Found at the Leslieville Flea- September 2014

The weather forecast predicted two possible outcomes...rain and thunderstorms on and off all day or clearing by noon. Someone upstairs must like us because by 11am the skies were clearing and the Leslieville Flea kicked off another fantastic day of hunting for finds and re-connecting with fave vendors and friends. What finds there were! Edgar from Leslieville waited curbside for his newly acquired bench (from The Art of Salvage) to be taken to its' new home....while another shopper, who preferred to remain anonymous, bought a painting from Bubby's Tchotchkas. With fall just around the corner, more than a few ladies were thrilled to welcome back Chris from Design Classic and his multitude of cashmere sweaters in a rainbow of colours. Honestly, can you ever have enough cashmere? September's flea ensured shoppers were well fed...their fuel of...

Vendor Profiles for Sunday, September 21 at The Leslieville Flea

This Sunday, September 21 from 10am-5pm The Leslieville Flea will be returning to beautiful Ashbridge Estate and bringing with it a great line up of vendors. We've got lots of returning favourites and some really great new vendors too.  Here's just a small sampling of what you will find at the Flea this Sunday. Bubby's Tschotchkes                   Bubby's Tchotchkes was born out of the need to give some dignity to the heirloom collections of my late grandmother, a true bubby. China and crystal are interwoven with vintage practicals, old collections of memorabila, linens, hardware odds and ends and a whole lot more. Why wait for November to start your christmas shopping! Bubby's Tchotchkes are ready and waiting to become that special gift for your special someone.  Eve Weinberg, vendor...

Bring Your Inner Foodie to the Flea Sunday, September 21!!

Visitors to the Flea often come hungry for bargains...and leave more than satisfied....but Sunday, September 21 you can really come hungry!! We have several food vendors who will keep you fortified while you check out all the amazing finds at The Leslieville Flea.  URBAN CARNIVORE                               Urban Carnivore is a small, up and coming food vendor from Toronto Ontario. They specialize in globally inspired, locally sourced cuisine. Toronto is an incredibly diverse and multicultural city, and their food reflects that. They use complimenting and contrasting flavours from all over the globe to create incredibly unique and fun dishes to feed the city. They also specialize in artisanal canned goods, such as maraschino cherries, peking...

September Flea at Harbourfront

The next Leslieville Flea will be on Sunday, September 7th at Harbourfront exhibition common from 10:00AM – 5:00PM. This month we are excited to also have the Vegetarian Food Festival taking place at the Harbourfront Centre from 12:00PM – 7:00PM. You can’t ask for a better pair of events to spend your Sunday. Joining us once again is John from Sudsatorium, with the most luxurious assortment of Fair Trade, organic and vegan soaps and cosmetics. At Sudatorium you’re sure to find something for everyone with the wide selection of beautiful scents available. Globetrotting vintage hunter and musical theatre actress Erica Peck from Wild Thing Vintage will also be with us this month. With the help of her parents, Erica shares her vintage finds from all over Canada and the U.S. at The Leslieville Flea. She loves meeting Toronto Flea goers and...