This is not one of those precious thingy blogs that goes around digging up all these sweet little trinkets for you to covet. OK, sometimes it is that kind of blog, like right now, because we noticed that an artist named Ryan Berkeley was going to be selling his portraits of animals in formal dress at the Renegade Craft Fair, and we had to have a merchy moment. We have a dozen of Berkley’s prints, because 1) they have that edgy-cute aesthetic that is to Brooklyn parents what Martha Stewart is to Connecticut brides and 2) they’re seriously underpriced: only $8 for a 5 x 7 or $ 15 for an 8 x 10. (Please don’t show him this post.) See more in his Etsy shop or stop by the Renegade Craft Fair tomorrow and Sunday at McCarren Park.
This year, we’ve learned that the most terrifying thing some people can imagine is a clown slowly stalking them from a forest. For others (me), it’s the thought of this election being stuck in a Twilight Zone-ish scenario that actually doesn’t end of Nov. 8 and carries on forever until the earth is mercifully swallowed by the […]
From the NY Post today: As residential buildings continue to replace parking lots and garages around New York City, finding permanent space for your car has never been harder. But drivers looking to buy their own space now have a reason for hope. The Parking Club, a renovated 130-space parking garage at 185-187 Pacific St. […]
The MTA has been talking around the idea of replacing the Metrocard for years now, but it wasn’t until earlier this year that they actually asked anyone to help them do it. And with such a fast-track plan to go Metrocard-free by 2020, even city officials are still raising a suspicious eyebrow. But hey, it turns out that one mobile fare payment […]