Featured vendor at our Holiday Market, Sarah (pronounced SAH-RAH) Goldschadt a graphic designer + crafter has published two books: Craft-a-Day and Pom-Poms! (Quirk Books). She was a proud Girl Scout growing up (earning the Gold Award with her sister) and always enjoyed making things. She loves to knit, sew, crochet, and make simple paper projects and blogs about it at sah-rah.com. Continue reading
India Street has a new little shop in town. Hook and Eye (130 India St) has three parts: vintage, sustainable, and stylish. Maryann Caputo set her sights on opening a boutique which features products from around the globe, are eco-friendly and sustainable, and apparel that is just flat out fab. Continue reading
Quilting is a hobby that runs in the family and the Scrappy Little Aprons idea initially came about after I made a quilt and was left with scraps that weren’t enough to make another quilt.
The following poem inspired her to start Scrappy Little Aprons: Continue reading
Metal Atelier, a featured vendor at our Holiday Market, is a one woman show, creating jewelry using precious and non precious metals in Greenpoint Brooklyn. Anna Butwell strives to make pieces that stand the test of time.
We interviewed Anna about her love for jewelry making and Greenpoint. Continue reading
Sparrow is an intersection of health, beauty, art, nature, and good old Brooklyn magic.
Our team of Hairstylists and Massage Therapists can make you look good, feel good, and be ready to do good!
Come relax in our intimate, apothecary style setting with a massage tailored to your needs, whether it’s a deep de-stressing, carpal tunnel, or a recurring injury, all of our therapists are trained in Swedish, Deep Tissue, and Connective Tissue styles in order to help your body to reach it’s full potential.
Rejuvenate for the Holidays – 40% off your first massage session with Jana or Betsy, with Ariel – just mention Greenpointers when you book your appointment online at SparrowSalon.com
For the holidays we have gift certificates available at a discount!! 15% off all massage services – available on our website – SparrowSalon.com
HairStyling and Product Gift certificates available as well!
95 Norman Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222
Fall Cleaning might not be the standard, yet, but in due time. Post-punk sludge babes BIG UPS‘ bassist Carlos Salguero lassoed together this week’s slow-burning, cleaning-encouraging mixtape. Don your yellow plastic gloves and prepare to huff Windex.
Let’s start with Hey Anna, one of my favorite bands with Greenpoint roots. Though they are local, the band put out an EP in Japan for their recent song “Dance Until Three.” Fortunately, This Time Records made the previously exclusive track “Tangerine Lightning” available on Soundcloud. As a group that includes three sisters, one of Hey Anna’s strengths is their incredible harmonies. They are on display here, as well as their music’s infectious blend of energy and elegance.
If you are looking for some shows to check out tonight, I have two ideas. Continue reading
Are you a “a culture-absorbing, globe trotting mermaid with a penchant for pretty things?”
Then you must be wearing Bombay Mermaid, a featured vendor Bombay Mermaid you may remember from our Fall Market. How could we forget about the colorful handmade accessories and gorgeously curated vintage?
Designer Michelle Christina Larson will be selling her world travel inspired Brooklyn fashion line at our Holiday Market, too! And she is generously donating 15% of December profits to the Greenpoint Soup Kitchen.
PLUS – Greenpointers readers use coupon code GREENPOINT for a 15% discount until December 31st, 2013!
More and more people are buying restaurant gift certificates as holiday gifts. Miranda Restaurant makes healthy versions of Italian & Latin American cuisine using fresh and local ingredients. Stop by today and receive a $10 discount on your meal when you purchase a gift certificate for $50 or more.
80 Berry Street
Brooklyn, NY 11249
Keep your eye out for GP (Greenpointers) Discounts!
Day 4: Sparrow
Day 3: Miranda Restaurant
Day 2: Adaptations NY
Day 1: Usha Veda Yoga