Looking for something to do this weekend? Jo Liu of Alibi NYC, and Abbi Stern of Brooklyn Heavy Metal, are teaming up to turn their dreams into a reality with Pop-Up for Dreamers, created for the fashion-forward holiday shopper. This holiday pop-up will feature unique gifts that are handmade in NYC. Open for one week only, Pop-Up for Dreamers will make open on Friday, November 28th with its F*ck Black Friday launch party from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and will be open daily from Saturday, November 29th, through Friday, December 5th, at 201 Allen Street (between Houston and Stanton) from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Featured designers include hats by Alessandra Rivera, jewelry by Alibi NYC and Brooklyn Heavy Metal, clothing by Karie Laks, scarves by Heather Rose, and leather bags and Accessories by Mary Lai and R Y E. Designer products range in price from $40-$1,200, with smaller items priced at $40 and below. Smaller items include Crimson and Clover‘s greeting cards for the inappropriate, lip balms and scrubs by Stewart and Claire and candles by Photerian. Pop-Up for Dreamers will also feature a series of events throughout the week
The launch party will feature small bites by El Rey, Rum from PRYM, and a guest bartender making a PRYM SIN signature cocktail designed by Halyards and PRYM for the event. The first 50 guests will receive canvas gift bags with gift items from Manic Panic nail polish, Stewart and Claire lip balm, and Jira Couture eyelashes, and a few lucky people will even walk away with some Plush apparel.
If you can’t make it on opening night, there will be special events going on throughout the rest of the pop-up as well. Stop by on Saturday or Sunday for manicures and mimosas with Eda of Lady Fancy Nails, sponsored by Manic Panic.
Or you can stop by on Monday for G&T’s with Jinna sponsored by Barr Hill Gin. Jinna is working on a project called Voice Your Dream and will be doing a photo booth with Emma McDonald Photography where people can write their dream on a white board and have their photo taken, while drinking Gin and Tonics of course!
On Tuesday, Mandee from Suite 303 will be cutting bangs and doing trims and a bartender from Fort Defiance will be making their Bourbon Milk Punch for “Milk and Cookie” night with Van Brunt Distillery Bourbon Whiskey!
And on Thursday, Tarot Society and Las Brujas will be there with their Hang-Mans Liquor. Darcy, the founder of the Tarot Society, will be doing palm readings all night.
Hope to see you all there!