Shh! Don’t tell anyone. But on Sunday March 17 get to the Ace Hotel for the “Bag It Up!” artist’s seconds sale – an event where local makers look to off-load some of their off-beat, quirky, all-around “I want that!” styles at a you-can’t-beat price.

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For only $20 you get one bag to fill with all the swag you can snag. These “artist’s seconds” are t-shirts, greeting cards, artwork, coffee mugs, maker materials, used pieces, and other snag-’em-up items that these local makers are looking to clear out in order to make room for their new products.

These makers will be there:



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everyday balloons print shop

Sapling Press

Worker Bird

Knotzland Bowties


It’s almost hard to believe that this event exists — so get there early to score the best picks! Oh, and as if this couldn’t get any better, feel free to bring your pup because this is also a dog-friendly event!

When: Sunday, March 17 11am-3pm

Where: Ace Hotel gym

Cost: $20 – payable at the door

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Mo Macel

Mo is a pun-loving Pittsburgher who likes to take photos and write. When not focusing on her kiddos, you'll find her pursuing happiness and working on living the American Dream via one craft beer at a time. She blogs at and

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