PANDACOVE

8 Of The Best Panda Picks For This Fall

Move aside fox: this fall’s plush du jour is of the Bao Bao variety. Giants and red pandas are taking over the internet – and not just for cute Youtube videos. From fashion to interior, we’re especially fawning over this stark, panda-themed Scandinavian bedroom by Finnish blogger, Kideblogit. Yes please.

kickstarter

The Six Seriously Cool New Brands At This Weekend’s Kickstarter Block Party

Kickstarter is turning five this week and to celebrate, they’re hosting a block party at their swanky new Greenpoint digs at 58 Kent Street. The popular crowdfunding platform is planning a slew of live music, demos, an art gallery and yummy eats, plus it’s totally kid-friendly. They’ve also cherry picked some of their best success stories to come hang-out and inspire budding Kickstarter novices. These are the ones we can’t wait to meet.

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Baby Raves: The Euro Trend That’s Heading To NYC

Life is a social whirl for music-minded NY babes. When they’re not perfecting their technical skills at Baby DJ classes, they’re twirling Saturday Night Fever-style at Baby Loves Disco (BTW get your tickets here for the March 16th show at Le Poisson Rouge.) And now it’s time to dust off the mini glow sticks because Baby Rave – […]

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Snow Day! Six Valentine’s Day Crafts To Fend Off Cabin Fever

A peek outside reveals that Brooklyn is cloaked in a thick blanket of snow – up to 12 inches in some places. Cue schools shutting, shops staying closed and a day when it’s perfectly acceptable to resort to a cartoon marathon. Because that snow ain’t stopping (even worse is turning to slushy ice-rain this afternoon – urgg!) To help fend off the inevitable apartment fever, we’ve rounded up some of the best crafty Valentine’s Day activities, which all utilize bits you probably have lurking in the back of your cupboards anyway – because seriously, who wants to embark on a glue gun expedition on a day like today.

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Gift SOS: Five Kick-Ass Pressies For Five-Year-Olds

With Christmas less than a week away (huzzah!) we caught up with Courtney Ebner and Avi Kravitz, owners of Norman & Jules in Park Slope. Their obsession with rooting out the most vibrant, creative and inspired artisanal toys from around the world (plus a sharp design eye) means you won’t find any ordinary Toys R Us […]

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