENDORS
Click on each of the images below to learn more about our vendors.
AniZet Designs makes bold, bright artisanal table linens & pillows for discerning homeowners. The company was founded by Marc Reppin (MBA 2004) and Marseille-born designer Christine Tatilon with the desire to make beautiful and useful decor products whose striking design and fine craftsmanship enhance the ambience and esprit of your home. Each item is designed by us and made locally using natural fabrics. Learn more at https://anizet.com.
BHF Empire creates hand tailored luxury menswear and gender neutral accessories such as neckties, bow ties and pocket squares. Based in Toronto, Canada, we partner with local artisans that handcraft textiles from their countries of origin. They create unique interpretations of fabrics for a one of a kind product. Our lines include accessories for Men & Women, Babies & Kids as well as our new addition dogs. BHF Empire makes quality, accessible,stylish and innovative designs. It draws inspiration from the 1920’s classic tailored gentleman aesthetic. Learn more at https://www.bhfempire.com.
Delta Dawn is a full service, luxury florist dedicated to innovative design, superior quality and uncompromising customer care. Learn more at http://www.deltadawn.ca.
Designs by Nature Gems
Unique organic style jewelry integrates detailed wire work with crystals and geometric shapes. All items are handmade here in Toronto by myself and my two apprentices, Bracha Stettin and Christine Shaheen. Together, we create highly detailed jewelry with bohemian and hippie flair! :) Learn more at http://designsbynaturegems.com.
WE ARE KINDHUMAN BICYCLES // WE DO WHAT'S RIGHT FOR RIDERS
We have set out to change the bicycle business for the better. We offer better product quality, custom options chosen by you - the rider - all at a better value. Every bicycle is assembled in Toronto to your specifications and delivered within days. We are committed to Do What’s Right For Riders. We are KindHuman Bicycles.
Learn more at http://www.kindhuman.cc/shop/ca/.
Pure + Simple
Pure+Simple is a Canadian all-natural skincare + wellness spa for customers seeking products + services that are consistent with their healthy natural lifestyle . Our mission is to provide clients with results-focused, holistic services, and high-performance beauty products. We take pride in using only natural and healthy ingredients that are based on cruelty-free testing and predominantly on vegetable sources. Our products are pure, safe, and good for you + the environment.
Cute clothing for men, women, kids and babies! All designs are inspired by the things I love: cats, cute things and yummy noms! All designs available at lolo.threadless.com, international shipping available! Learn more at https://lolo.threadless.com,
Crafts from Guatemala
Handwoven clothing and accessories from women's cooperatives and project in Guatemala.
MIYU Beauty is the first beauty brand to pair luxury skincare + artisanal teas to nurture complexions from the inside out. With the notion that great skin starts from within, MIYU marries botanically-active skincare with age-defying tea blends to achieve beautiful, youthful complexions with lasting results. Rather than focusing solely on skin type, MIYU's signature skincare + tea pairings are meant to combat life’s age-accelerating concerns such as pollution, stress, lack of sleep and poor diet.
At B2B Creations we produce a wide variety of handmade cushions. Some have pockets to store your magazines, remote, your knitting project, or even the kids' toys. They can be personalized as gifts for your friends, family, kids, pets, or even your guests. There's a touch of romance, fun and practicality that will coordinate with and pull your home decor together. We also do custom orders. Please check out our online store at www:B2BCreations.ca for a variety of our products.
Rotman Strategic Events
The Rotman Strategic Events team will be selling books from their fall Speaker Series events, many of which have been signed by the authors.
Judy-Ann's Nature Cards
Nature art cards with birds, wildlife and landscape imagery. The original photographs captured by the photographer are produced into artistic greeting cards on premium fine art paper with colour dye inks. They are blank on the inside for personal messages and a "work of art" on the outside.
Lakehouse Lavender is a small Lavender farm which was started as a weekend project in 2014. We currently grow 7 varieties of English and French lavender, tended by hand without the use of pesticides. Some of our harvest is sold as fresh bouquets in season. The rest is bundled and hung to dry in our beautiful heritage barn. Our products range from sachets, firesticks, and bathsalts, to culinary blossoms and dried harvest bunches. We are also making preparations to host your country wedding or special event at the farm…stay tuned!
We travel the globe to source rare and specialty beer styles to inspire our premium locally brewed craft beer. We promote the Lost Craft of sessionable artisan brewing. Based in Toronto, the world’s most multicultural city, Lost Craft embraces diversity and is committed to being active in the communities where we operate.
Society Socks is a men's sock brand with a social cause. With each pair sold, we donate a pair to a local youth shelter. Co-founders Filip and Sergey are finishing their 4th year at Rotman Commerce.
416 and Company
At 416 and Company, we provide people who love Toronto, with the best locally-designed, unique and fashionable Canadian apparel; utilizing local area businesses, we provide the most personalized selection of Toronto-Themed merchandise on the market.
Original, hand-made, eco-friendly greeting cards and gifts.
