Blog - July, 2010

Scavenger Hunt Items—July 31+Aug. 1

By Demby

July 30, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

Summer 2010=Summer of Love? Note: The Fort Greene outdoor market happens every Saturday; One […]

Back to the Vault

By Demby

July 29, 2010 | Filed Under Blog News

One Hanson has been kicking ass lately, so in turn we’re kickin’ it old-school […]

Jess Bites Flea—Liddabit’s Breakfast of Heroes

By JessicaBK

July 28, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

What: Bourbon-Coffee Caramel Corn with Candied Bacon. It’s deliciously decadent (obv!), crunchy, sweet, and […]

Finders/Keepers—July 24+25

By Demby

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Stunned that no one found/wanted the stripey disco top. But a smart Singaporean found […]

Book Drive=Success

By Demby

July 27, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

The book drive for the New Orleans middle school rebuilt after Katrina was a […]

Flea Love Everywhere

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

A bonanza of bonafide ink, virtual and actual, hits the stands this week. A […]

BFFs of the Week

By JessicaBK

July 26, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

Another beautiful and bountiful weekend at ze Flea!

Scavenger Hunt Items—July 24+25

By Demby

July 23, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

Hot hot hot! Note: The Fort Greene outdoor market happens every Saturday; One Hanson […]

Stuff+Things—Jaybird Antiques

By JessicaBK

| Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

What: Circa 1940 Drafting Table. Jaybird is sweetheart Joe Heidecker‘s longtime antiques biz—he defected […]

NOLA Book Drive This Sat.

By Demby

July 21, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

This Saturday the Flea is proudly hosting a book drive to stock the library […]

Jess Bites Flea—Asia Dog’s Limeade Soda

By JessicaBK

July 20, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

What: Mel and Steve’s Fresh Squeezed Limeade Soda: a delightfully sharp and tangy thirst-quencher, […]

Finders/Keepers—July 17+18

By Demby

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Finally, winners both days! It was hot, but the Hunters kept their cool. They […]

BFFs of the Week

By JessicaBK

July 19, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

For those who missed ze Flea this week, we bring the people-watching to you. […]

Scavenger Hunt Items—July 17+18

By Demby

July 16, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

A midsummer Hunt’s scheme: Style on Saturday, sass on Sunday. Note: The Fort Greene […]

What’s New?

By Demby

July 15, 2010 | Filed Under Blog What's New?

Summer is a good time to revisit the Flea, because when regular vendors go […]

Stuff+Things—Alphaville

By JessicaBK

July 14, 2010 | Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

What: Alphavillers Steve and Gary’s Original and Unused Vintage Sunglasses. Shady in the best […]

Jess Bites Flea—Vaqueros’ Fruit

By JessicaBK

July 13, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

What: Cayenne-dusted mixed fruit at the Vaquero Family stand, of the Red Hook Food […]

Finders/Keepers—July 10+11

By Demby

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Flea fought off the rain (yet again) this weekend, and both markets thrived, with […]

BFFs of the Week

By JessicaBK

July 12, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

Did you know that hangin’ at ze Flea at One Hanson is a great […]

Olde Times

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

The Times ran a cool photo-based profile of five Flea vendors in the Metropolitan […]

Olde Times

By Demby

| Filed Under Blog Flea Ink

The Times ran a cool photo-based profile of five Flea vendors in the Metropolitan […]

Scavenger Hunt Items—July 10+11

By Demby

July 9, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

Creativity is this week’s theme at the Hunt: an innovative item for Saturday, and […]

Jess Bites Flea—Porchetta’s Roasted Broccoli

By JessicaBK

July 8, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

What: Char-roasted broccoli with a tangy lime and yogurt sauce. Porchetta’s sides change by […]

Stuff+Things—Anthony Franck’s Rugs

By JessicaBK

July 7, 2010 | Filed Under Blog Featured Vendor

What: Rug slinger Anthony Franck‘s 60-year-old Persian Hamadan Rug—it really ties the room together. […]

BFFs of the Week

By JessicaBK

July 6, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

Barbecues and fireworks aren’t the only way to celebrate the 4th. These hotties and […]

Finders/Keepers—July 3+4 (+June 26)

By Demby

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Fleas turned out fine over the holiday, thanks for comin’ out. What could be […]

Scavenger Hunt Items—July 3+4

By Demby

July 2, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

We love our freedom and think the 4th ranks up there with Halloween and […]

Say Uncle

By Demby

July 1, 2010 | Filed Under Blog

The wacky kids at Elastic City who do the art walks every month are […]

Nenenn on HLN

By Demby

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Lionel and Constant, the Haitian brothers of Nenenn155 working on the social-enterprise clothing line […]

Framed

By Demby

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Borah’s Fort project launched at the Flea last month and it’s a big hit. […]