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Issue One

The Goods

From the Newsletter: Checking in on New Year's Resolutions

Tips on setting and keeping New Year's resolutions from a clinical psychologist.

The Goods

Pleasure, Empowerment, and Style from Rianne S

The Dutch sex toy brand’s founder believes ‘women deserve beautiful sex toys.'

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The Thrill of the Spend: I Spent my Rent Money at Barneys and I Regret Nothing

Impulse purchases from a writer, two designers, an Instagram personality, and an art studio director.

Anatomy of a Room

Molly Young and Teddy Blanks Have “A Lamp Guy”

Inside the Brooklyn creative couple’s Williamsburg loft.

The Goods

The Thrill of the Spend: When Bad Impulse Purchases Turn Good

You don’t need it, but you want it. #NoRegrets.

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What Gossamer’s Verena von Pfetten Bought for $10, $150, and $850

The Brooklyn-based media publisher and self-described ‘curious consumer’ thinks socks make an outfit.

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Returning a Boxed Mattress Is A Nightmare

Buying a boxed mattress is easy—returning one, not so much.

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Snowe Founders Andrés Modak and Rachel Cohen Just Want A Nice Tea Kettle

How a New York City couple mixes work, home, and love—all under one roof.

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How Dipstick Vapes Dove into the Hardware World

The mission-driven vaporizer brand that isn’t afraid to align with cannabis culture.

The Goods

With Linx Vapor, There’s No Smoke and Mirrors

The Orange County company is making health nut-approved vaporizers.

Reco

A Photographer's Quest for Renters Insurance

Photographer, podcast host, and artist Nick Onken searches for the perfect renters insurance policy.

Wants and Needs

What Broccoli Magazine’s Anja Charbonneau Wants and Needs

In an alternate life, the Portland-based editor would design floral arrangements for rich private clients.

The Goods

I Shop In The Kids' Section

Sooner or later, I’ll be ordering from the kids' menu, too.

The Goods

The Best Songs for Testing Wireless In-Ear Headphones

Music industry insiders talk about how to pick the right in-ear headphones.

Anatomy of a Room

A Brownstone Grows in Brooklyn

A photographer-director couple designed a perfect room for their everyday life.

The Goods

Best Songs for Testing Wireless Over-Ear Headphones

Music industry insiders talk about how to pick the right over-ear headphones.

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Tenga Seeks to 'Change the Conversation Around Masturbation'

The Japanese adult toy brand creates products that aren’t embarrassing to buy.

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My Apartment Caught Fire. My Renters Insurance Paid Me $23,485

Here’s what happens when your home goes up in flames.

The Goods

I Refuse to Get an iPhone Case

I know I should buy one, but I won’t. Fight me.

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Fool’s Gold Co-founder Nick Catchdubs Needs Three Pairs of Headphones

The DJ and record label owner talks about how he uses headphones in his audiophile life.

Wants and Needs

Olivia Jeanette wants—and needs—a perfect white blouse.

The fashion and lifestyle blogger could also take an aperol spritz.

Wants and Needs

Glynnis MacNicol Really Wants to Stay at The Carlyle Hotel

But she needs Law & Order and better, more affordable health care.

The Goods

Laura Lane and Nic Rad Are Ready to Send Their Kid to Space

A day shopping through North Brooklyn with writer Laura Lane and her husband, the artist Nic Rad.

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At Peru Pima, It’s All in the Family

This family-owned textile brand from Peru is making it in America—all by word of mouth.

Wants and Needs

Chef Tyler Kord Wants Netflix with Long Commercial Breaks

He misses working during the ads but really needs Moana and a grill.

The Goods

Here Are the Crazy Things You’ll See Working at Juice Press

Employees dish on blender explosions, $40 “dirt” shakes, and sharing smoothies with dogs.

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How Noise Cancelling Headphones Helped Me Cope with Post-Concussion Symptoms

After I was hit by a truck, my brain needed silence. Here’s how I found it.

The Goods

Flying With “Phone-Free Music” From Fitbit

The company known for smartwatches wants to soar above the neck.

Reco

A Whiskey Expert's Take on 10 New York Bourbons

Heather Greene, New York’s first female whiskey sommelier and one of the world’s foremost spirit experts, tastes 10 top-rated New York bourbons.

Shopkeepers

Get Educated on Getting Off at Babeland

The 25-year-old sex toy brand puts education first.

The Goods

How the House of Juice Is Becoming a Community Home

Danii Oliver is building a healthy, juice-focused oasis in Brooklyn.

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My Kitchen is Full of Gadgets I Never Use

Software Developer Mike Rispoli’s buyer’s remorse.

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With Shipt, Grocery Shopping Takes a Village

The same-day grocery delivery platform works with local shoppers to deliver to your door.

NYC commute kit
Kits

The New York City Subway Commuter Kit

These essentials will help you survive your next dreaded 6 train commute.

The Goods

I Bought Ugly Shoes for $175 and Now I Hate Them

Buyer’s remorse happens to the best of us.

Wants and Needs

What Luxury Watch Aficionado Benjamin Clymer Wants and Needs

The self-described “collector by birth” wants more time to take photos and a closet full of cashmere.

Wants and Needs

Soccer Star Aurélien Collin Wants a Monet but He Needs a New Suit

The New York Red Bulls center back is on the hunt for art to hang in his apartment and game-day threads.

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