Your Guide to the Best Artisan, Farmer, Food & Flea Markets

Artisan Markets

The artisan markets are home to many of New York’s most talented designers, craftspeople and fine artists. These markets take traditional craft fairs to the next level through fine design, wild creativity, and innovative use of technology. Visit the artisan markets and buy handmade products directly from the people who made them. You will find future trends in jewelry, accessories, fashion designs, decorative pillows and lamps, candles, organic body products and so much more.

Weekend Market Picks April 30 & May 1, 2016: Rubyzaar Baked Rice Krispie Rolls

Earl Grey, Dark  Chocolate, and Smoked Almond Kashmir Rice Krispie Roll from Rubyzaar Baked at Smorgasburg Every December, I look forward to having one of the most amazing cookies in the world at the Union Square Holiday Market. The cookie is called the Kashmir, and it is made by the

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Weekend Market Picks April 23 & 24 2016: Retro NY Metro History Art

A Glimpse of Glamor: Audrey Hepburn Compact from Retro NY Metro  There is nothing quite so nostalgic as New York City’s illustrious past. Retro NY Metro is an artisan company that combines beloved photos with useful everyday products to create practical and usable photo art. I have admired their products

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Weekend Market Picks April 16 & 17, 2016

  I love this time of year because the tulips are starting to bloom, and the markets are opening for the year! It looks like it’s going to be a glorious weekend to spend a lot of time outside among the flowers. So why not plan on visiting these 10

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Weekend Market Picks April 8 & 9, 2016: Blue Oyster Cultivation

  Today, I walked through the Union Square greenmarket at lunch, despite the wind, sun, rain, and several other weather patterns fluttering about. I had the chance to stop for a chat with Joe Rizzo, Owner of Blue Oyster Cultivation. a family-owned mushroom farm near Ithaca, NY. Joe, formerly a

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ID Pop Shop Is The Place To Find New York’s Fine Independent Designers

Can you imagine meeting the person who designed your beautiful moonstone wraparound necklace? Or your perfect cashmere coat? Or your incredible leather handbag that strangers admire in the street? What’s that? You don’t have any of those things?! Well, you can find them and much more this week through Sunday

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