Tag Archives: Waste

the rag trade, fabscrap

the rag trade,  fabscrap “The Rag Trade,” there’s a nostalgic feeling that comes with that term, stereotypes in abundance. Men wheeling racks of garments, wrapped in plastic, down the street, in the garment district in this, my city.  Leggy models strutting down the same streets for fittings. Dealers of everything from zippers to lace, perhaps […]

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tuesday’s drop

RIP Maryam Mirzakhani Some people are affected by the death of each and every, for lack of a better word, “celebrity.” Most of the time I’m not. Well, I was very sad when Lou Reed, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Robin Williams died. Those were my guys. I shed a tear and reluctantly said goodbye. I didnt’ cry […]

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