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A Thing Or Two

with Claire Mazur and Erica Cerulo

Co-founders of the emerging design site Of a Kind, expand upon the theme of their highly popular “10 Things” newsletter to share their latest and greatest discoveries. Each episode drills down into the nitty-gritty of two to four finds—covering topics across food, beauty, technology, literature, you name it—and often features a guest who has insider intel to contribute.


Episodes

  • Introducing the Thingies, What Your Awards Season Was Missing. Welks!
  • A Mental-Health Check-In Feels Right Right Now
  • Rice, Hospital Go Bags, and, Uh, What Exactly We Do for Work These Days
  • Dumplings as an Aesthetic and Alisha Ramos on Staying In
  • Reading Reckless, Thanking Stacey Abrams, and Talking Grown-Up Books for Kids
  • Black Futures with Kimberly Drew and Jenna Wortham—Plus BIG Gifts
  • Gift Guide, Part 2: Teens, Bosses, Brothers, and, Duh, Your Mail Carrier
  • Gift Guide, Part 1: Dads, Sisters-in-Law, and New Quar Romances
  • Running a Record Label With Sam Valenti IV...and Eating Artichokes With Us
  • Some Holiday Shopping Thoughts and Weirdo Wine Pairings with Vanessa Price
  • Lani Halliday’s Booming Pandemic Baked Goods and the Third-Party Hello
  • Who Needs a Distraction?? We Have the Grab Bag Just for You.
  • Breaking Beauty and Baby Vanity Sizing
  • Checking in on Each Other
  • Mammograms and Colonoscopies! Not as Awful as We Thought!
  • What It’s Like to Run for Congress with Adair Ford Boroughs
  • Pledging to Shop Better - Rerun!
  • Mickey Drexler and Sweet Potatoes—a Classic Combination?! - Rerun!
  • The Newsletters We Always Open...and Perhaps Too Many Thoughts on Ironing - Rerun!
  • Marisa Meltzer’s Excellent Book This Is Big and, Somehow, Billy Idol - Rerun!
  • Ok, MoMA Design Store’s Design Innovations for Women Are Blowing Our Minds
  • Why We Need Color in Our Homes Now...And the Joy of Kacey Musgraves Merch
  • The TV Shows and Movies We Won’t Shut up About. And Also Boiled Potatoes.
  • Jamie Beck on Creating in Isolation—and Us on Ditching “You Guys”
  • Questioning Ambition
  • That Quar Fitness Routine and the Magic of Shea Butter with Naa-Sakle Akuete
  • The Baby-Sitters Club and Dating in This Particularly Insane Time with Lindsey Metselaar
  • Powdered SPF, Single-Blade Razors, and the Tyranny of Gas Stoves
  • Going Big on Big Friendship with Aminatou Sow and Ann Friedman
  • House Shoes and Our Favorite Contemporary Novels by Black Authors
  • The Women Behind Omsom, Our New Kitchen Go-To, and Rethinking Instagram
  • Pledging to Shop Better
  • All Our Uncanny Valley Thoughts...And When You Need to Go to the Doctor
  • How We’re Working Together Now and John Jannuzzi (Master of Creative Pursuits!)
  • Precious Condiments and Non-Zoom Ways to Be a Pal
  • Seeking Comfort in Mugs, Mugs, Mugs, and Surprisingly Good Home Manicures
  • The IGs We’re Following, the Tees We’re Wearing, and the Hashtags We’re Starting
  • How We IG (And, You Know, Think About Social Media in General)
  • Square-Toe Shoes, the Joy of Eating Two Meals a Day, and an Alex Update (!!!)
