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Ikea Teamed Up With Off-White On A Fresh Take Of The Iconic Frakta Bag

I am sure you remember the hilarity that ensue after Balenciaga pulled off an upmarket and obviously, very pricey, knockoff of Ikea’s iconic blue Frakta. Up to today, we are not quite sure if it was intentional, but based on one previous design, we are not at all surprise if it was an intentional copycat. We do not know if Ikea did take legal action, but it sure did poke fun at the French luxury fashion house’s tote bag and it was nothing short of hilarious. Don’t you just love Ikea’s sense of humor? Shortly after, the Internet joined in the fun with a bunch of iconic blue tote bag-based creative creations. I am sure those are purely for fun because some of them, though managed to put a smile our faces, looks rather comfortable to be use, or wear. Continue reading Ikea Teamed Up With Off-White On A Fresh Take Of The Iconic Frakta Bag

Herschel Supply And Coca-Cola Launches Fourth Collab Bags

It looks like it is going to be wet Fourth of July for Americans, but rain or shine, most folks will still want to lug along their favorite cold drinks to the parade, picnic or whatever event that you will be attending, isn’t it? If so, instead of the cumbersome cooler, Herschel Supply and Coca-Cola have just the cool bags you need. The two companies have once again come together to launch the fourth collaboration collection: Herschel Supply x Coca-Cola Ice Cold Pack which comprises of a Settlement backpack, Barnfield Mid-Volume tote and Network Large pouch. Continue reading Herschel Supply And Coca-Cola Launches Fourth Collab Bags

These Style-heavy Bags Are a Nod to the Classic Brown Bags

Want to stand out from the crowd in this face pace, style-conscious urban jungle? How about carrying bags made out of paper? Well, not just any paper. That would be silly cos’ regular paper will pulverize under the rain. We are talking about Urban Kraft’s bags and accessories made exclusively out of innovative paper material that has the feel and look of paper, but none of its weakness. It is super strong, durable, tear-resistant, water-repellent and washable (yes. Washable. Can your regular brown shopping bag do that?). Having bags and carriers made out of ‘paper’ are sure to grab attention, but there’s just part of the story. Continue reading These Style-heavy Bags Are a Nod to the Classic Brown Bags

The Fugu Bag Uses Air Pockets To Keep Your Gadgets Safe

we already know how padded interior can help keep portable gadgets in the bag safe, but Royal College of Art graduate Peng You and ECAL graduate Hongchao Wang, collectively known as Benwu Studio, thinks the current system can be cumbersome and also adds unnecessary weight to the bag. the duo came up with the solution, which they aptly name it as The Fugu Bag. like the marine fish Fugu aka Puffer Fish, Fugu Bag is inflatable at will, but through manual means. sandwiched inside the bag’s shell are inflatable sections made of thermoplastic polyurethane film, which is said to be strong and stretchable, and when these sections are inflated, they will offer the content within the cushioning effect from any external bumps and knocks. Continue reading The Fugu Bag Uses Air Pockets To Keep Your Gadgets Safe

Hard Graft Cube Tote – A Versatile Bag For Shopping And The Beach

if you need just one bag that could see you through regular routines like grocery shopping, work and leisure, then the Hard Graft Cube Tote might be a good place to start. it has a shape unlike most bags (read: uber cool), which the product name explicitly implies, and sports an enormous opening, held closed by magnetic closure, that’s designed to swallow just about anything you can fit inside with ease – be it a stack of neatly folded clothes, the longest radish or celery you can find in your local supermarket or basically, whatever for need for your day’s task. hit the grocery stores, head to work or chill out at the beach – this bag does it all. a heavyweight British waxed cotton canvas body and a pair of wide leather and suede shoulder straps/carrying handle lends the bag a classy rugged look and also assure it will take the blunt of heavy duty usage, and doing so while weighing heavy on style. Continue reading Hard Graft Cube Tote – A Versatile Bag For Shopping And The Beach

Everlane Reverse Denim Bags

we are sure you have come across bags made out of denim, but one that’s made out of denim turned inside out? we are pretty sure you haven’t (and neither do we). the Everlane Reverse Denim Bags is just the range that offers a twist to the denim as you know it. it combines reverse denim material with khaki twill lining, along with appropriate leather bits to created bags that are not only totally rad and functional but also water-resistant. the Everlane Reverse Denim Bags comprises of a backpack, dopp kit (also known as toiletry bag, or washbag), tote, as well as a weekender. most importantly, Everlane also proves that being stylish doesn’t need to cost an arm or a leg. the Everlane Reverse Denim Bags are available now for $30 and up, depending which model you go for. click past the jump to catch a few more look and tell me you ain’t already drooling over them (mind your keyboard!). Continue reading Everlane Reverse Denim Bags

TUMI Camo Print Alpha Bravo Backpack and Tote

TUMI is not usually a name we would associate with the image of ruggedness, so we were pleasantly surprised when we stumbled upon these special camouflage print TUMI Camo Print Alpha Bravo Backpack and Tote. no. they are not built tough per say (but its tough, regardless), but are bags taken off from TUMI’s Bravo line and given a fresh camo print look. the two TUMI bags given this web-exclusive camo print makeover are the Alpha Bravo Everett Essential Tote and LeJeune Backpack Tote. Continue reading TUMI Camo Print Alpha Bravo Backpack and Tote

Bluelounge Bonobo Rust Series Bags

Bluelounge Bonobo Rust Series Bags
Bluelounge Bonobo Rust Series Bags | from US$44.95 | www.bluelounge.com

black is not always the new black in town. it might be for gadgets but for the bags that those gadgets are stashed in, sometime a little more adventurous color such as Rust could be pretty sleek too. meet the Bluelounge Bonobo Rust Series Bags. it is still the same Eco-Friendly Bags made out of 100% post-consumer recycled PET bottles that result in a soft matte finish fabric that is not only friendly to your gadgets but naturally, earth-friendly. features include chocolate brown straps that goes really well with the new Rust color Continue reading Bluelounge Bonobo Rust Series Bags

DROR FOR TUMI Backpack

DROR For TUMI Backpack
DROR For TUMI Backpack | US$595.00 | www.tumi.com

what does an architect has to do with backpack? nothing much, except when he or she is using one. however, you will be surprise how good will a backpack look when it’s touch by award-winning international designer and architect, Dror Benshetrit. the DROR For TUMI Backpack integrates Dror’s avant-garde design with TUMI’s tradition of design innovation and quality to offer users best of both aesthetic and practicality. for $595, you will be getting more than just an awesomely stylish backpack Continue reading DROR FOR TUMI Backpack

Tom Sachs for Nike Sportswear

Tom Sachs for Nike Sportswear
Tom Sachs for Nike Sportswear | from US$385.00 | www.nikecraft.com

being an astronaut was many people’s dream when they were a kid. sadly, the reality is, some dream will always remain a dream for majority of us and as we grew up witnessing the cruel reality of our fading dream, we went on to become a street hustler, fashion junkies or whatever. then our shot of becoming a brief astronaut came around but instead, we found ourselves digging desperately for quarter of a million which we don’t have. we’ll be damned. no spaceship and no little red planet for us. end of the story. Continue reading Tom Sachs for Nike Sportswear