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.

Holy Schmitt’s Horseradish: A Strong Easter Tradition in All Senses

If there is one thing I have learned about Polish American culture from my husband James and his family over the years, it is the important relationship between food and holidays. Easter is a biggie. My inlaws’ family traditions include Święconka, or Easter meal. It is a lunch of Polish

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Weekend Market Picks March 28 & 29, 2015: New Urbanrose Gilded Collection

Urbanrose creates delicate and uniquely handcrafted jewelry. Owner and designer Rosemarie Ferrara has launched her new Gilded Line of rings, cuffs and earrings. She carefully places multiple layers of gold leaf in clear resin to give each piece a lush depth. Some of her designs have beautiful accent colors, like

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Loads of Seasonal Updates from the Brooklyn Flea, Smorgasburg and Berg’n

I received this press release from the Brooklyn Flea, detailing all of their amazing upcoming events for the spring and summer season! Here it is in full: The Brooklyn Flea and Smorgasburg return for their eighth and fifth outdoor seasons, respectively, the weekend of April 4 and 5, following a

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Weekend Market Picks March 21 & 22, 2015: We’ve Sprung A Leek!

Happy Spring! Despite the entire day filled with snow on Friday, it was also the beginning of a new season. The weekend is looking a little more reasonable weather-wise, so it’s okay to get your hopes up for brighter days ahead. Another reason to be optimistic is that it is

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With Love, From Brooklyn to Launch #spreadlove Subscriptions Boxes

I am thrilled to post this press release from our friends at With Love, From Brooklyn. Let’s all support their Barnraiser campaign!     With Love From Brooklyn, the premier online destination for Brooklyn artisan food gifts, is diving into the subscription box game with the launch of #spreadlove subscription

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