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Best Specialty Store of 2012: Wholly Craft

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Specialty Store of 2012: Wholly Craft

For two years straight, Wholly Craft has topped the list for best Speciality Store in Columbus, according to our readers. This Clintonville boutique sells products from over 100 local crafters and vendors, making it a great one-stop-shop for all of your gift-buying needs if you want to shop locally and support your local artistans. The […]


Shop Talk: Wholly Craft

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre Shop Talk: Wholly Craft

Wholly Craft opened in 2005 next to the space it currently occupies at 3169 N. High St. in Clintonville. Back then, the shop’s owner, Olivera Bratich, knew several people who were making unique items but didn’t have a place to sell them. Being a community organizer at heart (her words), she jumped at the opportunity […]


Best Specialty Store of 2011: Wholly Craft

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Specialty Store of 2011: Wholly Craft

In the past we’ve asked you about your favorite places to shop, and this year we’ve divided it out to include separate categories such as fashion, food, home decor and specialty shopping. Our idea of a “specialty” store is one that doesn’t have a one-size-fits-all label, or a pre-defined category that it would normally fit in with. It’s the […]

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Columbus Mega Weekend – Fall 2010 – Vol 6

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Lots of art events going on this weekend! Start your weekend tonight at Pretty Lights at BOMA. Available Light Theater opens Richard the Third tonight. Or see the tale of a struggling fashion designer from Weinland Park make it to Fashion Week in ‘Dressed‘ at the Gateway Film Center. Jeni’s new Powell location opens this […]


AmyD Launches New Collection

 Alexandra Kelley Fox

Meeting Amy Dalrymple is like jumping into a very cold pool. She will refresh the heck out of you. Her playful blend of sass and style has catapulted her Made by AmyD clothing line into a full-scale operation. This Friday night, she’ll unveil a new collection of capes, vests, skirts, dresses, and aprons at a […]


Wholly Craft Launches In-Shop Gallery

 Alexandra Kelley Fox

It’s a magical craft fort. With hip handcrafted goods from more than 100 artists and designers, Wholly Craft embodies imagination. And beginning this Friday, the Clintonville shop will feature a visual art space called “the wall gallery” that will be curated by local artist Stephanie Rond. The wall gallery will feature a different Columbus artist […]


CU Podcast Episode #14: The Crafting Community

Walker Evans Walker Evans

This week we talk shop with Amy Dalrymple of AmyD and Olivera Bratich of Wholly Craft about buying locally made goods, the crafting community in Columbus, some upcoming crafting events, and different ways for people to get involved with making local goods. You can use the player below to listen to the podcast, click here […]


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