From The Source

Greenpointers Fall Market Recap!

Thanks for coming out to our Fall Market this past Saturday to support local shopping, artists and craftsmanship! It was such a wonderful day and we had such a blast.

Thanks to all our talented vendors who worked so hard to bring their beautiful work for all of us to enjoy. Thanks to our sponsors Brooklyn Brewery, Sailor Jerry and Cafe Grumpy for providing the refreshments. We especially enjoyed the empanadas from Cafecito Bogota and sweet treats from Ovenly.  Thanks to Marofoto and Yucca for the great photos and to Yana and Jon for working tirelessly to make it all happen. Thanks to From the Source for providing the space.

This photo pretty much sums up the awesomeness of our market this past Saturday!

Check out the rest of the photos on Greenpointers’ Facebook.

Stay tuned for announcements for our Holiday Market, which is right around the corner!!!

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Market Fun: Photo Booth, Massages & DIY Nail Art Bar!

Not only will you be able to shop and eat locally at our Fall Market tomorrow – but you can get your nails did, your relaxation on and a shot in our photo booth!

Get your nails did at our DIY Nail Art Bar led by Jessica of U Don’t Need A Man U Need a Manicure from 1-5pm!

Come with your nails filed and polished (THINK RASTA COLORS – red, yellow, green or black) and Jessica will show you how to trick them out with a fancy fade. (See video) *note this is not a full manicure – so come neat and nails painted.

Valentine's Market 2013 Photo Booth

All day burn your image into the history of Greenpointers Markets with a Photo Booth by Marofoto! Pets welcome.

[email protected] will be in the house from noon-4pm giving complimentary chair massages and body assessments which determine your body fat, your lean muscle mass and how many calories you’re burning per day. Get that out of the way BEFORE you eat an empanada!

(Save the date for [email protected]’s Mad Hatter’s Howling Moon Tea Party on Friday – 10/18, a  special evening of costumed revelry, fitness feasting, “Tricked Out Treats Potluck Contest,” detox tonics & libations, intoxicating live music & fancy footing under the Mad, Full Moon!)

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Greenpointers Fall Market Preview! (10/12)

Our first ever Fall Market is fast approaching. We are so excited to introduce you to so many talented local creators this Saturday 10/12 from noon-6pm at From The Source (69 West St). RSVP

Below is a sneak peek of all the vendors.

Of course, we will also have Brooklyn Brewery Beer, Spiced Apple Cider Punch made with Sailor Jerry Rum, Empanadas from Cafecito Bogota, Sweets from Ovenly and Cafe Grumpy Coffee.

Photo Booth by Marofoto. Massages from [email protected].

The day will be filled with fall fun and local shopping galore!

Type A Fibers
Tamara Garvey Illustration
Bombay Mermaid
G Spot
Carrier Pigeon


Dap Kitsch


O Live Brooklyn
Broder Press
M.N. Davis & Son
Couch Sleepers
Wren Papers
Rhubarb Brooklyn
Pumpkin Seed Jewelry
Lizzy Zevallos Design
Brewla Bars
NYC Farm Chic Flowers
Cheeseboy Products
Dutch Artisan
Eastern District
Curandera NYC
Uncle George's Kitchen
Transmitter Brewing
Florida Brooklyn Vintage
Wilk Apiary
Tugboat Lights
Snash Jewelry
Leroy's Place
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Featured Vendor: Dinosaurus

I was personally very upset when I discovered Dinosaurus. Their awesome dinosaur hoodies remind me of my nerdy childhood days at the Natural History Museum where I nicknamed my favorite Brontosaurus “Joshua” and we remained long time friends (until I hit 4th grade and realized it was weird to talk to an animatronic dinosaur). The point is, I’m upset that these hoodies didn’t exist in the 80s.  Because I would have rocked them.

The good news is, it’s not too late for the little people (kids)! With Halloween right around the corner, the timing could not be better. We’re thrilled to have Dinosaurus as a vendor at this year’s Fall Market on 10/12.

