Our Story

Vintage items, Shabby Chic home accents and lot’s of Whatnot’s!

Located in beautiful Historic Downtown Newmarket…

Michelle is in love with the idea of re purposing old furniture and treasures of the past! 

Michelle resides in Newmarket with her family and is a well known resident, volunteering with many organizations over the past 20 years. Check out Whatnot’s and be inspired!

Whatnot’s is a finalist in the Newmarket 2017 Business Excellence Awards – watch the video below.

Fusion Mineral Paints

We’re proud to be the distributor of Fusion Mineral Paint for our area.
​A matte rustic chic finish for all your projects! ​
Contact us with any questions about the paint or about workshops available in our shop.

Furniture Upcycling Workshops

Come work with us on your small projects! We would love for you to use our space that’s already setup for working on your projects, and to help walk you through how to get that perfect Whatnot’s distressed look on your pieces. 
Starting at $65/pp which includes everything you need to upcycle a small table or chair.

We prefer small groups for individual attention.
Also, Seasonal Sign Painting workshops are available. $45/pp includes all the supplies and paint needed.
​(2 hour workshops)​

Call us to book your time for you and your group. 

Workshop Hours Available:  ​Monday to Thursday: ​6:30pm to 8:30pm, ​Occasional Saturdays:​ 10:30am to 12:30am

477 Timothy Street @ Main Historic Downtown Newmarket L3Y 1P9

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Contact Us
​Phone: (905) 853-5843
Email : whatnotscrafts@rogers.com

Sunday to Monday: 12pm to 4pm
Tuesday to Friday : 10am to 6pm​​
Saturday: 10am to 5pm​

We have a cute and cosy new workshop studio a few doors down from the Gift Shop where we host decorative painting workshops, dyi Saturdays and birthdays!
​We offer furniture painting for adults, Diy wood signs and Cetamics for all ages.

Workshop Hours Available:  ​Monday to Thursday: ​6:30pm to 8:30pm, ​Occasional Saturdays:​​ 10:30am to 12:30am
*groups can now book through the day during regular hours or the studio can open for groups in the evenings mon thru thurs.

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