Meet the Designer Making Fantastical Corsets Out of Upholstery

Meet the Designer Making Fantastical Corsets Out of Upholstery

When she began to make tapestry-based pieces, Mallison would scout flea markets and thrift stores. (Using secondhand fabric was something she had learned at her program at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, which encouraged students to repurpose materials. “I was already focused on that [repurposing] and it further developed how I think about design and […]
An Ode to eBay, the Original Resale Site

An Ode to eBay, the Original Resale Site

Growing up and watching my mom painstakingly photograph and pack each item—always with some pastel tissue paper—and answer the questions of buyers using her pointer fingers to type, I realized that eBay is a singular oddity in the world of resale. It has allowed...