In preparation, we asked founder, Alexander Perrelli, to give us the inside scoop. Continue reading

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Who’s That Guy Next Door? 67 West St Meet & Greet Friday (9/13)

It’s like they knew Greenpointers HQ was moving to 67 West St and that we want to obviously meet every tenant in the building – and have some happy hour cocktails, of course!

This Friday 9/13 from 3-6pm (before Greenpoint Gallery Night) drop in to From The Source (69 West St) for a “Who’s That Guy Next Door?” Meet & Greet. This is a public event with the purpose of meeting the artists, shops, businesses and entrepreneurs that make up this amazing Greenpoint commercial building.

RSVP on Facebook!

Cliffton Dry Cider will be providing refreshments!

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Call For Vendors! Greenpointers Fall Market (10/12) is looking for talented and creative local makers, artists & food vendors for our popular Greenpointers Market taking place on October 12, 2013 in the amazing From The Source space (69 West St) on Greenpoint’s waterfront. We are also looking for fun ideas for activities, decorating the space, sponsorships and volunteers.

Table prices: $85 ($10 extra for electricity)

Half tables: $45

Deadline to apply: September 1, 2013

Deadline to pay for table (if accepted): September 8, 2013

CLICK HERE TO APPLY (if form below is not showing)

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Greenpoint Shopping Roundup: Best of Home Spring 2013

This article made possible by a donation to our Writer’s Fund by Paulie Gee.

Photos by Jaclyn L

Spring is in the air! Birds are chirping, coats are coming off, and we’re all dreading the necessary (yet evil!) spring cleaning. Instead of going full-throttle into organization mode, how about buying something to give your apartment that much-needed facelift? Our local shops have plenty of home decor options at a variety of price points that are sure to help your abode get out of it’s winter rut. And now that it’s warm enough to paint outside, try investing in a fixer upper/game changer that just needs a little TLC. (Try not to use aerosol paint.)

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Valentine’s Market 2013 Recap & Photos!

While we were spray painting beer bottles in a blizzard to adorn the back wall of From The Source for our Valentine’s Market on Saturday, I said to the crew, “it doesn’t matter how it looks, nobody is going to see it anyway.” So much for encouragement and optimism!

Our vendors fought the snow and ice and set up their lovely tables and just as noon struck the sun came out and all our wonderful Greenpointers friends miraculously showed up for a truly magical day.

Also, our raffle raised over $500 for our Writer’s Fund! Thanks to all who bought tickets and to the great businesses who donated prizes!

Check out more photos and of course, the photo booth photos!

Thanks to all our vendors, From The SourceBrooklyn BreweryBoylan Bottling CoDandelion WineCafe GrumpyKRRBPie Corps, all our amazing volunteers, Kelly & FallonJ.Hollis Styles, Marofoto and Victoria for putting it all together!

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From The Source: Holiday Gift Guide

From The Source’s $95 Antique Metal Chairs.  

These stackable antique metal chairs are the perfect “usable” home accent piece.  They come in a variety of colors and not one is the same as the other.  This ups the unique-ness factor.

Come by the showroom and warehouse (69 West Street) and check out other unique, antique and reclaimed gift items that From The Source offers!

And don’t forget, Greenpointers Annual Holiday Market will be in the back room at From The Source tomorrow (12/8) from noon-6pm!

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Valentine’s Guide: From the Source

From The Source wishes you a Happy Valentine’s Day by offering a 10% discount in stores for any of your purchases until February 14, 2012. Just mention “Greenpointers” *.

Here’s our Top 5 Valentine list:
1. Reclaimed Teak Fern Tray $50
2. Banana Leaf Vases $35-$65
3. Upcycled Antique Batik Pillows $55
4. Upcycled Antique Batik Tote Bag $45
5. Distressed Teak Vase $95

*Valentine’s Day Discount cannot be combined with other offer.

From the Source
69 West St

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