blocks from fort standard
(and more about the new handmade baby jacket here)
my friend tracy timmins, co-designer of drylake jewelry with bryce cherry, made me this bracelet stamped with an E, J, and L. so sweet.
so many great sales by independent artists and designers are happening in the next few weeks. i thought i’d do a round-up of nyc holiday sales. please leave a comment if you have one to add!
Divine Holiday Craft Sale
Sunday December 10th
at Divine Studios 21 E 4th Street @ Lafayette Soho, NYC
Designer Holiday Sale
508 W26th (at 10th ave), 5th floor
11am – 5:30pm
dusen dusen, alexandra grecco, ilana kohn, brook and lyn, erin considine, hey murphy, eighteenth, shin, loup, we never sleep, shabd, rachel rose, ann yee, bvtvs, the loved one, hayden harnett, lauren manoogian, ALL knitwear, thomas IV, mcmc fragrance, and more
Coclico two day Holiday Sale
Thursday, December 8th, and Friday, December 9th
25% off clothing and handbags from designers like Obakki, Rachel Comey, Iro, Something Else, Mociun, Podolls, Collina Strada, Malababa, and moreA sort of anti-art fair, the Degenerate Craft Fair features over 75 artists, designers and their work. Just in time for holiday shopping, most of the items offered will cost less than $50.
The 2011 Degenerate Craft Fair
159 Bleecker Street
(between Sullivan and Thompson Streets)
December 10th, 12pm to 9pm
Opening night reception from 6pm to 9pm
December 11th, 12pm to 6pm
First 50 visitors receive a tote bag full of goodies!
Deck the Halls, 12 Days of Shopping
Dec 10-22, noon to 5pm
The Old School, 32 Prince Street, Manhattan
Aandd, Alyson Fox, The American Vernacula, Andy Lifschutz Jewelry, Baggu, Better Late Than Never, Bhon, Bklyn Dry Goods, City Grit Gourmet Gift Baskets, Complete Techniques, Dena Pengas Glass, Dlc Brooklyn, Doug Johnston, Eric Bonnin Ceramics, Erin Considine, Etwas Bags, The Flying Squirrel Kids, Fort Standard, Graham Withers, H. Fredrikkson, Hamansutra, Iacoli & Mcallister, Japanese Artisianal Handmade Home Goods, Kate Jones Jewelry, The Keystone Design Union, Kikany, Kim Eichler-Messmer Quilts, Laura Wolf Jewelry, Lauren Manoogian, Lola Haze, Marysia Swim, Mociun, Morrocan Boucherouite Rag Rugs, Outlier, Santafe Stoneware, Samma, Shabd, Shino Tekada, Study Ny, Superfield, Svsv, Tirana Jewelry, Titania Inglis, Wanderluster, We Are Here, WrenEgg
i forgot my camera when i went to set up for the sale tonight, but i snapped some photos with my phone.
there’s a big spider living above our front door. it’s built a beautiful web (that you can’t see from the angle i snapped this photo)… so pretty, but also unnerving to walk below.
kitchari with purple kale chips, avocado, sesame seeds, and tomatoes.