What Is Your Name And Tell Us A Little About Yourself:
Bill & Rita Van Scyoc are the husband and wife, dynamic duo that make up Crafty Life In Style. They’ve been in business for the past there years doing the outdoor vintage markets in the metro Detroit area as well as events at Eastern Market. Crafty Life In Style is the blending of many talents. Bill has been a woodworker since high school and has up cycled, refurbished as well as built furniture for years. Rita has always had a creative flair, an eye for style and has a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree from Wayne State University. They love working on projects individually as well as a team.
What Is Your Business Name And How Did You Come Up With:
Crafty Life In Style came about by literally saying out loud, ” Crafting is our life….” and “we bring style to your life!” so they coined their business name Crafty Life In Style! Their hope is that their customers, friends and clients think of buying gifts from them instead of the big box stores at the mall. . Bill and Rita are always bringing fresh new products into their lineup.
What Type Of Products Do You Sell:
Crafty Life In Style creations are designed and handcrafted with wood, glass, plants, up cycled and repurposed items. They regularly carry “Michigan” items, magnets, keychain, bottle openers, craft beer caddies, man cave decor, travertine stone coasters as well as beer, wine, and whiskey themed gifts. Additionally they flip furniture, bringing new life into vintage and MCM style pieces. Their products will bring a new life and sense of style into your home!
What Do You Love Most About The Business:
They love the friendships and relationships with their clients as well as fellow local makers that they’ve met through artisan markets. The sense of community, encouragement, and support of small businesses is great in the local area and they are glad to be a part of it. Crafty Life In Style loves to giveback to the community! One of their favorite causes is Enchanted Makeovers, a Michigan based, National non-profit that specializes in creating handmade, healing spaces, creative programs that unite people, with a focus of women and children in shelters. Crafty Life makes a perfect partnership with Enchanted Makeovers, utilizing their woodworking and furniture refurbishment skills! They look forward to giving back and supporting them in 2018 and beyond!