There's a lot missing from most holiday shopping trips -- holiday cheer definitely comes to mind -- but imagine how much more joyful buying gifts would be if the weight you lost in cash was balanced by lots of delicious smoked meats filling your belly. Can we get three holiday cheers for that? To make this tasty dream a reality, don't carry around a purse full of pulled pork at the neighborhood shopping mall, but instead head to Mad Art Gallery (2727 South 12th Street) from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today for HoliDIY, St. Louis Craft Mafia's delightful, delectable holiday sale. At this extravaganza, not only will there be plenty of artsy presents for your "nice"-listers, made by local crafters, and an oh-so-convenient gift-wrapping station, but Capitalist Pig will meat (ha!) all of your eating expectations -- yum! And there's an Awkward Family Christmas Card Photo Booth for that perfect, memorable holiday card image! Admission to shop is free; visit www.facebook.com/holiDIY for more information.
Sat., Nov. 9, 2013