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This can't-miss craft show is back for its 37th year. We have the details.

A painting of a sandhill crane and chick by artist Kathy Conroy, one of the vendors at the Berea Craft Festival this weekend.
A painting of a sandhill crane and chick by artist Kathy Conroy, one of the vendors at the Berea Craft Festival this weekend. Photo provided

Artists and craftspeople will show and sell their work at the 37th annual Berea Craft Festival, Friday through Sunday at the Indian Fort Theater in Berea.

Items include jewelry, woodwork, textile art, paintings and pottery. Also, the festival will have live music, demonstrations and food vendors.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, free for ages 11 and younger.

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The Lexington Makers Market featuring local artists and craftspeople is from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday during the Lexington Farmers Market at Cheapside Park at 251 West Main Street.

Vendors listed on the event site include Designs By Ali Rose, Holy Branch Soap, and Trinket and Crow. For a complete list, check out the Facebook event page.

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Plus-size retailer Universal Standard has teamed with J.Crew for a new collection that includes this jersey maxi dress, $130 at Jcrew.com.

Plus-size retailer Universal Standard has teamed with J.Crew for a collection of apparel available in sizes 00 to 32. The collection launched on Tuesday and includes a strip maxi jersey dress, a wide-leg jumpsuit and poplin tie-sleeve top. Shop for the items at Jcrew.com.

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Dirty South Pottery will host an Oldies and Oopsies sale on Saturday including items with glazing flaw, warps, and cracks. Pictured is a table of the pottery including bowls and mugs.

Dirty South Pottery at 38 North Main Street in Winchester will host a Oopsies & Oldies Sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. Oldies include mugs, bowls, juice cups and Christmas items. Imperfect items include everything from warped colanders to mugs with glazing flaws.

Blogger Heather Watson of Herkentucky.com will host a Shop and Sip event from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Draper James in the Summit at Fritz Farm. During the event, 15 percent of the proceeds will be donated to Dress for Success Lexington.

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Target's Drive Up service launched this week at Kentucky stores. Purchase online and items will be brought to your car. Photo provided

Target’s Drive Up service is launching at Kentucky stores this week including the two Lexington locations. To use the service, download the Target app and purchase items. Target will notify you when the order is ready. Then when you arrive at the store, the items will be brought out to the car by store staff.

The company expects to expand the drive up option to nearly 1,000 Target stores across the country by the holidays.

The monthly Athens Schoolhouse Antiques Show is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at 6270 Athens Walnut Hill Pike. Admission is $2, free for ages 11 and younger. 859-255-7309.

The Burlington Antique Show is Sunday at the Boone County Fairgrounds, 5819 Idlewild Road in Burlington. The event, featuring more than 200 dealers, is held the third Sunday of the month, April through October.

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