NEW YORK (PIX11) — Necessity is the mother of invention. 

That’s the truth for many women entrepreneurs, who have come up with new stylish tools for everyday living. Former celebrity stylist Lindsay Albanese founded “the fileist,” an online marketplace that features products made by women, including her own.

Albanese joined New York Living on Wednesday to talk about her own experience with inventing products. Watch the video player above for the full interview.