It's almost time! Can you hear the drum rolls? We can! The much-awaited BUST Magazine Craftacular Holdiay 2010 is THIS SUNDAY at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City! We've expanded this year, with nearly 300 vendors selling their unique handmade crafts throughout two floors of D.I.Y. craze!
There are plenty of opportunities to win kick-ass gifts all day long! You can sign up for the one and only BUST Magazine Craftacular Raffle for free and be entered to win a gigantic goodie basket including a Singer Sewing machine, duvet sets from Sin In Linen, a set of how-to books from STC Craft/ Melanie Falick Books, and exclusive donations from our fabulous vendors! And, upon donating a gently used coat to New York Cares Coat Drive, you will automatically be entered to win a $100 gift certificate to the BUST Boobtique.
In addition to all the great crafts you'll be seeing all day, we have two amazing authors signing and selling copies of their new books: Amy Sedaris with her spankin' Simple Times: Crafts for Poor People and Erin Bried with her hands-on How to Build a Fire: And Other Handy Things Your Grandfather Knew. Psyched yet?
Worry not- we have all cravings covered, with Two Boots Pizza at our cafe, the MUD Coffee Truck, the Treats Truck, and the NY Frites 'n' Meats Truck, not to mention numerous vendors selling yummy things to munch on all day long!
Get your dancing groove on with by DJ ShowPony, Shirley Braha of New York Noise, and DJ DirtyFinger! And you can't leave without visiting the King's County General Store Pop-Up Shop on the 2nd floor.
Starting at 10am, the first 500 visitors get a an amazing goodie bag filled with exciting surprises. Come by later and join us at the bar, in the northern end of the pavilion, starting at 4pm.
R.S.V.P. on Facebook and be sure to check out our vendors and learn more about their products here.
And if you want more or can't make it out on Sunday, be sure to check out our First-Ever BUST Magazine Craftacular Pop-Up Shop every night next week! An exclusive, intimate, and lively shopping experience with some of our best vendors. Monday- Saturday, December 13th-18th, 4-9pm. 350 Bowery, NYC. Opening night will have free drinks!
Special thanks to our sponsors: Blue Q, Burdastyle, Popchips, Laurie Elyse Designs, Sin in Linen, Babeland, Quirk Books, Sassy Psychic, 3 Piece Online, STC Craft/Melanie Falick Books, Izze, New York Cares, Lower Eastside Girls Club, Latherati, and Tiger Candy Arts.