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
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 6: Greenpointers
Day 5: Silk Road Cycles
Day 4: Sparrow
Day 3: Miranda Restaurant
Day 2: Adaptations NY
Day 1: Usha Veda Yoga
Holly Fairall is proud to be a full-time mom and working artist. She draws much of her inspiration from Greenpoint itself, as seen in her illustrations of our iconic water tower.
Her company, Holly’s HeART by Hand, creates whimsical illustrations cards and framed pieces made entirely on “treeless” Sri Lankan paper. How can paper be treeless, you may ask? Try combining 50% post-consumer recycled paper with 50% elephant dung and VOILA, there you have it. TREE-FREE paper. Continue reading
You’re going to get a real kick out of our Holiday Market featured vendor The Classic Baby Tux. I mean what else are you going to put your infant in at the next wedding or formal event?
In 1981 Kathy Sharon, a new Mom, fashion illustrator and dabbling clothing designer, created a one piece, cotton knit Baby Tuxedo with classic undertails for infants to wear to formal events.
The Classic Baby Tux was a huge success, reviewed in the Wall Street Journal, NYT, Money Magazine and worn by Prince William – for real!
Now, in 2013, The Classic Baby Tux remains amusing and comfy for baby, still classic!
Learn more in this adorable Classic Baby Tux video! Continue reading