While the holiday buzz might be over for most of us as we’re setting into the new year, this week it may be a different story for 25,000 shop owners, designers, distributors, importers and wholesalers — gathered for the annual NY Now design market under the roof of the Javits Center. Representing gifts from 400 categories: anything from notecards, to candles, and pillows the show is a definitive resource for the latest design goods and a place where your local gift shop owner will find their next best-seller.

Comfy outdoor chairs by Helinox
Clips by Suck UK
Polaroid is officially back with 2 new cameras
Polaroid OneStep+ offers a special integration app for your phone
A punch of color in notebooks and stationery from Italian brand Write Sketch &
Unorthodox notebooks by Write Sketch &
Deodorants are Misc Goods Co. latest bestseller
Scissors at the Ameico booth
Puzzle by Areaware
A set of pixelated Solitaire cards by Areaware
Prints at American Design Club
Light switch covers made of resin
Artist Han-Tzu Kuo from Taiwan showcase her calligraphy projects
Hand-woven bags from Fibra made in Guatemala of post-consumer recycled plastic (HDPE)
Playful mirrors by Funnyfish
Vases by Funnyfish
Playful floats from Sunnylife from Australia
Japanese illustrator Noritake is at it again with minimal and delightful stationery
Letterpressed and hand-colored cards by Scribble & Daub
An array of laser-cut 3D cards from UWP Luxe
Blackwing, the legendary pencil brand created a storied booth
Mossery, a new brand from Malaysia creating minimal and delightful planners and notebooks
Stamptitude, a brand creating delightful wax stamps and kits
Smartmarks, a handy bookmark that allows you to take notes as you read the book (by Bestself)
Ukulele time at The Little Press

How to attend NY Now

Winter show
Sunday, February 3 to Wednesday, February 6
Sunday—Tuesday 9 am to 6 pm
Wednesday 9 am to 3 pm

Summer show
August 11—14

Venue
Javits Center | Midtown Manhattan
655 West 34 St. and 11 Avenue (View in map)

Navigating the show
See floor maps
Download NY Now app (iOS and Android)

Register & info
Admission $65 (Register online)
nynow.com

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