Blog - August, 2009

Finders/Keepers August 30

By Demby

August 31, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Just one winner again this week after Saturday’s washout. Emily (left) and Nick (right) […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: August 29+30

By Demby

August 28, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Summery, simple, Scavenge, that’s this week’s mantra. Now go forth and Hunt, paying no […]

BFF of the Week: Tariq Hassan

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog

As usual, you could barely see into the booth of Flux Productions, what with […]

Hideya in The Moment

By Demby

August 27, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Last week Hideya Sagawa was our Vendor of the Week, this week he finds […]

People’s Blogsicle

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Fleasters are ubiquitous even in the blogosphere, where we came across Nathalie of People’s […]

In the News

By Demby

August 26, 2009 | Filed Under Blog News

Slow news week wha? Fleasters abound in media large and local alike in the […]

Slideshow August 22

By JessicaBK

August 25, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Although it was wet for about 30 minutes, it was a beautiful Saturday at […]

Finders/Keepers August 23

By Demby

August 24, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

August Fleaing is for troopers, so we’re appreciative of every vendor and shopper who […]

Scavenger Hunt Item: August 23

By Demby

August 21, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Just one item this week, presumably due to the threat of Monsieur Guillaume L’Hurricane […]

More Accolades for the Flea

By Flea

| Filed Under Blog News

Hot on the heels of Planet Green‘s naming The Flea the #1 flea market […]

BFF of the Week: Sheba Ross Delaney

By JessicaBK

August 20, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

As I was strolling, I noticed a woman carrying a Blue Marble Ice Cream […]

CAUTION

By JessicaBK

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When Eating A People’s Pop, Avoid Sticking By Licking Lips First Image taken from […]

Vendy Vini Vici!

By Demby

August 19, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Behold the huarache. Maybe you knew what you were getting into when you ordered […]

Brooklyn Flea Named #1 Flea in U.S.

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog News

Some big props for The Flea! Cree McCree, who literally wrote the book on […]

Finders/Keepers August 15/16

By Demby

August 17, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Back on track at the Hunt, with some shiny, happy winners at this weekend’s […]

Slideshow August 15

By JessicaBK

August 16, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

From photos and paintings to pops and papusas, the Flea was rammed with the […]

What’s New?

By Demby

August 14, 2009 | Filed Under Blog What's New?

Really strong mix of new vendors this weekend, including some tried-and-true dealers, some new […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: August 15+16

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Great slate of items to be Scavenged this weekend, nice cross-section of the Flea. […]

Today Your Prints Will Come

By Demby

August 13, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

A quickie note that newbie vendor Alex Brown (Brooklyn via Britain) has been setting […]

Buy American: Hideya Sagawa

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

As a wee teen in Japan, Hideya Sagawa would watch the telly, (specifically, Footloose) […]

Flea Goes to Pot(Belly)

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog News

Hilarious mention of the Flea in today’s Styles section of the Times, where Guy […]

BFF Of The Week: Emily

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog

I approached this chick because of her fly hat. Turns out she’s BFF-worthy for […]

In the News

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog News

Some hardcore Fleasters all up in the big media this week. Longtime staple Jessica […]

Flipping over Kyle

By Demby

August 12, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Kyle is our Sunday Bridge Flea manager. We met him through a job posting […]

Finders/Keepers August 8/9

By Demby

August 11, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

The Hunters were quick to the kill on such a pretty weekend. We, however, […]

Finders/Keepers August 1/2

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

We try to get there in time, snap a pic, find a pen, get […]

Slideshow August 8/9

By Demby

August 10, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Splendiferous days to Flea–Saturday with the perfect temperate weather, Sunday with the rain holding […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: August 8+9

By Demby

August 7, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Back on track with items at each market this weekend, including a bonus item […]

What’s New?

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog What's New?

Mid-August, dog days of summer, rain up the wazoo, recession, health-care reform struggling–does it […]

From Sweden Ja

By Demby

August 6, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Nina Z has been working the Fort Greene Flea since Day One, and this […]

NY1

By Demby

August 5, 2009 | Filed Under Blog News

So business reporter Tara Lynn Wagner’s NY1 segment on the market went online today, […]

In the News

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog News

Some nice praise for vendors in the past week in the media, plus a […]

Slideshow August 1/2

By Demby

August 3, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Banner day Saturday, oodles of Fleasters, great stuff from vendors, sun sun sun. Sunday […]

Rain or Shine

By Demby

August 2, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

The Flea happens in every kind of weather–just like a real flea market. Seasoned […]