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The easiest way to score (secondhand)

Since this page regularly features homes filled with all things thrifted, found, and repurposed, it’s high time we offer some general tips on finding fantastic furnishings on the cheap. Where and when to look The floor stock at larger stores such as Unique, Salvation Army, Goodwill, and Village Thrift turns over quickly. We recommend popping […]

Posted inMusic

All Natural, Molemen

I’m an advocate of recycling, but when it comes to hip-hop beats the blue-bag routine gets old fast–I’m particularly tired of hearing loops cribbed from the Jameses (namely James Brown and Rick James). Chicago’s new wave of hip-hop crews is exciting in part because its best exponents don’t retread the same worn samples but dig […]