Blog - October, 2008

NO FLEA THIS SUNDAY

By Demby

October 28, 2008 | Filed Under News

Sad but true! We’ve known since Day One that Fleasters would go Flealess on […]

Scenes from Sunday

By Demby

October 27, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

Another awesome Sunday at ze Flea. Senor missed it himself, but Mr. B snapped […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: October 26

By Demby

October 24, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

Two very scary Halloween Hunt items this week. Owls are very scary when encountered […]

Brooklyn Flea Wins “Best Of” from amNY

By Flea

| Filed Under Flea Ink

Daily newspaper amNY gave The Flea the nod in its annual round-up of Brooklyn-based […]

What’s New?

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Sometimes Senor wonders: Where does this bottomless wellspring of new vendors end? It’s just […]

We Got Props

By Demby

October 23, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

First of all, we’re over the moon that the Sunday forecast icon has suddenly […]

See What Happens When You Flea?

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

It’s getting hard to keep track of all the positive entrepreneurial vibes coming out […]

Greenjeans Fall Furniture Festival: Final Week Lineup

By Demby

October 22, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

The Fall Furniture Festival curated by Greenjeans is back for its final Sunday this […]

Scenes From Last Sunday

By Flea

October 21, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

What a day last Sunday was! Here are a few shots we took as […]

Finders/Keepers Week 15

By Demby

October 20, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

Another gorgeous day at the Flea (4300 folks came through), and another round of […]

Best of ’08 Opinions Voiced

By Demby

October 18, 2008 | Filed Under Flea Ink

(Significantly late) news flash! The Village Voice Best of NYC 2008 issue came out […]

Best of ’08 Opinions Voiced

By Demby

| Filed Under Flea Ink

(Significantly late) news flash! The Village Voice Best of NYC 2008 issue came out […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: October 19

By Demby

October 17, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

A sunny Sunday makes for splendid scavenging–come one come all! For newcomers, when you […]

What’s New?

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

So many awesome antiques and vintage vendors at the Flea lately–we’re really coming into […]

Furniture Festival: Week 3 Lineup

By Demby

October 16, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

The Fall Furniture Festival curated by Greenjeans is back for its third go-round Sunday, […]

Enhancin’ Hanson

By Demby

October 15, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

While we’re on the topic of community, the Hanson Place Child Development Center is […]

Cupcakes for A Cause

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The Flea tries to support local do-gooders of every stripe–we do what we can. […]

Boo!

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The Halloween costume options are infinite in the bizarre year of ’08: The Karl […]

Flea of the Conchords

By Demby

October 14, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

We never do this. It’s not our style. Sure, some known folks have perused […]

Finders/Keepers Week 14

By Demby

October 13, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

A banner Flea day (6000+ attendance!) meant early Hunters caught the Scavenger worm. Check […]

Getcha Turkeys Heah!

By Flea

| Filed Under Uncategorized

The fine folks from Greene Grape Provisions on Fulton St. will be taking pre-orders […]

What’s New?

By Demby

October 10, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

Tons of great new stuff at the Flea this Sunday–have we mentioned it’s gonna […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: October 12

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The hits just keep comin’. Both items these week are quite high-quality for the […]

Furniture Festival Returns for Week 2

By Demby

October 9, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

The Fall Furniture Festival curated by Greenjeans returns Sunday, with 6 totally radical designers […]

Soup’s On!

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

You can eat your way through the Flea and be full for days, so […]

Flea Fall Fashion

By Demby

October 8, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

In addition to the awesome antiques, fab furniture, cool crafts, and phat food, the […]

(Country) Living Large

By Demby

October 7, 2008 | Filed Under Flea Ink

The editors came to the Flea in April and May, wrote the story in […]

Finders/Keepers Week 13

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

This week’s winners were both quite happy with their finds, for different reasons. Check […]

Village Voice Best of NYC–Flea Questions!

By Demby

October 6, 2008 | Filed Under Flea Ink

Thank you to Alex of Unbreakable Records (he of the zillions of dollar records) […]

What’s New?

By Demby

October 3, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

The Vortex NYC is the latest iteration of longtime vintage-shopowners Dawn and Larry, whose […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: October 5

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The Hunt will feature 2 items every week, starting this Sunday. A couple of […]

Furniture Festival Is Here!

By Demby

October 2, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

The Flea’s Fall Furniture Festival kicks off this Sunday, with 6 of our borough’s […]

Hot Stuff

By Demby

October 1, 2008 | Filed Under Blog

It may not feel like fall just yet, but that doesn’t mean we can’t […]

Finders/Keepers Week 12

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The Scavenger Hunt went largely undeterred by the morning rain last week, although those […]

Help Wanted

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

From time to time vendors ask Senor Flea (remember him?) for leads for work […]