DILIGENT BLOGGER, FREELANCE WRITER AND AUTHOR WHO LOVES ALL THINGS VINTAGE.
“At Beacon’s Closet you’ll find a Prada dress for ten dollars behind a bundle of apricot overalls. Stay patient.”
screaming mimis Cindy Lauper once worked in this pastel theme store in Noho. Their collections are sorted by year which makes it easier to find what you’re looking for. 382 Lafayette Street www.screamingmimis. com
Beacon’s Closet This is where you’ll find a Prada dress for ten dollars behind a bundle of apricot colour overalls. Arrive with a bag of patience. 88 North 11th Street, Williamsburg www.beaconscloset.com Brooklyn Flea market Thefleamarkettakesplace everysunday.you’llfind anythingfromoldposters tocarriebradshawfurs andcheerleaderuniforms. DECEMBER–APRIL 80 North 5th Street i Williamsburg APRIL–NOVEMBER East River Waterfront, between 6th Street and 7th Street in Williamsburg www.brooklynflea.com
edith machinist This place has a talent for spotting the latest trends and digging out the vintage version. 104 Rivington Street (vid Ludlow Street), Manhattan www.edithmachinist.com
Artists & Fleas Amarketplaceoflocal designersandvintage boutiquesthathassetup Brooklyn Flea Market. inalargewarehouse.each stallhasitsownnicheand beawareyou’llprobablyend upstayingforalongtime. 70 North 7th street, Williamsburg www.artistsandfleas.com