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

Flea Markets

New York City’s flea markets are full of vintage and antiquefinds that would grace any home or wardrobe. Significant estates, meaning the contents of some of the more intriguing armoires, drawers and cupboards in the city, are sold through reputable flea market dealers. The market sellers also scour the region to bring the best wares into the city. It is a good strategy to visit these markets on a regular basis to find the most exciting furniture, clothing, accessories, decorative items and nostalgic memorabilia that comesinto our flea and vintage markets.

Valentine’s Weekend Market Picks: February 11 & 12, 2017

Hello! So, I took a little time off during the cold, post-holiday season. But now it’s February, and the markets are heating up for 2017, despite the snow and icicles outside. There are so many fabulous Valentine’s Markets this weekend for everyone to enjoy, whether you have a Valentine or

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Guest Holiday Market: The Beautiful Christmas Markets of Budapest

We landed in Budapest in December 2015. We were going to visit our dear friends Ami, George, and Asta Kroon,  and Julie Bagladi, who had been our friends and neighbors in the West Village for many years. We used to have Sunday Family Dinner together every weekend, until they retired

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Last Minute Shopping You Dream About In The Holiday Markets

Well, this is it! Saturday is a fabulous day to finish up your gift shopping. Some people call it procrastination. I call it a good reason to visit the holiday markets one last time until next year! (Note that many of them are open through the end of the year

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Holiday Market Picks: Give Handmade Gifts!

Look. It’s December. The weather is going to suck. So why not make the most of it by hanging out in the festive holiday markets? This weekend, you can choose among 32 – thirty-two! – markets, mostly indoors, throughout the city! I’ve been gathering gifts for my nieces, and now

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Weekend Holiday Markets December 10 & 11, 2016: Local Holiday Greenery

This is the busiest holiday weekend of them all! 22 day-long or weekend markets are popping up all over the city, along with the grand holiday markets and the ongoing flea and antiques markets, which are also wonderful places to look for unique gifts. I get some of my best

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