Tag Archives: Need Supply Co.

fashion tech, the bullet proof backpack

Behold The Bullet Proof Backpack I love the possibilities that technology has opened up for design and fashion: solar-powered handbags, dresses that measure the pollution in the air, special garments for victims of trauma, yoga pants that help you with alignment, and airbags for cyclists fitted into neckwear. Like it or not, increasingly the interface […]

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et tu, Germaine?

  Et tu, Germaine? I was waiting for Germaine Greer to weigh in on the #metoo movement, and I didn’t have long to wait.  “What makes it different is when the man has economic power, as Harvey Weinstein has. But if you spread your legs because he said ‘be nice to me and I’ll give […]

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intentionally blank

Intentionally Blank This shoe, from Need Supply Co, caught my eye as I was looking through my mail. But as we know, not everything that catches our eye is worthy of a second look! And yet, there’s something about this “business like” baby. It’s elegant, if a bit drab, but isn’t that the point? It […]

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holiday stress

Holiday stress is not what she wants. Here’s a suggestion. Relaxation 101 It’s inevitable, stress is inevitable, especially during the holidays. Why is that? I’m part of a very small, mostly Jewish, family. Generally speaking we do not “celebrate” in any big, formal way. I do not have tons of social, religious, or personal obligations […]

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