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The Best of This Weekend's New Holiday Pop-Up Shops

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Another weekend closer to Christmas, another batch of holiday pop-up shops opening. There are a bunch that will be open this weekend only, including Refinery29's bazaar in Nolita, Etsy's Williamsburg cavalcade, and WANT Les Essentials de la Vie's pop-up preview at The Standard Shop.

Click through for more one-weekend-only shops, as well as the details on Julep's pop up, which opens this weekend and runs through the 21st. For an ongoing list, head here.

This Weekend Only

Etsy's Holiday Handmade Cavalcade
When: December 14th and 15th, 10am to 5pm daily
Where: Williamsburg, 50 N. 3rd St
Shop over 40 local vendors from the Etsy NY Team for one-of-a-kind merchandise, including jewelry, crafts, paper goods, bath products, housewares, and more. The first 100 guests on both days will receive a free gift bag filled with treats from the Etsy team and sponsors.

Photo by Driely S.

When: December 12th through 15th, 11am to 8pm daily
Where: Chelsea, James A. Farley Post Office at Eighth Ave and 31st St
One part fashion history exhibit, one part vintage shopping experience, this online retailer has gone offline for the first time in a haunting takeover of an abandoned post office. View incredible pieces from the '30s to the '90s like a coat from John Galliano's Les Incroyables graduation collection, and shop a selection of true vintage gems from the likes of Margiela, Vivienne Westwood, and Comme des Garcons. Here's our preview tour.

WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie
When: December 12th through 16th, 10am to 10pm daily
Where: Meatpacking District, The Standard High Line at 848 Washington St
In tandem with their e-comm launch, the leathergoods company is popping up with a spring/summer 2014 preview at The Standard High Line. Pre-purchase all of the newest merch from this cult favorite at the hotel's shop on the ground floor.

Baublebar Holiday Gift Shop
When: December 11th through 15th, Fri 4pm—9pm, Sat—Sun 11am—8pm
Where: NoMad, 230 Fifth Ave, 6th Floor
Stock up on jewelry from the e-tailer while sipping free Kahlua cocktails and getting your nails touched up with mini-manis by Lacquerous. Plus: hot Santas.

Photos by Driely S.

Refinery29 Tinseltown Bazaar
When: December 13th through 15th, Fri—Sat 11am—8pm, Sun 11am—7pm
Where: Nolita, 201 Mulberry St
Join the team behind Refinery29 for a special three-day pop up, with merchandise from brands like Cloak & Dagger, Atelier Cologne, Won Hundred, Bing Bang, Dagny + Barstow, Erica Weiner, Mega Mega, and more. In addition to all that, enjoy tons of snacks and a special "holographic holiday shopping experience."

Just Launched

When: December 13th through 21st, 10am to 8pm daily
Where: Union Square, 102 Fifth Ave
Shop the online beauty brand's nail polishes, skincare, and more IRL at their Lower Fifth Avenue pop-up shop. A mezzanine lounge is stocked with fashion books to browse and a hot cocoa bar for a quick warm up.