A 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 Night Bazaar: A Market Where We Can Have Fun and Stay Up Late

New York is the “City that Never Sleeps,” right? Well, for a while now, we have been able to say that at least one of our markets is a place where New York can hang out until the wee hours. The Brooklyn Night Bazaar was the first – and still

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Weekend Market Picks August 23 & 24, 2014: Brooklyn Night Bazaar

It’s late summer, and we all really need to focus on squeezing all the fun we possibly can before fall comes with its busy schedules and expectations for the rest of the year. So grab your friends and go enjoy the relaxed vibes, great food, and incredible innovation in the

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Weekend Market Picks August 16 & 17, 2014: Farmers Market Bounty

  If ever there was a time to shop as much as you can in your local farmers market, it is right now. James and I walked through the Union Square Greenmarket yesterday on the way back from lunch, and we ended up with an abundance of my very favorite

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LIC Flea: Discovering All the Amazing Food Here Without Exploding

As I mentioned in the posting about judging my first food contest at the LIC Flea, deciding on the best anything was next to impossible because EVERYTHING WAS DELICIOUS! So I wanted to show you some of the other wonderful food I tasted that day. At food markets, you simply

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Weekend Market Picks August 9 & 10, 2014: LIC Youth Market

I can still hardly believe it’s August! I am trying not to waste any of what’s left of summer, although somebody brought up our plans for Thanksgiving tonight. [Puts fingers in ears and chants, "Nononononono!"] There are a million outdoor movies to enjoy, and music festivals too. Let’s take advantage

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