16 Dec
Zuriick Shoes sponsors our best FASHION stories of 2011

Zuriick is proud to present LIAS Year In Style, the third installment of our Best Of 2011 retrospective series (after ART and BOOKS). We obviously cover a lot of fashion here at Lost In a Supermarket, so extracting only 10 brands, items, stories and exclusive interviews was a tough job. Arguments were had. Sartorial accusations […]


18 Jul
Tea cozies just got deadly

Any tea-drinking enthusiast can attest to the hardships they go through in keeping their favorite hot drink steeped to perfection. This tea cozy may do just the trick as it keeps the tea warm while it brews. Making tea for one or many? Slip this hand-knitted balaclava wool cozy on and you’ve got a discussion […]


1 Jul
A Q&A with Klas Åhlund as he prepares to drop Devil's Music

I’m not sure what they infuse their vodka with up in Sweden, but the tiny nation (population under 10 million) churns out more impossibly catchy hitmakers per capita than anywhere else on Earth. From the early days of Abba to the 90s pop dominance of Roxette, Cardigans and Ace of Bass onto the modern indie […]


10 Jun
A quick peek into one of Australia's top menswear labels

By Madeleine Parker In 2008 Huw Bennett, Felix Chan and Arran Russell combined their talents, creativity and knowledge of the fashion industry and started a menswear label in Sydney, Australia. By 2009 the first collection from Vanishing Elephant hit the shelves and people instantly took notice. The vintage inspired colour palette with it’s luxurious yet […]


29 Apr
Elegiacal indie confessions from Alpharetta, Georgia

There’s no shaking the undeniable catchiness of Manchester Orchestra, the Alpharetta, Georgia band whose elegiacal “Simple Math” has taken over college radio. At first listen one could brush it off as a very capably written indie pop song, and you wouldn’t be wrong. But at second and third listens the track becomes an earworm, and […]


26 Aug
Sao Paolo, Brazil's Treco gets to work

I really like this piece by Sao Paolo street artist Treco, and the time-lapse video by director Rodrigo Piza Levy of him creating it. I wonder what went wrong with the original trunk, why’d he have to change it? I suppose it’s something I’ll never know… DEU TRECO from rodrigo piza levy on Vimeo.


17 Aug
Original Stranglers Front Man Releases New Album As A Free Download—And Gets Ready For September Tour

Here’s one of my all time favorite tunes. “Golden Brown” [podcast]http://www.lostinasupermarket.com/robsimas/Golden_Brown.mp3[/podcast] The Stranglers are easily one of my desert-island bands. Hugh Cornwell, the original vocalist, guitarist and main songwriter for punk and new-wave legends The Stranglers, is the man. Much respect. His new album, Hooverdam, is available for free download to anyone and everyone… right […]