• 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

    | Filed Under Blog

    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

    | Filed Under Blog

    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

    | Filed Under Blog

    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

    | Filed Under Blog

    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 […]