Episode 22: They Don’t Make Free Peaches Like They Used To

Emily and Caroline talk about repurposing things as a means of purging, student loan debt, rolling jubilee, college as a luxury, planned obsolescence, dryer fires, the life span of the repair industry, sign painting, New Bohemia, fixers collectives, sewing machine repair, Troy Nexus, the difficulty of collaborating, Warby Parker glasses, Harry’s razor blades,  alternative business models: subscription services, of-the-month clubs, CSAs, Art Snacks, underwear and twerking.


Planned Obsolesence


Rolling Jubilee

Fix-it Club

Community Glue

The Light Bulb Conspiracy

Flower Scout

Caroline’s General Store

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