  • Marisa Meltzer’s Excellent Book This Is Big and, Somehow, Billy Idol
  • Trying to Make Webonair Happen and Another Round with Mickey Drexler
  • The Newsletters We Always Open...and Perhaps Too Many Thoughts on Ironing
  • Jason Polan’s Legacy as an Artist and an Incredibly Kind Human
  • Nikki Ogunnaike’s Introduction to Menswear—and a Smart Little Decision-Making Trick
  • Three Literary Gems and a Love-It-Or-Hate-It Condiment
  • Shopping Strikes and What We Spied (and Mostly Liked) at the Trade Shows
  • Kim France and a Weirdly Moving Meditation Technique
  • How We’re Eating Our Eggs, Organizing Our Homes, and Wearing Wide-Legs Pants in This Weather
  • Our Most Enthusiastic Tokyo and Kyoto Recs—and How to Shop The RealReal
  • Phil Chang’s Wild—and Hugely Informative—IG and Vacuums that Don’t Suck
  • Motherhood, One Year In, and Gluten-Free Bunnies
  • Checking in With Your Unemployed Hosts
  • The Tyranny of Tights, Drinking and Not Drinking, and Where We Shop Now
  • Mickey Drexler and Sweet Potatoes—a Classic Combination?!
  • Personal-Care Wonders We Enthusiastically Buy in Bulk
  • The O.C., Cheese Curls, and Jaw Massage—Yes, a True Grab Bag
  • Gift Guide, Part 2—Because Now’s the Time, Huh?
  • Gift Guide, Part 1—Whiskey Stones Not Included!
  • What It Has Felt Like to Shut Down Our Company
  • 196: A Fresh Fall Crop of the Best of 10 Things
  • 195: We’re Answering Your Biz Qs with Bosslady CEO Julia Hunter
  • 194: Answering Your First Round of Listener Questions!
  • 193: A Fall Crop of Things Too Popular for 10 Things
  • 192: A Reproductive Psychiatrist on What That Means, Exactly
  • 191: A Pilates Pro on What the Fuss is All About
  • 190: How Taylor Lorenz Turned Her Tumblr Obsession into an NYT Reporting Gig
  • 166: How Friendship (And Mutual Respect) Fuel Call Your Girlfriend
  • 154: Angela Garbes on Doing Things Like a Mother
  • 105: V.I.P Author Celeste Ng on Writing a Super-Buzzy Novel
  • 174: New Mom Life—and How to Handle it as Work Wives
  • 15: Our Season One Coversation with Cup of Jo's Joanna Goddard
  • 189: Rachel DeLoache Williams Goes Deep on Her Book About Fake Heiress Anna Delvey
  • 188: A Major Alex Update and the Best of Summer Snacks
  • 187: Mira Jacob Illustrates Important Questions in Her New Book, Good Talk
  • 186: This Unstoppable PR Duo is Reinventing the Industry’s Sustainability Standards
  • 185: A Summery Round of Stuff We Can’t Get Enough Of
  • 184: How Mickey Rapkin Wrote a Book-Turned-Blockbuster and the Greatest New Children’s Book
  • 183: A Wildly Successful Denim Line Was Just the Start for These Work Wives
  • 182: Old News That’s Seriously Worth a Revisit
  • 181: The NYC Duo Making Entertaining and Good Eating Easier
  • 180: The Female VCs Changing the Funding Game
  • 179: Rabbit Care, a Netflix Rec, and a Call for Shorter Content
  • 178: How LaTonya Yvette is Making Space for Women of Color
  • 177: The Founders of Loom on the Radical Way They’re Teaching Women About Their Bodies
  • 176: The That’s So Retrograde Gals on All the Best of L.A. Wellness and Weirdness
  • 175: The Co-Founders of Squeeze on Leveling-Up Their Work-Wife Relationship
  • 174: New Mom Life—and How to Handle it as Work Wives
  • Introducing Motherhood Sessions from Gimlet
  • Listen Up: Loss and Community-Building with the Founders of The Dinner Party
  • "172: Red Lentils, Rachel Bilson, and More Random Things We Can’t Get Enough Of "
  • 171: How Two Pop-Culture-Obsessed Friends Built @commentsbycelebs
  • 170: The Culinary Work Wives Behind the Japanese Comfort-Food Gem Bessou
  • 169: How Two Longtime Friends Created the Cheese Empire That Is Cowgirl Creamery
  • 168: A Candid Convo with Two of the Coolest Moms (and Podcast Co-Hosts) Around
  • 167: Talking Partnership with the Siblings and Romance-Novel Experts Who Signed a Sony Deal
  • "167: Talking Partnership with the Siblings and Romance-Novel Experts Who Signed a Sony Deal "
  • 166: How Friendship (And Mutual Respect) Fuel Call Your Girlfriend
  • 165: Two Cannabis Work Wives With a Powerful Friendship Pact
  • 164: The Pod Is Back With a Work-Wife Double Date!
