After spending Friday night recuperating from the week, watching a terrible yet engrossing Lifetime movie, and turning in early (hey, we all need it sometimes), my roommate and I woke up early Saturday and took a trip to Eastern Market, which can be accurately described as Heaven on Earth. Turns out we had SEVERELY underestimated the awesomeness of this place. I guess we were still bitter about having to leave our beloved Rochester Public Market…but from the minute we stepped off the metro (longest. ride. ever.), we suddenly forgot how angry we were and were overcome by delicious smells, beautiful colors, and the sounds of happy people spending their Saturday morning doing a little light shopping.
We were immediately drawn to the shiny jewelry (naturally…we’re girls), where we found all these beautiful, unique, and handmade items for between $5-$15!
And just to prove that this place was legit – a giant pumpkin: