This is the week for big companies to promote big sales. Instead, shop small this season. Greenpoint has no shortage of local stores to support Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, and all season.
Some sales are limited to certain days, however, most extend throughout the weekend. We have already started!
So, prepare your shopping list! Here’s a list of Greenpoint’s Black Friday bestsellers.
Bembien (35 Noble St.) is an accessories brand that sells handbags made by artisan weavers in a small village in Bali, as well as silk scarves and earrings. These wonderful products are sold online and in a small studio near Skyline Drive-in.
Bembien is the perfect buy for the holiday season, as 10% of all profits go to artisans and their communities.
Bembien is running a Black Friday sale from 9am from Friday 11/26 to Monday 11/29 at midnight, offering 25% off everything with the code TUDOBEM.
Parachute (151 Norman Ave.) is another sustainability-focused wellness brand in Greenpoint, selling second-hand and vintage children’s clothing. Parachute also serves as a donation drop-off point. Stained or damaged items that are not purchased for in-store resale are donated to Yadestiny Treasure Chest, Wearable Collections and Little Essentials.
Parachute’s Black Friday sale begins on Friday 11/26 and ends on Monday 11/29. The sale includes 20% off everything in store and online, plus 20% off gift cards.
DNA shoes (888 Manhattan Ave.) is a Brooklyn-based shoe store offering styles for men, women, and kids.
DNA launches its Black Friday sale early on Monday, 11/22. The sale runs until Monday 29/11 and includes 25% off regular priced items in store and online with the code FRI25. The Blundstone brand is excluded from this original sale, but will get a 15% discount from 11/25 to 11/29 in store and online with code BLU15.
Hey comics for kids!
Hey comics for kids! (157 Huron St.) is a cool comic book store that started out as a father-to-son book-selling operation on the streets of Greenpoint. The store sells a rigorous selection of titles from genres such as humor, adventure, fantasy, true stories, scary things, historical fiction, and superheroes, as well as a how-to books section for kids. young writers and artists as well as art supplies.
Hey comics for kids! is offering a 10% Secret Sale on everything, including items already on sale, for Greenpointers readers who mention this item. The sale will take place from Friday 26/11 to Sunday 28/11.
Greenery Unlimited (91 West St.) is a local plant shop focused on blending the science of horticulture and the art of design. They sell a great selection of small and large plants, including rare plants, as well as plant accessories like pots and soil.
Greenery Unlimited is offering 20% off all sustainable items (think pots, not plants) in store and 30% off all sustainable items online from Friday 11/26 through Sunday 11/28.
Tender (252 Franklin St.) is another gardening store in Greenpoint packed with apartment-ready houseplants, succulents, clay pots and handmade planters, plus a backyard filled with seasonal greenery.
Tend offers 20% off all plants from Friday 11/26 to Sunday 11/28. Customers can visit Tend’s brick and mortar store or pre-order for pickup with online code THANKYOU21. Tend also has an online all season free shipping promotion with code SHIPHOLIDAY21, but this offer excludes all plants and some other items.
Line and label
Line and Label (580 Manhattan Ave.) is a small clothing and accessories store that showcases emerging independent designers alongside in-house collections. Most of the items they sell are handcrafted in the Greenpoint store. Line and Label’s mission is to offer unique, high-quality, locally-made products that celebrate Brooklyn’s creative spirit.
Line and Label is offering 20% off everything online and in-store from Friday 11/26 to Monday 11/29.
To modify (140 Franklin St.) is a fashion boutique in Greenpoint selling a selection of men’s and women’s clothing and accessories from independent designers from around the neighborhood and around the world. This is the perfect place to buy both a neutral yet comfortable sweatshirt and a pair of quirky earrings.
For Black Friday, Alter is offering 20% off all regularly priced clothing from Friday 11/26 to Sunday 11/28.
Lockwood (98 Greenpoint Ave.) is a carefully curated boutique that sells everything from ornaments and wrapping paper to fun socks and incense. The store has a strong sense of Greenpoint pride and focuses on local artisans and rising brands.
Lockwood is offering 15% off Small Business Saturdays in-store and online.
For everything you need for your holiday season, head to Big Night (154 Franklin St.), a small shop dedicated to essentials where you’ll find the best party food the city has to offer. , such as cheese, bread, kimchi, salami, chili oil, tahini, harissa and olives, as well as a selection of carefully selected household items including serving platters, bowls, plates, glassware, napkins and other similar supplies.
Starting Friday 11/26, customers spending $ 150 or more will receive a Limited Edition Big Night Vacation Bag. The promotion will continue throughout the holiday season while supplies last.