  • 133: We Can’t Get Enough of Mary H.K. Choi, Author of Emergency Contact
  • 166: Olivia Milch on Making the Movies We All Deserve
  • 156: Nike’s Coach Bennett on Why Running Makes Everything Better
  • 145: On Choosing —and Not Choosing—Motherhood
  • 163: Top-Notch Advice on Long-Distance Relationships
  • 162: The Story Behind Our New Favorite Ingredient
  • 161: The Food Blogger Behind Half Baked Harvest Is Here To Solve Your Cooking Woes
  • 160: A Much-Needed and Extra Fun Best of 10 Things Episode
  • 159: A Compelling Case for the Handwritten Thank You Note
  • 158: Grace Bonney Gives Us the Scoop on Her New Magazine That’s All About Being Real
  • 157: Katie Sturino on Good Body Vibes, Great Fashion, and Making a Pet IG Famous
  • 156: Nike’s Coach Bennett on Why Running Makes Everything Better
  • 155: Our Best Not-New Discoveries
  • 154: Angela Garbes on Doing Things Like a Mother
  • Episode 153: Glory Edim on Diversifying Your Bookshelf
  • Episode 152: Fall into the Latest Best of 10 Things
  • Episode 151: Let’s Get into It with the Biz Whiz Behind Create & Cultivate
  • Episode 150: Maternity Fitness and Some Amazing Things You Might Already Know About
  • Episode 149: Meet Your New Favorite News Journalist, Alicia Menendez
  • Episode 148: A Very Snacky Best of 10 Things
  • Episode 147: Wine Times with the Whiz Who Is Helen Johannesen
  • Episode 146: What to Expect When Claire’s Expecting
  • Episode 145: On Choosing —and Not Choosing—Motherhood
  • Episode 116: Talkin' Shop with the Founder of Ban.do, The Most Fun Brand This Side of the Web
  • Episode 122: All the Books We Can’t Wait to Read and Listener Mailbag!
  • Episode 103: Joe Holder, Trainer to the Stars (and Claire!), on All Things Exercise
  • Episode 144: Glynnis MacNicol Has So Much to Say About Being a Woman in Her Forties
  • Episode 143: Claire Wasserman on Doing Her Part to End the Wage Gap
  • Episode 142: Why Older Athletes Are Thriving, with the Guy Who Wrote a Book on It
  • Episode 141: A Grocery-Centric Round of Listener Feedback
  • Episode 140: A Mixed Bag of Things We Can’t Put in 10 Things
  • Episode 139: We’re Reading Author Rumaan Alam Loud and Clear
  • Episode 138: Alex Capano Schools Us on Women's Health Issues and Cannabinoids
  • Episode 137: We TB with D C-T! Authors Joana Avillez and Molly Young
  • Episode 136: Anthonia Akitunde on Showing Up for Moms of Color
  • Episode 135: Getting Bubbly with Sommelier Jordan Salcito
  • Episode 134: A Super-Satisfying Installment of Best of 10 Things
  • Episode 133: We Can’t Get Enough of Mary H.K. Choi, Author of Emergency Contact
  • Episode 133: We Can’t Get Enough of Mary H.K. Choi, Author of Emergency Contact
  • Episode 132: Wake Up—It’s Time for Claire’s Morning Routine!
