Handmade Global Design

New York State of Find

A kaleidoscope of culture. An icon of style. A destination that outdoes itself every time. Whether you’re talking uptown sophistication or downtown edge, the New York State of Find is all about what’s new — and what you won’t find anywhere else. From hip and sleek to eco-chic and artisan-made to gourmet, the next big things and bestsellers are found here.

Original. Innovative. Impactful.

The HANDMADE Global Design section is your connection to customers seeking uniquely crafted, one-of-a-kind products like yours. With a reputation for highlighting home textiles, jewelry, accessories, and wearables with a worldly vibe, this is where your one-of-a-kind items will shine — and your profits will grow.

Product Categories


    Home Décor



    Decorative Accessories





    StationeryAnd so much more!


    Sample of types of stores in attendance

    ABC Home

    leif shop


    Mad Museum of Arts and Design



    Bennette Galleries

    National Geographic

    Bergdorf Goodman


    Brooklyn Museum

    Salt & Saundry

    Canvas Home

    Serrv International

    Hudson Grace

    Smithsonian Enterprises

    J Paul Getty

    St. Frank

    Jayson Home

    Uncommon Goods

    Criteria for Acceptance

    Authentic designs, handmade through global artisan workshops

    Quality craftsmanship

    U.S. distribution and wholesale pricing capabilities

    Applications continue to be reviewed by the selection committee on a rolling basis.

    Access to influential buyers with proven purchasing authority. Click here to read our Post Show Report.


    Hold a buyer title


    Are looking for new products


    Say attending NY NOW is extremely important to their business


    Are more likely to purchase a product for their store having seen it at NY NOW

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    Ashley Ciofrone

    Ashley Ciofrone

    Sales Manager

    I have been a part of NY NOW and this incredible Handmade community for the past 8 years. The passion, creativity, missions, and talent of this community are unparalleled and the reason I truly love what I do! I would love to connect to learn the story behind your brand and be given the opportunity to showcase your inspirational product line within CREATE at NY NOW. You can reach me at ashley.ciofrone@emeraldx.com