Blog - September, 2009

Vinylmania!

By Demby

September 30, 2009 | Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

Charlie (above), who keeps the spirit of his old Vinylmania shop alive at the […]

BFF of the Week

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog

Apparently Long Island Eddie got hated on by his women when he bought these […]

Pickled Pink

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

This Sunday the Food Network show The Best Thing I Ever Ate will be […]

Under the Bridge Video

By Demby

September 29, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Mr. B. made another nice video last weekend, this time of the Brooklyn Bridge […]

Hip Hip Huarache!

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog News

All hail Fernando and Jolanda Martinez, makers of the venerable huaraches, tacos, quesadillas, and […]

Finders/Keepers Sept. 26

By Demby

September 28, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

It rained on Sunday’s Hunt (tired of that refrain), but Saturday was just perfect. […]

Slideshow Sept. 26

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog

There’s nothing like a crisp fall day to delight the shopping senses. From vintage […]

What’s New?

By Demby

September 25, 2009 | Filed Under Blog What's New?

Soft Maps are Emily Fischer’s invention: laser-stitched quilts of organic cotton between layers of […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: Sept. 26 + 27

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

More lovely shopping weather on tap for this weekend, as well as some tip-top […]

BFF of the Week

By JessicaBK

September 24, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

You know when you just know? Like, the moment you lay eyes on you […]

Wilde About the Flea

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

House hottie Olivia Wilde digs the Flea, according to her “25 Things You Don’t […]

Casting Call!

By Demby

September 23, 2009 | Filed Under Blog News

There will be a casting tent for the new Jerry Seinfeld-produced reality show The […]

Finders/Keepers Sept. 19+20

By Demby

September 22, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Hunt didn’t take long this weekend, what with the sun and breeze. We heard […]

Brew Haha!

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The Brooklyn Brew Shop kids, Stephen and Erica (above), have been a huge hit […]

Flea on the (New York) Map

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

The Flea shows up on the much-loved Neighborhood Map in New York mag this […]

Flea on the (New York) Map

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

The Flea shows up on the much-loved Neighborhood Map in New York mag this […]

Gourmet Institute + Flea

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Folks love Flea food, ain’t no doubt. Sweet, savory, Asian, Latino, baked, grilled. Yum. […]

Gourmet Institute + Flea

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Folks love Flea food, ain’t no doubt. Sweet, savory, Asian, Latino, baked, grilled. Yum. […]

Slideshow Sept. 19+20

By Demby

September 21, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

We were hoping for the best and we got it this weekend, as both […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: Sept. 19+20

By Demby

September 18, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

If there were such a thing as perfect weather for the Flea, this weekend […]

What’s New?

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog What's New?

It’s tricky to differentiate amongst Fleas, but let’s just say that this weekend is […]

All Praise $1 Appraisals!

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Cool thing alert. Karen and Al (above) of Antiquinaires are among our most dedicated […]

Vendor of the Week

By JessicaBK

September 17, 2009 | Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

Brothers (in the literal sense) Lionel and Constant sell at the Flea as Nenenn155. […]

BFF of the Week

By JessicaBK

September 16, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Records everywhere and tunes aplenty, you better believe the vibe at last week’s Record […]

Japanese TV Flea Doc

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The Flea was recently featured in its second Japanese TV documentary, and it’s kind […]

Finders/Keepers Sept. 12

By Demby

September 15, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Just one winner (again!), since no one found the Tiny Tim LP. Unfortunate. Ariel […]

Joe Heidecker in The Moment

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Yet another Flea vendor in the Times‘ sights, as Joe Heidecker (known to Fleasters […]

Sept. 13 Slideshow

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The record fair and vintage bazaar had just the right vibe yesterday: very European, […]

Record Fair Video

By Demby

September 14, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

While Senor and Rob were moving giant planters and directing traffic, Mr. B had […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: Sept. 12+13

By Demby

September 11, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Fall springs into action at the Flea this weekend, the beginning of our peak […]

What’s New?

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog What's New?

Some really cool new vendors at Fort Greene tomorrow, check ‘em out. NuNu Deng […]

Flea Bags Are Back!

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Starting this Sunday at the record fair/vintage fashion bazaar we’ll have our fab Flea […]

Music + Fashion Are Always The Passion

By Demby

September 10, 2009 | Filed Under Blog News

We’re just putting the finishing touches on the Superstar DJ Record Fair + Vintage […]

Scavenger Hunt Item: Sept. 5

By Demby

September 4, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Scavenging shouldn’t count as work, which you should avoid at all costs this Labor […]

What’s New?

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog What's New?

Just a few newbies this holiday weekend, but they’re good ‘uns. Matt and Lauren […]

Slideshow August 30

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog

Afrobeat smoothies, pitchforks, and old-school scales. This and more at last week’s Flea.

BFF of the Week: Athena and Anna

By JessicaBK

September 3, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

At first I was afraid. I mean, the pitchfork they were carrying was taller […]

Vendor of the Week: Liddabita Sweetness

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

They weren’t even planning on going into business so soon. Sure, Jen and Liz […]

Superstar DJ Record Fair + Vintage Fashion Bazaar: Sunday, Sept. 13

By Demby

September 1, 2009 | Filed Under Blog News

The Flea’s Superstar DJ Record Fair returns Sunday, Sept. 13. Yay. Since it’s also […]