  • Episode 131: Olivia Milch on Making the Movies We All Deserve
  • Episode 130: Loads of Pro Tips from the Dynamic Interior-Design Duo of Jesse Parris-Lamb
  • Episode 130: Loads of Pro Tips from the Dynamic Interior-Design Duo of Jesse Parris-Lamb
  • Episode 129: Rise and Shine—It’s Erica’s Morning Routine!
  • Episode 128: Fact-Checking with Misinformation Expert Rex Sorgatz!
  • Episode 128: Fact-Checking with Misinformation Expert Rex Sorgatz!
  • Episode 127: Dan Frommer on How to Score All the Points
  • Episode 126: Fake Ketchup and Real Celeb Talents on the Latest Best of 10 Things Ep!
  • Episode 125: A Very Sudsy Body Wash v. Soap Roundtable
  • Episode 124: Things You Can’t Say in 10 Things, Armie Hammer Edition
  • Episode 123: Everything You Need to Know About Cannabis Culture
  • Episode 122: Listen Up: All the Books We Can’t Wait to Read and Listener Mailbag!
  • Episode 121: Katonya Breaux Is So Bright, We Gotta Wear Sunscreen
  • Episode 120: Talkin’ Female Friendship with the Woman Who Wrote the (New!) Book on It
  • Episode 119: The Cream (and Sad Egg) of the 10 Things Crop
  • Episode 118: We Stretch Our Yoga Knowledge with Sky Ting Founder Krissy Jones
  • Episode 117: Things We Can’t Put in 10 Things But Are 🤗 About Still
  • Episode 116: Talkin' Shop With the Founder of Ban.do, the Most Fun Brand This Side of the Web
  • Episode 115: Wrapping Up 2017 on a Charitable Note—Here’s How We Give
  • Episode 114: We Share Our Love of All the Indian Food Maya Kaimal Makes With the Woman Herself
  • Episode 113: Tune In and Tone Up—It’s Erica’s Fitness Routine!
  • Episode 112: Very Chill Party Ideas and So Much More in This Week’s Best of 10 Things Episode
  • Episode 111: Claire's Fitness Routine and Marathon Recap!
  • Episode 110: Oh Boy, We’ve Got Joy Cho of Oh Joy!
  • Episode 109: A Convo with the Cashmere Queen Behind Lingua Franca
  • Episode 108: The Things Too Popular to Put in 10 Things—but That Are Still Worth Raving About!
  • Episode 107: Getting a Read on the Executive Director of the National Book Foundation
  • Episode 106: What We Learned from Movin’ Out (and Up!)
  • Episode 105: V.I.P Author Celeste Ng on Writing a Super-Buzzy Novel
  • Episode 104: The Best and Brightest of Our Recent 10 Things Picks
  • Episode 103: Joe Holder, Trainer to the Stars (and Claire!), on All Things Exercise
  • Episode 102: Vacation Decisions We'd Do Over If We Could
  • Episode 101: We're Back With Someone Whose Writing and Podcasting You Should Be Tracking
  • Episode 55: Grace Bonney and Julia Turshen on Their New Books—and Some Hostess Gifts, Too!
  • Episode 53: Summer Sickness and Jenna Wortham’s Everything Guide to the Internet
  • Episode 45: Talkin’ Biz with the BFF Co-Founders of Bed Bath & Beyond
  • Episode 15: Ooh, Baby, Baby with special guest Joanna Goddard
  • Episode 100: The 100th Episode of A Few Things!
  • Episode 99: #ReadingThings with Emily Danforth, Author of The Miseducation of Cameron Post!
  • Episode 98: Food for Flying and Our Favorite Filmmaker
  • Episode 97: 10 More Things We Cannot Get Enough Of
  • Episode 96: What’s New with Alex and the Woman Behind Sweet Saba’s Oh-So-Chic Candy
  • Episode 95: All The Reasons Why We Love Who? Weekly, with Co-Hosts Lindsey Weber and Bobby Finger!
  • Episode 94: From the 10 Things Cutting Room Floor and How Olive & June's Founder Nails It Every Time
  • Episode 93: Dating Dilemmas and Cuttin’ a Rug (Literally) with Artemis Design Co.
