Consuming Responsibly by Otis James, Emil Congdon, Jeremy Blume

What's the relationship between quality craftsmanship and thoughtless consumerism? In this clip from their panel discussion with Jeremy Blume of Bearings at Q Nashville in April 2014, craftsmen Emil Congdon and Otis James discuss the positive trends in consumption they have seen over the past few years - from buyers to suppliers to the effect on their communities. The most important thing, they say, is finding a high-quality product created through a responsible manufacturing process. The effects are profound.

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