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Evergoods CPL24 Crossover Backpack
I'm somewhat bag obsessed—backpacks, especially. I've tested hundreds of them over the years and we've even designed some of our own. Among the greatest hits is a brand called Goruck whose product development was helmed by Jack Barley. Barley left...
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David Shrigley + Liberty Tote
Designed by artist David Shrigley, all proceeds from this tote go to Liberty—an organization that fights for civil liberties and human rights in England. Ethically produced on 100% cotton, the bag features Shrigley's brilliant artwork and sensible...
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Summer Weekender Essentials
While warmer weekends in the city are special—allowing people to explore parks further, head to the beach, have picnics or even just sit outdoors—a getaway provides a true change in mentality. For those living in big cities, the sensation of escape...
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UTOP/A Tote Bag
Made from heavyweight 100% cotton canvas, this PAM (Perks and Mini) tote is printed on each side—with "UTOP/A" on one, and a black screen-print of a surreal scene (complete with a pyramid and an eyeball) on the other. There's a large pocket inside...
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DP-16L Olive Daypack
With a shell of Cordura Ballistic Fabric and a ripstop nylon interior lining, Repelica's Daypack can handle just about any irregularities in the weather. It weighs in at 2.5 pounds and an EVA compression molded back panel guarantees comfort. All of...
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EMC Tote + Bandana
Along with this "Maman Je T'aime" (Mama, I love you) tote bag, comes a CV + EMC bandana—both of which call out and support Every Mother Counts. The non-profit organization endeavors to make pregnancy and childbirth safe for everybody. The bandana is...
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"Advantages of Being a Woman Artist" Clutch
Another product in their ongoing collaborative collection, this "Advantages of Being a Woman Artist" clutch by Third Drawer Down Studio + Guerrilla Girls is pink and practical. From "Knowing your career might pick up after you're 80," to "Seeing your...
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Beat Waist Bag
A less sporty, yet decidedly athleisure version of the fanny pack, Porter's Beat Bag is made from once-washed cotton canvas and comes in a subtle beige colorway. With several different compartments and pockets, functional organization is a key feature...
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"Hear Me Roar" Bag
Beautifully hand-beaded, this clutch (and others by the brand) are made by a team of some 200 craftspeople in Lebanon—all of whom are prisoners, ex-prisoners or underprivileged women. Syrian-born founder Sarah Beydoun wanted to make a brand that would...
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Foldable Backpack
Measuring 30.5 by 50cm, Ushbag's foldable backpack is big enough to store all your daily essentials, but it's anything but bulky or cumbersome. With lots of interior pockets, you can compartmentalize belongings for easy access. Handmade in Italy from...
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Everyday Tote
Always marrying function with form, Tanner Goods has just released a new bag that easily transitions from the office or class to the market, brunch and back again. Made from durable, waxed 18-ounce twill canvas and vegetable-tanned Meridian English...
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Space Case Clutch
If you, like us, are still jazzed about the discovery of the exoplanet system known as TRAPPIST 1, this very cute clutch is perfect for you. With plenty of space inside for all your treasures, this pouch is made of canvas and embroidered with lots...
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"Into Myself Always" Tote
A strong advocate for the self-love club, Melbourne-based artist Frances Cannon teamed up with Third Drawer Down for this very sweet, pale pink tote. Featuring an illustration of a woman with tags on different parts of her body all saying "Beautiful...
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Stowaway Classic Suitcase
While it looks like a classic suitcase, the Stowaway from Paravel has one decidedly modern and functional feature: it's collapsable. Thanks to its clever interior architecture, this 17 by 13 by 6.5 inch suitcase stores flat (around 17.5 by 7 by 2.5...
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Flaming Rose Purse
A decidedly modern take on a classic evening bag, this velvet version from Australian designer Poppy Lissiman features a not-so-romantic flaming rose. The bag can be used over the shoulder or (thanks to the detachable chain strap) as a clutch. Either...
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Rainbow Heart Tote
While it's useful and very cute, there's a lot more to this rainbow-colored, heart-printed tote. Funds from the sale of this bag go to the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) whose work has always been important, but perhaps is now more so than ever...
STYLE
Abyssnia by Gabriella Marina Gonzalez
Chokers have been revived, exhausted, and are on their way out, but the vehemently functional work of Gabriella Marina Gonzalez exists far from what's in vogue, or traditional fashion seasons for that matter. The Miami native's Abyssnia accessories...
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Stand With Planned Parenthood Tote
More than a regular bag to tote your goods around (though it will do that), this bag from Power & Light Press donates all proceeds to Planned Parenthood. Listing all the services that PP offers—perhaps for those who believe it exists purely to provide...
TECH
Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Camera Lovers
By Greg Mitnick The world of photography moves fast, especially when everyone is equipped with a camera on their smartphone. These technological advances—to cameras themselves, as well as accessories and gear—have made the craft even more fun while...
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Hand-Painted Eleanor Bag
Made from 100% vegetable tanned leather, this version of FEED's "Eleanor" bag is a hand-painted limited edition. Available in black or brown, the bag can be carried as a crossbody or tote and features the work of artists Yeti and The Beast. Purchasing...
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Everyday Backpack
The first thing one notices about Peak Design's Everyday Backpack happens to the be the ultra-clean aesthetic. It's quite deceptive, in a very good way, as the design conceals a plethora of substantial storage spaces. There's a patented MagLatch top...
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Lee Backpack
Made form buttery leather this cinch backpack is more than one bag—it's reversible. Depending on your look for the day, it can be worn on either the black or mauve side. Better yet, it's part of State's #GiveBackPack program, which means for every...
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CH Omakase 2016: G-RO Suitcase
From our first introduction to the G-RO carry-on, we knew it would become a product most travelers would find valuable. Consumers agreed with us, pushing the debut Kickstarter into the echelon of most funded on the platform. Beyond the axle-less...
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CH Omakase 2016: Tumi Otis Backpack
An elevated version of our Otis Backpack, a piece we worked on for several months with the team at Tumi, the exclusive CH Omakase bags are each unique. With every detail considered, the Otis is our best carry-all yet—made from high-quality coated canvas...
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CH Omakase: 3x1 Selvedge Denim Tote
Using the most unique selvedge denims from antique looms in Japan, Italy and the USA, NYC-based 3x1 makes some of our absolute favorite denim apparel. While we adore selvedge denim, we're aware that it oftentimes comes with some waste, and we hate...
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