  • Episode 92: The Latest, Greatest, Tastiest 10 Things!
  • Episode 91: #ReadingThings You’ve All Been Waiting For, Saint Mazie with Jami Attenberg!
  • Episode 90: The Latest in Living Single with Alex and an Expert on What’s Shakin’ in Indian Dance
  • Episode 89: Stuff to Do Outside Your House in NYC, and TV to Watch Inside Your House Anywhere
  • Episode 87: How to Send a Cold Email and Become a Design-World Hotshot, with Elizabeth Spiridakis Olson!
  • Episode 87: Teddy Bears, Dolls, and Author (and Bookstore Owner) Emma Straub, Oh My!
  • Episode 86: Why We Should All Go to Austin—and Listen to Tamar Adler's Kitchen Tips
  • Episode 85: These Are a Few of Our Favorite 10 Things—and the Woman Behind the Best Bubbly
  • Episode 84: We’re #ReadingThings (Again) and Talking to the Designer Behind Some of Our Dreamiest Dresses
  • Episode 83: Podcasts We Can’t Quit and Our First Roundtable—on Denim, Duh
  • Episode 82: An Education in Making Costume Jewelry and Running Your Own Gallery
  • Episode 81: Some of the Greatest Recent 10 Things and How to Save Your Skin with Rachel Winard of Soapwalla
  • Episode 80: Things We're Opting out of—and Why Bar Method Is SO Not One of Those Things
  • Episode 79: Attempting Healthy Bodies and Healthy Bank Accounts
  • Episode 78: The Latest #ReadingThings and What It Takes to Do Winter Right
  • Episode 77: Productivity Tips—and Why Jane Mount Wants to Paint Your Ideal Bookshelf
  • Episode 76: How We Consume the News and What Goes Into Making Outstanding Innerwear
  • Episode 75: Essential Cookbooks and the Guy Drawing Every Person in New York
  • Episode 74: Married Life and BTS of a Broadway Hit!
  • Episode 73: The Best of 10 Things and Children’s Book Faves
  • Episode 72: The Latest Round of #Reading Things—Novella Edition!
  • Episode 71: Self-Care and a Crash Course in Romance Novels
  • Episode 70: Good Jeans and a Card Expert on How to Nail Empathy in 2017
  • Episode 69: Professional Enthusiasm and the Costs of Creating Fine Jewelry
  • Episode 68: Power Packing and Your Year-End Celeb Gossip Recap
  • Episode 67: Booze News You Can Use and the Magic of Minneapolis
  • Episode 66: What it Costs to Make Home Goods and a New Installment of Claire and Erica’s Beauty News
  • Episode 65: The Fifth Edition of #ReadingThings is Here—We’re Talking A Tale for the Time Being with author Ruth Ozeki!
  • Episode 64: Talking the Permanent Collection Talk
  • Episode 63: Meditation Tips and a Q&A with Two Non-Cheesy Greeting-Card Designers
  • Episode 62: A Halloween Super Special, featuring Stellar Popcorn Tips and Political Dress-Up Wisdom from Veep’s Costume Designer
  • Episode 61: Our Favorite Fitnessing Gear—and How to Get Your Hair in Shape, with Claire’s Stylist Chris Lospalutto
  • Episode 60: What to Read (and How to Read It)—with The New Better Off author Courtney Martin
  • Episode 59: Perfect Pasta and All-Natural Beauty Secrets—with Celeb Makeup Artist Gloria Noto
  • Episode 58: #ReadingThings, Round Four: Silver Sparrow with author Tayari Jones
  • Episode 57: How to Vacation!
  • Episode 56: Listener, I Googled It and the Fine Art of Time-Management
  • Episode 55: Grace Bonney and Julia Turshen on Their New Books—and Some Hostess Gifts, Too!
  • Episode 54: School Supplies and All the Best Beauty News
  • Episode 53: Summer Sickness and and Jenna Wortham’s Everything Guide to the Internet
  • Episode 52: Shoe Care and an Expert Guide to Fun-Running
  • Episode 51: The Third Round of #ReadingThings!
