In the order I came across them, here are three interesting articles I've "collected" while traversing the fruited knolls of the internet over the past couple months. They're all discussing the same thing, but focusing on different aspects of our modern life.
The Artisanal Movement, And 10 Things That Define It
The Faux-Vintage Photo
You Say You Want A Devolution?
AUTHENTICITY & NOSTALGIA & STABILITY