Weekly Calendar: October 7th – October 14th

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Big Fall Sales!

  • Apartment Diddy Runs The City
  • Apartment Therapy’s Annual Fall Do-It-Yourself Garage Sale – we provide the tables, you sell your stuff! Save the date. More info to follow….
    When: 11am – 4pm, Saturday, October 16
    Where: Franklin Street (Church & West Broadway), Tribeca
  • Biggest Tag Sale Ever puts out the call for volunteers!!
    Get Organized New York needs 2,500 volunteers to help out with the biggest Tag Sale ever in New York City’s Central Park. Volunteer opportunities exist both leading up to and over the weekend of the Tag Sale. All proceeds go to the Fund for Public Schools. Call 1-866-4-DECLUTTER
    When: Friday, October 15th through Sunday, October 17th
  • Where: Central Park
  • Broadway Panhandler
    All-Clad, Cuisinart, Calphalon, etc. on sale
    When: 10/9-10/11
    Where: 477 Broome St., 212-966-3434.
  • Crate & Barrel
    20%-25% sale on upholstered furniture, stock and custom – even leather
    When: through 10/17
    Where: 650 Madison & 59th, 611 Broadway & Houston
  • Lalique and Buccellati
    Sample Sale: crystal giftware, stemware, flatware, etc. up to 70% off – also Limoges settings and more
    When: 10/11-10/14
    Where: 560 Seventh Ave., at 40th St., 718-747-1656.
  • Design Within Reach
    Another Sale! 10% off everything sale
    When: through 10/11
    Where: 142 Wooster, 408 West 14th St., 27 East 62nd St., 76 Montague St.
  • LâLE
    hand-woven rugs are 60% off
    When: 10/12-10/17
    Where: 200 Mott St., 212-941-764
  • Foremost Furniture
    10%-15% off floor samples and special orders – they sell Martha Stewart’s Signature line, Bernhardt & American Leather
    When: through 10/11
    Where: 8 West 30th St. – 212.889.6347
  • Pompanoosuc Mills
    Fall Sale: 10%-25% off furniture, storage, rugs & lighting
    When: now until they say so
    Where: 124 Hudson Street, Tribeca – 212.226.5960
  • Gothic Cabinet Craft
    Columbus Day Sale – unspecified reductions on unspecified items – looks like nearly 25%…
    When: through 10/14
    Where: multiple locations – call 212.288.2999
  • Grange
    Warehouse Sale – all items reduced at or below wholesale – reduced by up to 80%
    When: 10/8-11
    Where: 23 Empire Blvd., S. Hackensack, NJ – 800.grange.1
  • Calico Corners
    Storewide 10%-15% sale on furniture, fabrics and trimmings
    When: Columbus Week – 10/11-16
    Where: Multiple locations in NJ, LI and CT
  • DDC
    DS-169 sleeper sofa sale – was $4,940, now $3,500
    When: through 10/12
    Where: DDC 181 Madison Avenue @ 34th street (212.685.9200)
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art Store
    50% off decorative arts, stationery, and more.
    When: 9/30-10/31 .
    Where: 800-662-3397 (call for store locations)

  • Kartell
    Home furnishings from Philippe Starck, Piero Lissoni, Ron Arad
    10% to 50% off.
    When: Through 10/11
    Where: 39 Greene St. (212.966.6665)
  • Restoration Hardware
    Fall Lighting Sale: @20% off on most lighting
    When: through 10/24
    Where: 935 Broadway, at 22nd St.
  • Omnia
    Architectural and decorative hardware is reduced by 40%
    When: 9/9–10/8
    Where: Gracious Home, 1220 Third Ave., at 70th St. and 1992 Broadway, at 67th St.

Craigslist Weekend Garage Sale Round Up

Flea Markets


  • The Voting Booth Project
    A group of prominent designers and artists re-imagine actual Florida voting booths from the 2000 Presidential election, commenting on design, democracy, and related themes. Participating designers and artists include David Byrne, Christo, Frank Gehry, Milton Glaser, Hugh Hardy, Maira Kalman, Richard Meier, David Rockwell, Stefan Sagmeister, Ed Schlossberg, Robert A.M. Stern, Brian Tolle, Yeohlee Teng, and Diane von Furstenberg.
    When: 10/8-11/15
  • Where: Parsons School of Design , 2 W. 13th St.
  • Massimo Catalani:  My Urbanity
    The most recent work of artist Massimo Catalani, My Urbanity , in his second New York show.  His art is a unique exploration of context and history and his materials create a two-dimensional comment on his subject matter.
    When: 9/23 – 10/21
    Where: qui New York, 601 West 26 th Street, suite 1507

  • Andy Goldsworthy on the Roof
    No, this is not news and it will be up until October 31st, but he’s our hero. Part of loving your NYC apartment is loving NYC. And what’s not to love about standing on the roof of the Met in the summertime taking in a work by Goldsworthy? Priceless.
  • Solos: FutureShack
    May 14 – October 10, 2004
    The architectural prototype FutureShack, designed by Australian architect Sean Godsell, will be constructed in the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden as part of the summer Solos series.
    Cooper Hewitt Museum, 5th Ave. at 91st St.