Local Holiday Shopping

VENDOR CALL!! Greenpointers Polar Vortex Holiday Market (December 2)

Poster art by Ana Risquez

Calling all creative crafters, makers of food, art, crafts, jewelry, pottery, etc!! Join us for some wintry snowscape fun inside the cozy Greenpoint Loft on December 2, 2018!

Fill out this form to apply!

Our most popular market of the year, we are expecting up to 4,000 visitors, a full day of free fun activities, live music, and festive holiday cocktails.

NOTE: Vendor spaces are reserved for local independent makers and small businesses. If you don’t meet this criteria, email [email protected] to learn about sponsorship opportunities and help support local!

Questions? Email Yuka at [email protected] or Jenna at [email protected]

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Give the Gift of Original Art at CALICORNUCOPIA 4!

Opening night of Calicornucopia 4
Opening night of Calicornucopia 4

It’s the holidays and if you stayed clear of the madness of black Friday and cyber Monday, you might still have a pile of people you need to buy gifts for. Or maybe it’s just time to treat yo’ self! Toasters and electronics are boring. Give and get some original art!

QR Code Ceramic Ornament by Robert Raphael & Lauren Houston

In its fourth installment, Calico Brooklyn has put together CALICORNUCOPIA, a Holiday exhibition of works by local artists priced at $300 or less. On opening night, I picked up a drawing “The Crush” ($80)  by Mike Hambouz, a gnome laser cut magnet ($40) by Adam Puryear, and a QR code ceramic ornament ($35) by Robert Raphael & Lauren Houston. Continue reading

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Eastern District Gift Bags : Gift Guide

I grew up in a household where FOOD IS LOVE.

Anyone in my family (including myself) would love an Eastern District Tote stuffed with goodies from Greenpoint’s premium cheese and beer shop. 

The bags include a card which tells a story about each NY made product in the bag! 

You can order online, by phone or in person. If you are interested in customizing the gift bags instead of buying the standard offerings, that can also be arranged. Stop by the shop  or you can send a request to [email protected].

Prices start at $25

Eastern District
1053 Manhattan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222

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Greenpointers Gift Guide Begins Today!

Greenpointers is passionate about local shopping and wants to help you shop for all your local holiday gifts.

Need some ideas for fun and exciting gifts this year while supporting your local businesses? Everyday until Christmas we will post a gift giving idea from local businesses. Check back daily for the perfect item to give!

Check out the Greenpointers Holiday Gift Guide!

Keep it local, Greenpoint.

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Greenpoint Photo Book : Gift Guide

Your Greenpoint editor and professional photographer has put together a photo book celebrating, you guessed it Greenpoint!

This fascinating collection of snaps Jen has taken over the past year makes a great gift to give to any local or a family member out of state (words just aren’t enough to describe Greenpoint!)

Sneak Peek:

Greenpoint Photo Book: $20 + $5 S&H

Order by 12/13 to get your copy by Christmas. Delivery USA only

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