May 1, 2009

Where to Find the {NewNew} May 2 + 3

The {NewNew} Team is out in full force in Brooklyn, Queens, and New Jersey, so be sure to stop by, say hi, and check out their awesome handmade goods!

This Saturday debuts Artists and Fleas in McCarren Park, a weekly outdoor independent artist and designer market in Brooklyn's McCarren Park in partnership with the Open Space Alliance of North Brooklyn (OSA). The Market in McCarren will feature independent designers of clothing, jewelry, accessories, and handmade crafts and will include an array of traditional and non-traditional visual artists. The Market will also include a cafe with organic, locally produced food, highlight community non-profit partners and provide a variety of entertainment and themed weekend activities. Sarustar of the {NewNew} will be vending at this opening event, so be sure to stop by and check out her beautiful jewelry!
Location: North end of McCarren Park, adjacent to the McCarren Field, Brooklyn
Date and Time: Saturday, 10am - 6pm

This next installment of the Lyceum Craft Market Series is being touted as the best antidote to a regular depressing shopping experience. No overpriced mass produced items here - only beautiful, smart, innovative, and creative locally made goods from designers and artists in and around the City, all priced at $30 and under! Get your Christmas gifts early, treat yourself to an affordable experience, bring your friends. There will be food, music, drinks, and great {NewNew} artists. Check out LuCrafts, Collective Elements, Yania Creations, Jantar Handcrafted Jewelry,
Metal Sugar, Wish by Felicity, J. Davis Studio, Nordea Soaperie, Milk Made, and Journalistic Tendencies.
Location: 227 4th Avenue, Brooklyn
Date and Time: Saturday, 11am - 6pm

The Brooklyn Flea continues this weekend in two locations: Saturday at Fort Greene (Location: Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School, Lafayette Avenue between Clermont and Vanderbilt Avenues) and Sunday at DUMBO (81 Front Street). Drop by and enjoy great food, music, and fabulous {NewNew} vendors!

Saturday, May 2nd Fort Green Line-Up
: BetterThanJam, KnitKnit, Owliday Inn, CajaJewelry, and p*Charming.

Sunday, May 3rd DUMBO Line-Up
: BetterThanJam, AdornmentsNYC, and MsSlippers.

Spring Fling Flea in Astoria
New York City's hottest designers, artists and crafters will be selling handmade jewelry, clothing, accessories, crochet, vintage items, paper goods, bath and spa products and more at the Spring Fling Flea in Astoria, Queens. Check out {NewNew} vendors Little Bunny, 7oh1Jewelry, Beadscarf, Handcrafted by Lamar, and Kokalaki Jewelry
Location: 32 33 31st Street between Broadway and 34th Avenue, right under the N/W train
Date and Time: Sunday, 10:30am - 4:30pm

Hoboken Arts and Music Festival
Over 200 artists, crafters, and photographers will be present at the Hoboken Arts and Music Festival, including {NewNew} members LuCrafts and YaniaCreations. Three stages of live music featuring performances by The Box Tops with Alex Chilton, Val Emmich, Mad Happy, Second Fiddle, Clueless, Wild Carnations, Yung Wu, East of Venus, Joe Taino Group, Polka Dot and many more. Bring the kids, because there will be lots of fun activities for children on 3rd Street!
Location: Washington Street between Observer Highway & 7th Street
Date and Time: Sunday, 11am - 6pm

Have a lovely weekend!


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