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.

Brooklyn Film Company Reminds Us How Amazing Polaroid Cameras Still Are

  Two weeks ago, James and I wandered through the Brooklyn Flea. We shopped among the vintage and handmade vendors and ate as many cold and liquid things we could to stave off the heat. Just as we were heading home, James spotted the beautiful display of Polaroid cameras under

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Wearable Moonscapes, Seascapes, and Landscapes by Elke Van Dyke

  If you know ID Pop Shop, you know that this ongoing pop-up event hosts some of the top independent designers of jewelry, fashion, and decor in New York City. This is the final weekend of their August pop-up in Chelsea Market.   Elke Van Dyke has joined the ID

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So You Want To Join The Circus? Start At Coney Island Sideshow School

Note: You may know by now that I love Coney Island. My friend Professa Adam Realman will soon be revealing some great circus tricks at the Coney Island Sideshow School! “Back to School” never sounded more fun, amiright?! ~Karen¬† LEARN TO EAT FIRE AND SWALLOW SWORDS AT CONEY ISLAND SIDESHOW

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Weekend Market Picks August 13 & 14, 2016: Eat Your Colors

  Do you find yourself sweating while sitting still? Do you dread opening your air conditioning bill? Have your popsicles turned into juice puddles on the way home from the store? Well, that’s August for you. On the other hand, we have the most beautiful, fragrant, and delicious fruits and

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Weekend Market Picks August 6 & 7, 2016: Anticipating Peach Pie

  It’s Peach Season and the Rio Olympics opened! I’m in summertime heaven! There was a late frost that destroyed many of the peach blossoms, but our farmers have managed to nurture the remaining fruit to sweet, juicy perfection. Peaches are my favorite North American fruit. Their only competition for

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