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

Food Markets

The indoor and outdoor food markets throughout New York City are at the heart of food innovation, the new go-to spots for food lovers. Imagine a sumptuous, buttery fresh lobster roll, or a brick oven pizza. Or maybe something exotic, like an authentic pupusa, a small corn tortilla filled with savory beans and cheese, or a spicy kimmchi dog. Follow up your main course with three mini-cupcakes in flavors you have probably never imagined, like lavender chocolate, maple bacon and blueberry port mascarpone. These gastronomic delights – and so many more – are made locally or regionally with the freshest ingredients available.

Weekend Market Picks February 28 & March 1, 2015: On Common Pop Up

This is the last weekend for the Lucky Selectism On Common Pop Up in Chelsea Market, towards the 10th Avenue Entrance. Based in New York, this design house is known for creating fabulous sunglasses. Their collection also includes clothing, modern hats, bowties and other very cool accessories. I’m traveling this

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Weekend Market Picks February 21 & 22, 2015: Deep Winter Distraction

If you want to take your mind off of the frigid temps outside, my latest story about Kingston Twenty One men’s vintage clothing and upcoming spring designs will help you remember that they day will soon come when your face won’t freeze off the moment you step outside your door.

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Guest Blogger: Do They Even Have Hot Sauce In Africa?

The thing is, I don’t have much of a kitchen. So when I met guest blogger Joey Cameron of Ukuva iAfrica and saw his grand collection of African spices and hot sauces, I felt woefully ill equipped to test them out. I have tried many of them, and I’ve loved

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Valentine’s Weekend Market Picks February 14 & 15, 2015

I had the great good fortune recently to be invited to a wonderful dinner party with creative entrepreneurs, mostly from the markets. (Thank you, Heartbeat!) But wait – it gets better! I sat myself down next to Meghan Daly, the founder and owner of Daly Pie. Meghan grew up in

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Weekend Market Picks February 7 & 8, 2014: Valentine’s Markets

Valentine’s Day is next weekend! So if you are going to get your sweetheart something extra special, this is the weekend to hit the markets for handmade, vintage or edible Valentines. Weekend Market Picks: Saturday, February 7, 2015 East 67th Street Flea Market: Looking for vintage valentines? Maybe a beautiful

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