FAD Holiday Pop-up this Weekend.

As part of our spotlight on holiday markets in Brooklyn this season we’d like to share information about a very large one happening this weekend. FAD Market’s holiday pop-up is at City Point this weekend on the 15th and 16th. To learn more read the blurb from Explore Brooklyn below or click here. This event […]

Give Back Holiday Market This Weekend.

The holiday season is all about giving, both gifts to your loved ones and to charitable organizations. Here is an event that incorporates both! The Give Back Holiday Market at the Textile Arts Center in Gowanus is this weekend. Read more below or click here for info! Mark your calendars for December 15 +16, when our […]

Small Business Saturday Sales and Events!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! On this, the biggest shopping weekend of the year, we much prefer Small Business Saturday to Black Friday. Supporting our local businesses in a time where huge corporations like Amazon seem to be all encompassing is more important than ever. All the area main drags should be buzzing with holiday shoppers. Van […]

Happy Holidays from Realty Collective!

Today is Christmas and many Brooklynites are either away celebrating with friends and family or are staying in the area. Wherever you are we would like to wish you a lovely day filled with delicious food and warm hearts! We have been writing blogs leading up to today about things like holiday markets and where to […]

Last Minute Gift Fair All Day Tomorrow.

  Many of you will be rolling out of town today as it is the busiest travel day of the year.  For those of you staying, there is much to do in preparation for the holidays.  Cooking, wrapping, decorating! Have you checked off everyone on your gift list?  If not Brooklyn Brainery’s got you covered! […]

Brooklyn Holiday Market Guide by Shyda Hoque

The holiday season is officially here and it is time to get your Secret Santa something special! While you could find something on Amazon in five minutes you could also go on an adventure and meet with the makers of a handcrafted gift. The holiday markets in NYC offer consumers the opportunity to find that […]

Brooklyn Holiday Bazaar This Weekend!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! While today many of us will be gathering with loved ones, family and friends, the rest of this long weekend is traditionally spent browsing alongside strangers at shops and holiday markets, like the Brooklyn Holiday Bazaar in Gowanus.  Brooklyn Makers is hosting this 5th annual holiday market and we are definitely planning […]

Lighting of The World’s Largest Menorah

Chanukah begins on December 24th this year, which is wonderful for many celebrating because kids and many adults have the whole following week off from school and work. Here is a wonderful celebration to attend in Brooklyn beginning at 7pm on the night of the 24th in Grand Army Plaza.  Read more below! At the […]

Unique Holiday Gift Ideas.

Whether you are trying to figure out what to buy a co-worker or close friend or what to bring to a White Elephant gift trade, we’ve got a few ideas that may help you out. We recently went holiday shopping at the BUST craft fair in Williamsburg and one of the more popular stands was […]

Our Holiday Check List.

While many people visit New York and stay in Manhattan for holiday events and sights, like the Macy’s windows or the Rockefeller tree, we prefer to celebrate the holidays Brooklyn style!  We’ve already gone to a tree lighting at The Human Compass Garden in the Columbia Waterfront (check!)  We’ve bought jars of the best-ever hot […]