  • Episode 50: Listener, I Googled It and the HBIC Behind Cherry Bombe
  • Episode 49: L.A. Picks and Costuming The Get Down!
  • Episode 48: Stylish Pajamas and How to Be a Teenage Girl
  • Episode 47: Personal To-Dos and What You Need to Know About Book Publishing
  • Episode 46: Registry Recs and Clay Makin’
  • Episode 45: Talkin’ Biz with the BFF Co-Founders of Bed Bath & Beyond
  • Episode 44: Our Spring Must-Reads and An Expert Guide to Must-Try Hippie Trends
  • Episode 43: Snoozin' News & The Recipe for Killer Cookbooks
  • Episode 42: "The Second #ReadingThings Book Club Meeting is Now In Session! "
  • Episode 41: Listen Up: Off-the-Rack Wedding Dresses and Taking Off Hair...with Lasers!
  • Episode 40: Heachache Prevention and Headache-Free Parties
  • Episode 39: Dairy Queen and DIY Skincare
  • Episode 38: Bunny Ears and Election Years
  • Episode 37: Spinning Yarns: Knitting and Talking 100% Natural Cotton Tampons with the founders of Lola
  • Episode 36: The Inaugural Meeting of the #ReadingThings Book Club
  • Episode 35: Claire’s Beauty Routine
  • Episode 34: Erica’s Beauty Routine
  • Episode 33: Upstate Greats and the Greatest Breakups of All Time
  • Episode 32: Underpants and Winter Plants!
  • Episode 31: Edible Essentials and Small Space Solutions
  • Episode 30: That’s Tight: How to Keep Your Legs Warm This Winter—and What It Really Takes to Build a Successful Jewelry Business
  • Episode 29: Stuff We Eat Up: Edible Gifts and Woman-Made Music
  • Episode 28: SparkNotes for Celebrity Pseudo-Advice Books and an Expert Guide to Writing on the Interwebz
  • Episode 27: True-Blue Travel Apps
  • Episode 26: Makeover Edition: Home Hacks and Expert Makeup Tips for Giving Great Face
  • Episode 25: D.I.Y. Books You Might Actually Use and the Shows Genuinely Worth Your Teevee Time
  • Episode 24: Burn After Reading: Our Go-To Candles and Writing Tips From Literary Superstar Sloane Crosley
  • Episode 23: Whey is Bae, and Wine is Fine: A Course in Advanced Cheese Consumption and Entry-Level Wine Buying
  • Episode 22: Helping You Feel Healthy with Some Good-For-You Snacks and (not even painful!) Personal Finance Advice
  • Episode 21: This Is How We Do It: Online Tools and Tricks You Need To Do Business Like a Boss
  • Episode 20: Unfussy Flowers and How One Designer is Making the Most of Made-in-America
  • Episode 19: Cleaning Products We Can’t Live without and Aminatou Sow’s Guide to Using the Word “Girls.”
  • Episode 18: Cassie Marketos of Dollar a Day
  • Episode 17: Dinner Party Tricks & Dental Hygiene
  • Episode 16: Partners in Crime
  • Episode 15: Joanna Goddard, Cup of Jo
  • Episode 14: Best Business Books
  • Episode 13: Amanda Hesser of Food52
  • Episode 12: Tidy Tova
  • Episode 11: Maris Kreizman
  • Episode 10: Made in America
  • Episode 9: Traveling and Drinking
  • Episode 8: Breakfast hacks, clothing care, and your 30s vs. your 20s with Marisa Meltzer!
  • Episode 7: Summer Depression, Wedding Gifts, and YA Novels?
  • Episode 6: Linen Bedding, Wireless Bras and Storq Maternity Clothing
  • Episode 5: Washi Tape, Canned Foods, and Anxiety
  • Episode 4: Wellness Expert, Jessa Blades
  • Episode 3: Lindsey Green
  • Episode 2: Jamie Beck
  • Episode 1: Debut Episode with Lauren Sherman
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