Where to Find the {NewNew} ............. March 26,27,28

On Friday March 26 from 7-10pm, {NewNew} members Rocks and Salt, Kimmchi, and Wabisabi Brooklyn will debut their 2010 Spring designs at Better Than Jam Handmade Co-op, which is owned by {NewNew} member Karin Persan.

It will be a chance to sip some wine, chat with the designers, and be the first to see their new Spring creations. They will also be raffling off a gift certificate to the shop!

Location: 1095 Flushing Avenue, Bushwick Friday March 26, 7-10pm

The Brooklyn Flea continues to draw huge crowds at the beautiful bank building at One Hanson Place. With just a little over a month left in this location, you're sure to find lots of buzz around the fresh designers selling handmade and vintage goods.

This Saturday, find {NewNew} members ApertureAgog with her needlecraft graffiti, MulryJewels and her swarovski crystal jewelry, and WabisabiBrooklyn with her decoupage penny earrings. On Sunday you will see LittleBunny's whimsical gocco printed greeting cards along with jewelers WabisabiBrooklyn and YaniaCreations.

Location: One Hanson Place, Brooklyn. Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 5pm.

And while we're at it, here are some dates to keep in mind for upcoming spring fairs:


Where to Find the {NewNew} March 20 +21

The extraordinary popularity of the Brooklyn Flea at One Hanson has led to an extension of the original market dates. Now you can find fantastic vendors at the historic Williamsburg Savings Bank clocktower location every Saturday and Sunday through April 3 + 4, and after that every Sunday in April.

This weekend, you can find {NewNew} artisans YaniaCreations, WishByFelicity, and Meekiyu on Saturday and LittleBunny, WabisabiBrooklyn, and WishByFelicity on Sunday.
Location: One Hanson Place, Brooklyn. Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 5pm.

We're looking forward to the next couple of months when the weather warms up and great spring fairs are back. These biggies are sure to be great, so mark them in your calendar!


Where to Find the {NewNew} March 13 + 14

This is the last month that the Brooklyn Flea will be at the historic former Williamsburg Savings Bank Clocktower! Be sure to stop on in and see this beautiful building, complete with original bank vaults and teller windows. Handmade goodies abound as vendors transform the space into a shopper's dream. This Saturday you'll find {NewNew} members Wabisabi Brooklyn (check out her giveaway in the previous post) joined by Mulry Jewels and Nordea Soaperie. On Sunday, find lovely jewelry by both Wish ByF elicity and Yania Creations along with more sweet-smelling soap by Nordea Soaperie.
Location: One Hanson Place, Brooklyn. Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 5pm.

Congratulations to the winner of the giveaway from AdornmentsNYC :KWR221. Please contact AdornmentsNYC directly to claim your prize. Don't forget that we are running fantastic giveaways all month long!


Where to Find the {NewNew} March 6 + 7

It's another great weekend of shopping at the Brooklyn Flea, a handmade paradise featuring dozens of talented designers. This Saturday, check out {NewNew} artisan Wabisabi Brooklyn's decoupage coin jewelry, Wish By Felicity's classy jewelry, and KimmChi's unique silkscreened tees and chemises. On Sunday, Nordea Soaperie, will bring her luscious soaps and join Wish By Felicity, and Wabisabi Brooklyn for some good clean fun.
Location: One Hanson Place, Brooklyn. Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 5pm.

Walk through two industrial white garage doors into a unique market housed in The Old American Can Factory. With most of the artists selling their creations themselves, this is a fun opportunity to meet the artisan and put a face to the item you are taking home. This Sunday, you'll find {NewNew} member RedBridgeStudio selling her unique hand-printed napkins and pillows.
Location: Southeast Corner of Third Street and Third Avenue, between Carroll Gardens and Park Slope in Brooklyn. Sunday, 11am - 5pm.


Where to Find the {NewNew} February 27 + 28

The Brooklyn Flea lives up to its reputation as the best artisan market in NYC as it continues on at its winter home at One Hanson. Filled with talented vendors and enticing food, you won't be disappointed with the rich variety of products and designs. This Saturday, {NewNew} artisans Mulry Jewels, Vyphuis Designs, and Fernando Jewelry will be selling and on Sunday check out Wish By Felicity, Yania Creations, and The Chocolate Muffin.
Location: One Hanson Place, Brooklyn. Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 5pm.

The 2nd Annual Social Pariah Festival
PulpSushi will be at this alternative arts and music festival in the Hudson Valley. With over 40 alternative vendors, tattoo artists, live performances and bands from the local area and the tri-state area, this festival was created to show off the vast wealth of Hudson Valley talent. $5 admissions which will go to benefit the Pitch For Kids Funds (http://pitchforkids.org/). Must be 18 or older to be admitted.
Location: The Holiday Inn, 542 Route 9, Fishkill, NY. Saturday, 11am - 9pm.


