Levi’s New Google-Equipped Trucker Jacket

Using Jacquard by Google, a simple denim jacket can provide directions, read you the news, alert you of texts and calls and more

Levi’s introduced the first jacket equipped with Jacquard by Google years ago with the intention of servicing cyclists and keeping them off their phones while riding. Called the Commuter, it had a bulky sleeve with the technology woven within. You could program readable gestures to trigger directions, music, texts and calls. But, it cost over $300 and had an inherently niche audience. Now, Levi’s aims …

Functional, Sophisticated Proper Assembly Bags

Weekenders, drawstring bags and more that are light on the back and on the wallet

In the boundless sea of bag options out there, one unisex drawstring option—made from durable Italian wool and with shoulder-pads made from American vegetable tanned leather (and clocking in at less than a pound)—caught our eye. It first garnered attention because of its quality, but its all-too-reasonable price tag of $125 is what begged for further investigation. The No. 3 Cinch Bag led us to …