Meet Our Vendors


From locally raised meat, eggs, fresh baked breads, sweets, jams & jellies, the freshest seasonal produce, to a wide assortment of arts and craft goods, the year-round Twin City Market is sure to provide something for everyone. Please take a few minutes to browse our vendors. There are many vendors who are here year-round, along with seasonal and guest vendors each week.

Gift Certificates are available year-round which are good at any of the vendors in the Market. You can purchase them at the Sterling Main Street booth each Saturday morning.

 

Year-Round Indoor Vendors

Ada’s • Bailey’s Bakery • The Bakers Union • Country Home BakingThe Crafty LadiesCreative MetalsCreative WolfeGale Handcrafted  Goods • Green River Hemp Farm • Farmhouse & FancyFramescapesFRESH On the MenuHeritage BeefHollyhock Hill FarmsJanssen Family FarmsJosh RascoeLinnea Koch Photography • Luminosity Art and Designs • Meddling SheepMija & MeObjets de FantaisieRed Shed BakerySimply 2 IRZSTBLSterling GardensTiled Memories

 

Indoor Visiting Vendor

Master Gardeners

  • Jul 16 | Lilies
  • Aug 20 | Sunflowers
  • Sep 17 | Sedum, Planting Perennials for fall
  • Oct 15 | Bulbs, prep for winter

Outdoor Vendors for June 25, 2022

A-Frame Family Greenhouse (July 2-August 27) Annuals, succulents, veggie plants, hanging baskets, planters

Black Cloak Coven (June – October) Dream catchers, decorative mirrors, crafts

Curt Parrott Handcrafted (May – October) Hand lathed wooden bowls, vases, lamps etc

Dean Lewis * (May 7, June 4, July 16) craft-wreaths

Fresh Pressed Memories * (June 4 & July 23) Made to order mini pressed flower arrangements, pressed flower bookmarks

Frosted by Isabelle (June – October) Custom Sugar Cookies, Cupcakes, Muffins & Scones

Gaumer Family Farms (May – October) Produce

Grannie’s Kidz (May – October) Wreaths

Green River Hemp Farms (May – October – also inside November – April) CBD products

Hollyhock Hills Farm (July – October) Sweet Corn, Fresh Farm Produce, Pumpkins

Jill’s Cozy Crafts * (Jun 11 & 25, Jul 9 & 23, Aug 6 & 13, Sept 10 & 24, Oct 1 & 8) embroidery items, headbands, glass blocks, wreaths, door mats, things made with vinyl.

Kristin’s Kreations (May – October) Sublimation & Vinyl designs, tshirts, tumblers, wood & signs

Leah Rose Grows * (May – September)

Linda Estabrooks (June – October) Crochet & Knit items

Luchadores Mexican Grill (June – October) Burritos, Tacos, Bean and Rice – Ready to eat!

Mari Ann Scents (July 2, 16 & 30) Soy wax candles, stickers

Oak & Ivy Woodwork * (May – October | every other week) Hand made wood items

Pocket Aromas (May – July) Essential Oil Rollerballs

Schell Farm Produce (May – October) Produce – Cheese – Honey

Sew Loved * (June – October) Bath bombs, goat soap, sewn items

Side of Greens Microfarm * (May – October) Soil-grown Microgreens

St Vincent DePaul * (June 4 & 25)

Stan’s Woodwork * (May – October) Wood Jewelry Boxes and Side Tables

Sterling Gardens (May – October) Plants – Produce

Sterling Public Library (May – July) Library Info

Tanglewild Farms * (May – October) Produce

The K9 Kitchen (May – October) Dog Treats

Thicksten’s Popcorn * (May 21, Jun 18, Jul 16, Aug 6, Sept 10, Oct 8) Pre-Popped Bags of White Popcorn

Todd Family Garlic (June 25-July 2, July 30-August 27) Garlic

Uniquely Yours (May – October) Jewelry, Polished Stones

Whiteside County Ag in the Classroom (July 16 & August 6) Educational Agricultural Information

*Not every week

 

More Outdoor Vendors Coming Soon!

Just Five • Ken Ebersole (Blueberries)

 

Visit our Becoming A Vendor page for an application and vending information. 

Ada’s
Vendor Name

Ada Friesen
Novelty and sports-themed fabric mounted to acrylic plates.

Crochet and knitted washcloths, dishcloths, pot holders, chair pads, bath mats, draft catchers, baby blankets, afghans, shawls, scarves, slippers.

Bailey’s Bakery
Vendor Name

Barb Brown

Fresh made treats for the dogs you love!

Cody Nutt (lettuce)
815-441-8215
Vendor Email
codynutt8@gmail.com

Grown locally in Rock Falls IL

Look for him in the back room of the indoor market every other week or based on availability of lettuce

Country Home Baking
815-973-9856

by Ann Koster
Featuring chicken pot pies, meat pastries & dinner rolls; Multi-grain bread or wheat bread with freshly-ground wheat flour; Mini-loaves (apple, banana-blueberry, banana nut, pumpkin, poppyseed); Fruit pies (apple, blueberry, blueberry-peach, cherry, cherry-raspberry, peach, pecan, pumpkin, rhubarb, strawberry, tri-berry); and cream pies (banana, chocolate, coconut, lemon, key lime).

Call for availability and what’s in season 815-973-9856.

Serving Breakfast & Lunch menu every Saturday 8am-Noon from the Market kitchen.

Creative Metals
Vendor Name
Vendor Email
lelandsedig@gmail.com

by Leland Sedig
 

Individually hand made fabricated metal sculptures for the home or yard. Various shapes, textures and designs.

Rust Patina & Stainless Steel

Creative Wolfe
Vendor Name
Vendor Email
sloane.wolfe@yahoo.com

Handmade, whimsical metal garden decorations for all seasons!

Daryl Drennen – Blacksmith
815-537-2076
Vendor Email
drennensr@mchsi.com

Hand forged and Blacksmith made items that include yard flowers, Celtic crosses, mason jar holders, dinner bell triangle, napkin rings and more.

Returning for the 2021 Season occasionally under the pavilion

 

Farmhouse & Fancy
Vendor Name

Pam & Joe Machan

Face Mask, Home decor, Scrabble-type block wall puzzles from family names, favorite destinations, company names and more. Makes great retirement, wedding, new baby and gifts for those who have everything!

Blocks are 3.5×3.5 Pine – Natural or Stained.

Framescapes
Vendor Name
815-441-7305
Vendor Email
lynnepps@hotmail.com

Wayne and Lynn Epps

The Polish Pottery we carry is hand designed by pottery artists and is lead and cadmium free. It is both beautiful and functional and can be placed in the oven, microwave, freezer and dishwasher. We call it art for the table. In addition to framing, pottery and prints we also carry hand made items such as cards, enclosure cards, pocket purses, painted canvas magnets and other seasonal items.

FRESH On the Menu
Vendor Name
815-718-3353
Vendor Email
chefpst.pt@gmail.com

Paula Trancoso

Serving up FRESH each week at the Market!  Enchiladas, Burritos, Tamales, FRESH Guacamole, Salas and More!  You will find her in the back room of the indoor Market.