Where to Find the {NewNew} February 20 + 21

While you're waiting for the weather to warm up for the outdoor markets, check out the best NYC indoor winter market this weekend. The Brooklyn Flea continues to attract huge crowds at the beautiful historic building at One Hanson. This Saturday, {NewNew} artisans WishByFelicity, Meekiyu, and FernandoJewelry will be selling and on Sunday check out NordeaSoaperie, YaniaCreations, and TheChocolateMuffin.

Stay warm!


Where to Find the {NewNew} February 13 +14

Valentine’s Day can strike dread in the heart of the hardiest New Yorker: If you’re coupled, there’s the delicate dance of aligning your own celebratory expectations with those of your beloved; if you’re unhappily single, all the emphasis on romance can be special kind of torture. In response to this, Brooklyn Indie Market and The {NewNew} are joining forces to present “A Valentine Fling: A day of fun flirting, and handmade shopping on Smith Street.”

Location: Starting Artists, 211 Smith Street. Take the F to the Carroll Street Station (G train not running). Saturday, 11am - 6pm.

The {NewNew} returns to the Brooklyn Flea at One Hanson this weekend, with another great lineup of fabulous vendors and fantastic food. This Saturday, {NewNew} artisans includeMuppetloon, WishByFelicity, and MulryJewels, and on Sunday check out ApertureAgog,YaniaCreations, and WishByFelicity.
Location: One Hanson Place, Brooklyn. Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 5pm.

Where to Find the {NewNew} Feb 5, 6 + 7

{NewNew} member Better Than Jam just opened a co-op featuring a plethora of clothing, jewelry, and accessories handmade by local designers. “We hope to showcase local designers whose work is handmade and high-quality, at a fair price,” said designer and owner Karin Persan. The openning party is this Friday night.

WHERE: Better Than Jam Handmade Co-Op, 1095 Flushing Ave , Brooklyn NY 11237

WHEN: Friday February 5th, 7-10pm

February gives us a reason to shop again, and the {NewNew} is happy to help you find the perfect Valentine gift for yourself or your loved ones. This weekend at theBrooklyn Flea you will see WabisabiBrooklyn's beautiful decoupage jewelry on coins, NordeaSoaperie's unique handmade soaps, and YaniaCreations' elegant jewelry on Saturday. On Sunday, check out Swavorski jewelry by Mulryjewels, chic handbags by JackBlueHandbags, and another appearance by YaniaCreations.
WHERE: One Hanson Place (the clocktower Art Deco building at Flatbush Avenue, across from the Target mall)
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5pm

Where to Find the {NewNew} January 30+31

The {NewNew} is back this weekend at the Brooklyn Flea on One Hanson Place. This fantastic historic building boasts a ceiling mosaic and original bank windows and tables. There are 9 more weekends of handmade and vintage vendors at this location, so check it out soon! On Saturday, see WabisabiBrooklyn's beautiful decoupage jewelry, Muppetloon's fun children's clothing, and WishByFelicity's whimsical jewelry. On Sunday, check out handmade soaps by NordeaSoaperie's, another appearance by WishByFelicity, and soy candles in vintage tea cups by LuCrafts.
WHERE: One Hanson Place (the clocktower Art Deco building at Flatbush Avenue, across from the Target mall)
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5pm

Where to Find the {NewNew} December 12 + 13

The Holiday Handmade Cavalcade might be over, but the {NewNew} will still be selling all over the city this month. As you check gifts off your list, be sure to take a look at the fabulous handmade goodies the {NewNew} has to offer!

The Brooklyn Flea is hosting Gifted, a holiday market in Manhattan this month. Stop by for great music, Brooklyn Brew Shop Beer, and fabulous vendors, including LuCrafts, AdornmentsNYC, WishByFelicity, L'AtelierDesBijoux, and JTopolski.
Location: 20 East 4th Street (at Lafayette Street), Manhattan. Saturday, 12pm - 7pm.

This weekend marks the third annual shopping benefit sponsored by Brooklyn Indie Market, an up and coming designers market. Indie designers will donate 10-15% of sales to benefit Brooklyn Community Housing and Services, an organization committed to ending homelessness in Brooklyn by providing safe, clean supportive housing each year for nearly 700 women, children and men. WabisabiBrooklyn will be part of this great outreach both Saturday and Sunday.
Location: Red and white tent at Smith and Carroll Streets, Brooklyn. Saturday & Sunday, 11am - 7pm.

St. Nicholas Faire in Cobble Hill
A number of {NewNew} team members will be taking part in the 20th Annual St. Nicholas Fair at the Christ Church in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn. Check out LennyMud, LolitaNYC, PandaWithCookie, NordeaSoaperie, YaniaCreations, AltonWeekes, and AbbyHorowitzDesigns.
Location: 326 Clinton Street, Brooklyn. Saturday, 10am - 5pm.

The (Makers) Market, set in the garage of The (OA) Can Factory, is a new place to find art and artisanal wares designed and crafted by a broad community of locally based creative individuals and organizations, including many working at The (OA) Can Factory. MayLuk and WabisabiBrooklyn will be selling this Sunday, so stop by and check out their fantastic housewares and jewelry.
Location: 232 Third Street at Third Avenue in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Sunday, 11am - 6pm.

Have a lovely weekend!