Wednesday, December 2, 2009
Vintage Shopping Extravaganza!
I thought I'd share a few markets and other fab events that might help out with your Christmas shopping...
Vanity Fair Vintage Fashion Market
Antique, vintage, retro & designer clothing,
Jewellery, millinery, fashion accessories,
Fashion art, buttons and bows, linen and lace
Friday 11 December 2009 5pm to 9pm
Saturday 12 december 2009 10am - 4pm
The Leichhardt Town Hall is the venue for Vanity Fair Markets - Sydney’s monthly undercover vintage markets where dealers from all over Australia offer bargain hunters vintage, antique, retro and designer label clothing, textiles, jewellery, fashion accessories ranging from exotic millinery to Sixties ‘winkle picker’ shoes, fashion drawings, buttons and bows, boudoir items and so much more....................
Check out VANITY FAIR Website
KIRRIBILLI FASHION MARKETS
Kirribilli Fashion Market features approximately 90 outside stalls of new, second hand and vintage fashion and accessories, antiques and collectables, bric - a - brac and homewares.
The next Kirribilli Fashion Market date is December 13th.
MORE INFO OM KIRRIBILLI MARKETS HERE
SURRY HILLS MARKETS
First Saturday of every month, at the corner of Crown and Collins Sts, Surry Hills, in Shannon Reserve, regardless of weather. In wet weather, the market may be restricted to the paved area. Over Christmas and New Year, the normal schedule is maintained, so there will be Surry Hills Markets on 5 December 2009 and 2 January 2010. Come and enjoy
CHECK IT OUT HERE
THE FINDERS KEEPERS
SPRING / SUMMER INDEPENDENT DESIGN AND ART MARKETS
CO-PRESENTED BY CARRIAGEWORKS
Revel in the simple joy of discovery and explore the best in new contemporary art and design at The Finders Keepers markets, a bi-annual event that showcases the work of emerging designers and artists from Sydney and around Australia.
With fresh designers, new artwork and original merchandise at every stall, the Spring/Summer installment of The Finders Keepers features over 70 stalls and free live music in the bar. Click here to check out the line up of local live musicians who will keep the stage busy and the vibe chilled all weekend.
Perfectly timed for finding unique Christmas gifts, The Finders Keepers are partnered with creative 'Three Things Project' by Oxfam, who will be present at the markets. The Finders Keepers merchandise also donates a percentage of the profits from their stall.
Check out Carriage Works Here
Of course, Bowerbird Vintage is a pretty good place to pick up a few great gift ideas too...or a fab frock for yourself. I will even give you a 15% discount on anything in store. Just type the promo code BBVBLOG into the promo field when you check out!