July + August Summer Hours Alert!


Due to our touring schedule, Parliament will be open on Fridays only, for workshops, by appointment, and for special events for the months of July + August this summer!

We are so thrilled to bringing you great pop-ups out in the area, and can't wait to see you when we reopen for Fall hours with our Parliament Humans Collection Debut on First Friday, September 1st, 2017!


July Holiday Hours

July 4th Holiday Hours

Parliament will be closed June 30th- July 5th in honor of the July 4th holidays and so our team may enjoy this time with their families. Team Parliament wishes you a happy and safe holiday with friends and family!

 


First Friday July 7th- Ice Cream Social + 10% off Parliament Homes Collection!

Come enjoy an Ice Cream Social at Parliament! We'll also be offering 10% off any work from the Parliament Homes Collection- snag a mug wrap to keep that ice-cream cold as you bop along the Avenue on a sunny July Friday!


Made in MI Pop-Up Market Place @ Downtown Market GR- July + August Dates!

Join Parliament owner Elyse Marie Welcher of Littlewings Designs on 7/22 + 8/26 at the Downtown Market for the Made in MI Pop-Up Market Place, 9am- 4pm! Free admission, over 40 MI artisans to shop from!


First Friday August 4th- the Market Presented by the Avenue for the Arts!

Join us for a fun evening with a pop-up shop, a snack vendor, and all the fun of an Avenue for the Arts Market- more details to come soon!


Parliament at the Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival- 8/4 + 8/5

Find Parliament again this year on August 4th + 5th in Grand Haven, MI, for the 2017 Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival Arts and Crafts Show! Over 100 vendors in Central Park!


Virtue Cider Pop-Up Market, 8/3

Join Parliament Makers in Fennville, MI for a pop-up at the Virtue Cider Wearables Market! Cider tasting, a sheep shearing, and local artisan vendors selling their handcrafted wearable goods + accessories!


Upcoming Workshops with Parliament Makers!

Sashiko Patching Workshops: 7/28 + 8/24

Learn to Sashiko Patch your jeans and other garments with Elyse Marie Welcher of Littlewings Designs! This workshop will cover the basics of sashiko patching, includes a zine, supplies, and instruction. Snacks and light refreshments provided, click here for times and sign up details!

Cost of Workshop: $20


Greenery Natural Dye Workshop: 7/21

Join Megan Roach, co-founder of Parliament and maker of Adventure Textiles, for a morning of fiber and color.  We’ll be exploring the magic of achieving a natural green from barks, flowers, fruits and roots. Come prepared to learn how to set up natural dye pots, dye with three yellow producing dyes and over-dye with indigo and iron to achieve bright greens and saddened olive greens. This workshop will cover safety/clean up procedures, how to prepare dye materials as well as where to purchase dye stuff. Each participant will leave with 90 grams of dyed fiber samples to fill in a small dye journal. Click here for times and sign-up details!

Cost of Workshop: $35


Stay tuned for our upcoming September and ArtPrize events, and the release of the Parliament Humans Collection 2017 at September First Fridays!