Issue #97
April 10, 2014

Japan Finally Ends their Illegal Whale Hunt

You may have thought that commercial whaling went out with racial segregation and over-sized neon shoulder pads. But believe it or not, Japan has been continuing to practice commercial whaling ever since the 1986 international moratorium. In fact, Japanese whaling crews were slaughtering many endangered whale species as part of the hunt. ... Read More

Leaving Leather Behind: Kickstarting an Idea

So you think you have a pretty good idea, made a few prototypes and getting rave reviews from friends and family. Now what? STITCH & LOCKE was formed after facing this very dilemma. How do we get our idea to a wider market? We kickstarted it! We raised $20k in the first 48 hours, 4 times what our goal is. STITCH & LOCKE has introduced a cork wallet as an alternative to the traditional leather wallet. The cork wallet is helping us standout in the sea of black and brown leather squares tha ... Read More

Celebrate Spring with DIY Onions (You don't even need dirt)

I don’t have the greenest of thumbs. The only flora that have lasted an appreciable amount of time in my house are cacti and jade plants—which are both incredibly resistant to drought and forgetfu ... Read More
Issue #97
April 10, 2014