Thursday, September 23, 2010

the number 1 shop stop this weekend!

Time Out NY press release!!

1. Homemade: New York City Manhattanites can save themselves a round-trip on the subway now that Homemade: Brooklyn, a showcase of local artists, chefs and designers, is coming to the main island. The pop-up shop will be littered with indie wares from 11 New York stores and up-and-coming labels, including Brooklyn Rehab, Species by the Thousands and Georgia Varidakis. Scoop up home decor, such as Erin Voorhies floral garlands made from vintage encyclopedias ($34), or cool clothing and accessories, like No Lost Witches zigzag tees ($40) and Alma Handmade porcelain bubble-gum rings ($60). On Saturday night, bring your own booze and nosh on free Robicelli’s cupcakes while listening to Brooklyn musician and performance artist Glazz. 139 Norfolk St between Rivington and Stanton Sts (201-888-4653, Fri 24–Sun 26 noon–8pm.