For Immediate Release
NY Handmade Collective (NYHC) - formerly known as the Etsy NY Street Team, is partnering with Grand Bazaar NYC to present “READY, SET, SUMMER!”
New York, NY (April 28, 2017) - NY Handmade Collective (NYHC)-formerly known as the Etsy NY Street Team, is thrilled to announce *THE* Summer Kickoff Event! *READY, SET, SUMMER!* in partnership with Grand Bazaar NYC-a popular shopping destination located at 100 West 77th St. and Columbus Avenue.
Slated to take place Sunday May 21st from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. this special event will feature a carefully selected roster of 40 talented multi-disciplined NYHC artisans and designers, united through Etsy, an online marketplace for handmade goods.
“Collaborating to produce an outstanding pop-up market with the artists of NY Handmade Collective is a fantastic and really natural partnership”, said Marc Seago, Executive Director at Grand Bazaar NYC. “Part of our mission is to keep New York City creative and authentic, therefore we value and support these talented artists, designers, artisans, entrepreneurs, and small local businesses.”
Shoppers are sure to find something special, one-of-a-kind, exclusively handcrafted and locally made from a wondrous array of exceptional goods-from fine art, paper goods and stationery, jewelry and unique fashion, home decor, amazing skincare products to items for children and pets. “We are proud to present this event showcasing the team’s diversity and skills and talents of the participants who have decided to share their creations with the world.” – Andi B. O’Connor, Co-organizer.
Representing one of the oldest, largest and most professionally organized teams of local active sellers on Etsy, Inc., the group, created in 2007, has cultivated a long-established, local presence in the NYC metro area by hosting a number of successful and highly curated in-person markets, workshops and events (Holiday Handmade Cavalcade, Crafts in Chelsea, and Celebrate Brooklyn to name a few). NYHC is also known for its all-volunteer organization dedicated to the promotion and marketing of online selling opportunities on behalf of its members through its wide-ranging press outreach, immense social media presence, great blog and beautiful website.
From our hands to yours, NY Handmade Collective.
About Grand Bazaar NYC
Open year-round, Grand Bazaar NYC, located at 100 West 77th St at Columbus Avenue is one of the oldest, and largest weekly curated markets in NYC with over 43,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space. It is the only market with a social mission for the exclusive purpose of raising much needed funding for the four neighboring public schools, benefitting over 4,000 children.
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