Noumis is a genuine pearl retailer based in Canada. We established in 2016, however our passion for pearls started 20 years ago. Pearls are among the most admired gemstone of all times. We provide quality genuine pearl accessories that enhance the wearer's natural beauty. We believe in quality and for that we travel around the world to find the best pearls for our customers, and we do not compromise on quality.
Teresa's Wine Academy
Teresa’s Wine Academy provides professional and recreational wine appreciation courses and operates public and private Wine & Food clubs. They have recently launched a series of wine based food products that have come out of the research conducted for their signature "Wine for Chefs" course. These products include: assorted white and red wine butters, Pinot Noir dessert syrup and a Champagne cream.
Chantal is an experienced metalsmith and jewelry designer who has been creating one-of-akind, custom jewelry, both domestically and abroad, for over a decade. Chantal's handmade gold jewelry is designed with an aim to create personal, meaningful work with as little environmental impact as possible; this includes a passion for reworking family pieces and heirlooms with a respect for the original design elements. Chantal's pieces are also known or their quality and longevity, so that the item, and the story that goes with it, may be passed down for generations to come.
TyPaw is an eCommerce environmentally conscious pet brand that manufactures it's own safe, natural
and durable toys, leashes and collars. These products are designed in Toronto, Canada and the
manufacturing process takes place in India and Bangladesh. We use biodradable materials such as
Jute and Bamboo to make pet toys that are free of chemicals and are durable.
CoverStory (www.coverstory.info) is an online micro-payment platform for purchasing magazine and blog content on a per-article basis. We went live in the summer partnering with three magazines - Alternatives Journal, Green Teacher and EcoParent. We recently added a fourth - Inroads Journal. We hope to add more magazines and independent contributors in the near future!
“•«««қчм NyLz»»»•™ is a Greater Toronto Area business specializing in hair, scalp and body products. Born out of a love of crafting and mixing oils for personal use and to meet the need of a growing list of people wanting to know the skin products she used. Kim decided to make a few batches to give away to friends. Armed with their positive reactions and a growing entrepreneurial spirit, Kim launched natural cosmetic line.
Growing up in the Caribbean and immigrating to Canada, Kimberly Niles ensures that the wholesome ingredients she grew up using are in every product she sells. Understanding the diversity of the client base in the hair and cosmetic markets was another important factor creating •«««қчм NyLz»»»•™ products that are organic.
For more information or to have •«««қчм NyLz»»»•™ products in your local Beauty Supply store, call 416-551-6969 or email email@example.com.”
Maker Bean Cafe
The Maker Bean Cafe is Canada's first makerspace cafe: you can enjoy your favourite coffee & tea beverages while learning about creative technology, including 3D printing and laser cutting. Come see our laser-cut creations and pick up a personalized item for you or for someone special!
Inspirational Artist/ Speaker. A changed perspective creates a new reality! I facilitate creative workshops for healthy minds. My unique combination of Awareness and Art Practices help you gain insight and provide tools that improve the quality of your life. I provide an outlet for your creative expression that will bring you joy and improve your peace of mind.
LUUT creates conceptual wearable art coats and accessories made from shredded currency, 24k gold and diamond dust. Our products are not only the ultimate in up cycling but it is exclusive, luxurious and one of a kind.
Queen Sebene is a company owned and operated by Stephanie Perantono, launched in June 2017. We create luxury handbags and accessories from upcycled material for the fashion-conscious consumer.
La Petite Écolière
La Petite Écolière is a girlswear line designed to inspire a dedication to education. Our shirts are Made in Canada from Organic Cotton and Bamboo.
Proceeds from every purchase will be donated to Plan International Canada to advance education for girls and women.
All profits from the sales of Rotman gear go directly to supporting the Global Consulting Projects, where MBA students go to Tanzania, Colombia and Nigeria to support projects with street children, youth entrepreneurs and organic farmers. You may also select which Rotman program you would like to have your purchase support. It’s a win-win-win!
RK Studios combines architecture and photography to bring the viewers something more than just a building. "Lo Mute" is a sub-brand launched by RK Studios to showcase design of these man-made structures as a story through the dynamics of interesting angles, patterns, contrasts and repetitions captured in photographs. This year Lo Mute brings Toronto theme.
Dr. Joy Simon, DC
Holiday shopping giving you pains? Dr. Joy Simon will provide a free digital scan of your footstep and handcraft a pair of custom orthotic insoles to support your feet and provide relief for your sore back, feet and joints. Dr. Simon’s orthotics provide a combination of cushioning and arch support to protect from the jarring shock of each step, and are covered by most health insurance or extended health care plans.
Merchant Sons believes in living the good life - especially at home. We reimagine the homewares industry by designing for a male customer. Our products are marked by a relaxed, masculine look and useful technical benefits. Simple innovations like moisture-wicking bedsheets, extra-absorbent towels and stain resistant cushions. All products are designed in Toronto and produced by audited factories in Europe and Canada.