Via Makers Connect on Facebook

Via Makers Connect on Facebook

Makers Connect, a shop that sells local handmade wares, is now open at Northwest Highway near Ferndale. As we reported several weeks ago, the unique boutique carries a collection of gifts and goods made by local crafters, artists and designers.

The owners are Steve Dickson and Chris Unruh, who was featured in the East Dallas Advocate in 2012.

Makers Connect featured artists, Mike and Shelly Clem’s story is in this month’s issue. They make artist block letters.

Mike and Shelly Clem

Mike and Shelly Clem

The store hosted a grand opening over the weekend. They are located at 10242 East Northwest Highway.