Knitting is hip, as Britta from Community told us, because Winona Ryder knits, a justification that caused much laughter and derision from her fellow under 30 students. But any kind of crafting is always cool by us, and you can enable your knit fix with this free Singer knitting machine someone in Prospect Heights just put out for free on the curb. The owners ays it was bought on eBay years ago but only used a few times, and is good condition with all the weights, tools and instructions. Make us something nice, will ya? Just please don’t make it out of cat hair please.
One of the more commonly held themes (maybe even beliefs) about New York is that it is a pit of loneliness, where you can never feel more isolated while surrounded by millions of people. 30 Rock encapsulated New York’s uncanny ability to grind you down perfectly here. This can feel like a shitty city, especially during […]
Hot take: Halloween isn’t for everybody. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a great holiday. It just favors creatives and DIY experts to a fault. Many people are Hallo-wise enough to start planning their costume for the following year on Nov. 1. — and if you’re one of those people, more power to you! — but that leaves the rest […]
Loitering has been a problem for coffee shop owners for so long that we’ve gone through several cycles of addressing it in New York City. First came limiting laptop hours and eliminating outlets, then things like timed wifi. Britcom hit Fleabag skewered the annoying laptop camper in its inaugural season this summer, which means it’s far from just an American […]