The Collective | Vendor Program

Faith2Felicity is proud to announce an extraordinary opportunity for artisans and creators to showcase their talents and products at Faith2Felicity's Crystal Cafe. Our vision is to create a vibrant, eclectic marketplace within our cafe, where the community can discover and enjoy a diverse array of handcrafted goods. We're looking for unique, passionate artists and craftsmen who align with our ethos of sustainability, wellness, and the celebration of local culture.

🔍 We're on the lookout for:

  1. Book/Journal Artists: Are you a local author with captivating stories, or an illustrator who brings narratives to life? We want you!
  2. Candle Makers: Aromatherapy experts and decorative candle artisans, let your creations illuminate our space.
  3. Artwork Creators: Local painters and mixed media artists, show us the essence of our community through your art.
  4. Craft Artisans: Pottery, ceramics, woodworking - your artistry adds soul to functionality.
  5. Glassware Artists: Masters of the delicate art of blown and stained glass.
  6. Hat & Accessory Designers: Bespoke, unique, and expressive - we seek your extraordinary designs.
  7. Clothing Designers: Eco-friendly and local fashion talents, showcase your sustainable style.
  8. Tea Specialists: Blend the perfect cup with your artisanal teas.

Program Duration:  February 1st - May 1st

Eligibility:

1. The vendor should have products that complement the ethos of Faith2Felicity.
2. Products should be of high quality, and vendors must be committed to exceptional customer service.
3. Vendors must be able to restock their products promptly if there's demand.

Application Process:

1. Registration: Interested vendors must fill out an application form providing details of their products, business history, and a brief description of why they wish to be a part of The Collective.  Applications are available at this link here.

2. Application Fee: A non-refundable fee of $25 must accompany the application.  Payments shall be sent through PayPal using our profile @Faith2Felicity.

3. Selection: A team of trusted advisors representing Faith2Felicity will review all applications. Selected vendors will be notified and given further details regarding the setup and other requirements.

Application Process:

  • Application Period: December 29, 2023 - January 15, 2024.
  • Application Fee: A $25 non-refundable fee is required with each application. This fee covers administrative costs and ensures a thorough review of all applications.

Fee Structure: 

  •  $300 or 20% of sales, whichever is higher each month for the 90 day period. 

Important Dates:

  • Selection Period: January 16 - January 20, 2024. Our committee will carefully review all applications.

  • Notification of Selection: By January 22, 2024. Selected vendors will be contacted with further details and next steps.

  • Vendor Onboarding: January 26 - January 31, 2024. We will assist you in preparing for your showcase, including space planning and marketing material preparation.

  • Launch Date: All vendor spaces will be ready for the marketplace debut on February 1, 2024.  Grand opening celebration will occur on Saturday February 3, 2024. 

 

Top 5 Compelling Reasons for Crafters to Join Faith2Felicity at National Harbor
  1. Prime Location: Faith2Felicity is centrally located at National Harbor, a bustling hub known for its blend of dining, shopping, and entertainment, attracting both tourists and locals.
  2. High Foot Traffic: Situated near major attractions like the Gaylord National Resort and MGM National Harbor, the area draws a significant daily crowd, offering great exposure for crafters.
  3. Diverse Customer Base: The varied attractions and high-profile venues at National Harbor ensure a wide, affluent customer base for unique, artisanal products.
  4. Ample Marketing Opportunities: Faith2Felicity’s strong social media presence and dedicated follower base provide significant marketing support, enhancing brand visibility.
  5. Unique Retail Experience: The Waterfront District combines boutique charm with designer allure, offering an exceptional backdrop for showcasing artisanal products and expanding business in a growing destination
We believe in collaboration and growth. Through The Collective, Faith2Felicity aspires to cultivate a community where businesses thrive together. We invite you to be a part of this journey and look forward to a memorable season!

For queries or further information, please email crystalcafe@faith2felicity.com.

By participating in *The Collective*, vendors agree to the terms and conditions set by Faith2Felicity.  See Terms & Conditions