Online Vintage Marketplace Chairish Hosts Live Instagram Sale with Sophie Donelson, Editor In Chief of House Beautiful, at NYC Big Flea

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#ShopChairishLive Instagram event takes place at Manhattan's largest antique flea market on Sunday, September 27th, the online marketplace for design lovers, will host a vintage sale broadcast live on Instagram, with Sophie Donelson, the newly installed Editor in Chief of House Beautiful. The event will take place at the largest antique flea market in Manhattan, NYC Big Flea, on Sunday, September 27th from 10-11 am PST on Chairish’s Instagram account @ShopChairishlive.

Chairish has pioneered live selling on Instagram with appointment shopping events from well-known flea markets across the US. The sales have developed a cult-like following for their expertly curated offerings, which home decor enthusiasts can purchase from the convenience of their phone on a Sunday morning. In the latest installment of the #ShopChairishLive Instagram series, Chairish’s Co-Founder and President, Anna Brockway, and Donelson will scour the market and Chairish for the most stylish finds available.

Donelson is a well-known tastemaker with a multidisciplinary background in the media, e-commerce and design worlds.

“Sophie represents the next generation of tastemakers with an exciting, fresh perspective on vintage. I’m thrilled to team up with the editor in chief of House Beautiful, an iconic brand and the epitome of stylish American home decor, for this Instagram sale,” said Brockway.

This is the 12th Instagram sale offered by Chairish. 100 percent of the items curated by Chairish have sold out almost immediately during previous sales. Followers are invited to shop along and buy in real time on Chairish’s Instagram feed. Items will be reasonably priced between $40 to $200 with US shipping included.

“Located along the piers, NYC Big Flea is a glorious new venue for the best of everything vintage, from art and jewelry to home decor,” said Donelson. “I love mixing one-of-a-kind pieces in a room – they make a statement, add personality and fun – and Chairish brings the country’s best flea markets into shoppers’ homes, making them totally accessible online and through social media.”

About Chairish
Chairish makes it fun and easy for design lovers to buy and sell vintage and pre-loved furniture, decor, jewelry and accessories. Based in San Francisco, CA, Chairish exclusively features curator-approved treasures in a full-service and trustworthy environment. The site and mobile app deliver inspiration, convenience, and newfound value to both buyers and sellers who share an obsession with fabulous finds. Founded in 2013, Chairish has raised 11.2 million in funding. Shop us at

About Sophie Donelson
Sophie Donelson was named editor in chief of House Beautiful in January 2015. Previously, she served as editor in chief of Hamptons’ Cottages & Gardens, and held senior editorial positions at ELLE DECOR, Martha Stewart’s Blueprint and CITY magazines. During time as an independent journalist she wrote for print and digital publications including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Departures, and New York Magazine. Donelson was the founding editor of Curbed National and co-founded The Editor at Large's "Editor TV” series, serving as the on-air host for more than 50 segments. Before joining House Beautiful, she was brand director for Cricket’s Circle, an editorial and e-commerce site for expecting parents. Prior to that, she was editorial director at C. Wonder, where she established the retailer brand voice and content strategy across all platforms including print, digital, video, social media, and store experience.

About NYC Big Flea
NYC Big Flea is the largest antiques market in Manhattan, now in its second year, occurring Sept. 26th and 27th. With over 600 US and International vendors offering furniture, vintage fashion, art, collectibles and much more spread over 140,000 square feet, there is something for everyone. NYC Big Flea is located at Pier 94 on the West Side Highway at 55th Street.

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