Blog - October, 2009

What’s New?

By Demby

October 30, 2009 | Filed Under Blog What's New?

Welles + Graham Workshop is a new sister-duo biz who make cool clocks (above) […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: Oct. 31+Nov. 1

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Fun, useful, pretty things this week. Don’t be so scared you don’t Scavenge—you can […]

Spooklyn Flea

By Demby

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The Flea hopes to add to Fort Greene’s rep as Brooklyn Halloween Central, with […]

BFF of the Week: Alice Hsiung

By JessicaBK

October 29, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Last Sunday the Flea’s snazzy Design Co-op switched to Sunday to impress Miss M […]

Vendor of the Week: Jarontiques

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

Jaron was a sales and marketing executive at a major record label for years. […]

The Incredible Brooklyn Flea Market!

By Demby

October 28, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

We’re just quoting Martha, not being cocky! OK, maybe we’re milking this a little, […]

Teamwork!

By Demby

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More cross-pollinating among Flea vendor-pals, as Flux Productions has designed the latest fabric for […]

Finders/Keepers Oct. 25

By Demby

October 27, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

In the midst of the Sunday hoopla, the Hunt was almost overlooked—almost. Donna Jo’s […]

Hangin’ with Martha

By Demby

October 26, 2009 | Filed Under Blog News

Uber-foodie and crafter Martha Stewart graced the Bridge Flea with her presence on Sunday, […]

Gifted, Big City Style!

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog News

The Flea is doing its “Gifted” holiday market again this year–in the big ole […]

Slideshow Oct. 25

By JessicaBK

October 25, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Yes, the nutcrackers ARE for sale. Maybe Martha had some crafty ideas for them […]

This Weekend at the Flea

By Demby

October 23, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

We’re a bit overwhelmed here at Flea HQ this week. We’ll get the Scavenger […]

Scavenger Hunt Item: Oct. 25

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Pretty special item this week–special enough in fact to compensate for Saturday’s non-item. Happy […]

BFF of the Week: Jamie + Jeff

By JessicaBK

October 22, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Don’t call me a third wheel. Who wouldn’t approach a hot pair, looking all […]

Project for Public Spaces @ Ze Flea

By Demby

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Saturday is a big day for the Flea, with special guests galore. Among them […]

Finders/Keepers Oct. 17+18

By Demby

October 21, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

The weather, um, could have been more awesome this past weekend, but somehow Saturday […]

Slideshow October 17

By JessicaBK

October 19, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

It might have been a bit rainy in the morning, but the sun, shoppers […]

In the News

By Demby

October 16, 2009 | Filed Under Blog Flea Ink News

Plenty o’ news bites to go around of late, figured we’d do a little […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: Oct. 17+18

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Supposedly it may rain this weekend–if you believe weatherpeople we’ve got a bridge in […]

Vendor of the Week: Fringe + Feather

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

There’s nothing finer than the intra-Flea connections that spring up around the markets. A […]

BFF of the Week: Mikey

By JessicaBK

October 15, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Who doesn’t like some good political discourse with a BFF? When I saw dude […]

Brooklyn Based in the Curated Corner

By Demby

October 14, 2009 | Filed Under Blog News

Our friendly pals at fun-loving blog/email Brooklyn Based are taking over the Curated Corner […]

Design Co-op Slideshow

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

The Flea’s Design Co-op, curated by Lena Corwin and managed by Moontree Letterpress’ Rebecca […]

Charlie the 7-1/2 y.o. Swami

By Demby

October 13, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

Charlie, the 7-year-old wunderkind who basically rules the Flea, struck out on her own […]

Finders/Keepers Oct. 10+11

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Fleas in full effect this past weekend, pretty much the way we dreamt ‘em […]

Slideshow Oct. 13

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog

As Mr. Rogers said, it was a beautiful day in the neighborhood. In case […]

Open Thread

By Demby

October 12, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

What did you find at the Fleas? Or, anything you were looking for but […]

What’s New?

By Demby

October 9, 2009 | Filed Under Blog What's New?

Co-headliners this week, and another gaggle of new vintage/antique dealers. We’re approaching some sort […]

Three Potato Four’s Back

By Demby

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Everyone loves Stu and Janet’s modern take on vintage housewares at Three Potato Four, […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: Oct. 10+11

By Demby

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Thar’s gold in that thar yard! Shiny stuff Saturday, soft stuff Sunday (from a […]

Vendor of the Week: John Murphy

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

John Murphy is “that really cool artist guy” you’ve seen at the Flea since […]

By Flea

October 7, 2009 | Filed Under announcement

MUGgin’ for the Flea

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

Manhattan User’s Guide (aka “MUG”), a top shopping blog, crosses the bridge for its […]

Flea Design Co-op Starts Oct. 10

By Demby

October 6, 2009 | Filed Under Blog News

This Saturday, Oct. 10, we’re launching a new “Design Co-op” of top local artists […]

Slideshow Oct. 3+4

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog

Sun showers on Saturday attracted the savvy collectors, knowing they’d have the run of […]

Finders/Keepers Oct. 3+4

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Saturday was going great until the R word showed up and drenched us. Sal […]

BFF of the Week

By JessicaBK

October 5, 2009 | Filed Under Blog

As is customary on Saturday and Sunday afternoons, I was thinking about what was […]

How Cute is This

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

Fleaster Steven sent us this pic of his darling daughter Sophia in the wicker […]

What’s New?

By Demby

October 2, 2009 | Filed Under Blog What's New?

Click here for the weekend’s layout every Friday at noon. (Scroll down for the […]

Kiss Our (Lobster) Grits

By Demby

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Red Hook Lobster Pound–aka the “Lobster Roll people”–are rolling out a new lobster bisque […]

Scavenger Hunt Items: Oct. 3+4

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog

We’re really into this week’s Hunt, with two stellar vintage items in the mix, […]

Lucky + GQ Japan + Vogue Tri-fecta

By Demby

October 1, 2009 | Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

Madewell pal Lisa Schulner shouts out the Flea on Luckymag.com as one of her […]