• metropolis soap co.

    neighborhood: bay ridge | space type: commercial | active since: 2009 | links: website, blog, facebook, twitter In case you didn’t know, Brooklynites are serious makers. We make everything, all over the borough, like gin in Sunset …

  • breuckelen distilling co.

    neighborhood: sunset park | space type: commercial | active since: 2010 | links: website, facebook, twitter Brooklynites are makers. We make everything, no matter how weird or difficult. We make gardens in abandoned lots, screen-printed skateboards…

  • arch p&d

    neighborhood: ridgewood | space type: art studios | active since: 2010 | links: website, tumblr The guys who make up Arch P&D—Evan, Ian, and Zak—are some of the nicest, hardest-working dudes I have ever met. …

  • urbanglass

    neighborhood: sunset park (ft. greene) | space type: skillshare | active since: 1977 | links: website, blog, facebook, twitter I went to an open house at UrbanGlass—a glass-working skillshare and teaching center—completely on a lark, and it …

  • better than jam

    neighborhood: bushwick | space type: design co-op | active since: 2010 | links: website, facebook, blog, etsy Honestly, I wandered into Better Than Jam by accident. I was looking at art at the Loom during Bushwick Site …

  • 3rd ward

    neighborhood: east williamsburg | space type: skillshare | active since: 2005 | links: website, facebook, twitter Update October 2013: The story is still coming to light, but as of October 9th, 3rd Ward is closed, with the owner …