• 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

    | Filed Under Blog

    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 […]