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Trust Us, You Will Want This Toiletry Bag The Next Time When You Travel

I don’t travel often, but when I did recently, this hat tip happen to pop up and it really made me think about the thing travelers usually don’t gave a damn but yet still brood about: toiletry bag AKA washbag. My last travel which was the whole of the last two weeks, I had an oblong toiletry with two compartments. Ok, maybe just one. What I did was, I dumped everything in the one compartment with only ziplock bags to separate the potential ‘hazard’ and wet items from the rest. Clearly, not the best idea, but the Premium Toiletry Bag For Traveling by Gravel could be the answer I have been looking for. This convention-challenging wonder pack has not one, not two but several compartments designed with common toiletry items in mind. Continue reading Trust Us, You Will Want This Toiletry Bag The Next Time When You Travel

Hard Graft Refresh Dopp Kit. Because Your Grooming Products Deserve To Have Their Stands

if your shampoo, shower gel and rest of your grooming essentials could talk, they would probably tell you that leaving them standing in a bag whilst in transits would be a better idea. alas, they couldn’t and hence till this day, dopp kit, washbags or whatever you call it, still looks like glorified shoe bags. well, not anymore, cos’ bespoke leather goods maker Hard Graft has just the solution and it is called Refresh Dopp Kit. ok, the name don’t quite do its vertical design any justice, but now you know. so why should bother with vertical washbags? the truth is, you don’t, but if you want not to dig a ton of things before reaching one, then vertical is the way to go and besides, a lot of our grooming products, be it men’s or ladies’, are by nature, standing so why make them lie down? Continue reading Hard Graft Refresh Dopp Kit. Because Your Grooming Products Deserve To Have Their Stands

Lay-N-Go Traveler Washbag

modern washbags, however attractive they are, still adhere to the same bag design concept of top zipper approach, which in our humble opinion, does little to help in organizing. if stuffing shaver, toothpaste and stuff into this miniature bag proves to be a chore for you, then we suspect the Lay-N-Go Traveler Washbag might be the answer you have been looking for. made of durable poly denier inside and out, the Lay-N-Go Traveler uses a nylon draw cord and cord lock system to enable the bag to be laid out (hence the brand name) completely so you can have access to all your toiletries without hindrance – all from a dish-like form and when you are done, all you have to do is draw it up, lock it and you all set for a quick getaway. Continue reading Lay-N-Go Traveler Washbag

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

Harris Tweed Toiletry Bag by Catherine Aitken

the most pain in the ass thing about traveling is not the luggage itself, but it is the toiletry which no man can live without. it is something that you will need even if you are ‘bunking’ at an airport terminal. and since you can’t escape that fact, you might as well treat your toiletries the best by containing them in a classically-stylish Harris Tweed Toiletry Bag by Catherine Aitken. with an outer material crafted out of luxury cloth Harris Tweed, you already have the style department covered and that, coupled with a generous size of 25 x 15 x 9 cm (9.8 x 5.9 x 3.5 inches) and a water and stain resistant waxed cotton waterproof lining Continue reading Harris Tweed Toiletry Bag by Catherine Aitken

Hard Graft Shore Collection

Hard Graft Dopp Kit / Shore
Hard Graft Shore Collection | from £145.00 | www.hardgraft.com

the demand for stylish products never cease. by now, your gadgets are probably covered by stylish accessories but what about the rest of your life? obviously, they also need a boost in the style department, if they haven’t already do. the new Hard Graft Shore Collection could help in this aspect. the collection comprises of the classic 2Unfold with a new old look, the Flat Pack in Shore, the Dopp Kit in Shore, as well as Square1 Holdall in Shore for your light traveling needs. these bags are crafted from vegetable tanned leather that is now signature to Hard Graft but instead of the usual wool felt, the bags have a new companion material: the British heavyweight waxed cotton canvas. Continue reading Hard Graft Shore Collection

The Bay Head Bathroom Bag

The Bay Head Bathroom Bag by Blue Claw Co.
(photos: Blue Claw Co) The Bay Head Bathroom Bag | US$62.00 | blueclawco.com

washbag, toiletry bag, bathroom bag – whatever you call it, they serve the same purpose but the differentiating point is, some looks way cooler then the others. The Bay Head Bathroom Bag is just one of those that would let you stand out from the crowd, well, at least in the men’s room. described as a carry-all dopp kit by its maker, the Bay Head Bathroom Bag is crafted from a combination of imported leather and 1050 D ballistic nylon, and features a waterproof liner that keeps fluid or paste from getting to your clothes in the event of spillage during transit. Continue reading The Bay Head Bathroom Bag

Pan Am Vintage Travel Bags and Accessories

Pan Am 70s Original
(photos: Pan Am) Pan Am Vintage Travel Bags & Accessories | from US$34.00 | www.panam.com

Pan Am may be defunct for two decades now but it’s spirit remains till this day but instead of taking to the sky, this iconic brand of the 20th century exists in the form of lifestyle accessories such as bags of various types, belts, and iPad case. i, for one, grew up wanting to be a pilot largely because of Pan Am and i don’t even reside in U.S. just imagine the influence it had to the world, both as a brand and as an aviation company. anyhow, the Pan Am bag collection includes travel bags, totes, messengers, sling bags, and the bag that start it all, the Orion bag. Continue reading Pan Am Vintage Travel Bags and Accessories


(photos: KILLSPENCER) KILLSPENCER DOPP / FOLIO | from US$149.00 | www.killspencer.com

if you love the idea of using your washbag as your gadget bag, the KILLSPENCER DOPP / FOLIO might just be the perfect bag for you. as the name suggest, it is both a toiletry bag and a folio suitable for your iPad or 11-inch Macbook Air. it is as simple as that. i know it might not be the brightest idea in the world, considering that a washbag will typically experience spills from gels or whatever fluid but still, i find the minimalist design rather attractive. on the other hand, it might just be a good idea for travelling as you will save yourself from bringing another bag for your 11-inch laptop. Continue reading KILLSPENCER DOPP / FOLIO

Hard Graft Driftwood and Campfire Bags Collection

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(credit: Hard Graft) Hard Graft Driftwood and Campfire Square1 Holdall (€499) / Personal Pouch (€179) / DOPP Kit (€149) | www.hardgraft.com

there exist some man folks who have the penchant for stylish bags (let’s put the prices aside for now), and not surprisingly, i happen to be one of them. so naturally, when Hard Graft drops us an email regarding their new collection, Driftwood and Campfire, i immediately sit up and take notice – intently. each collection includes a stuff-everything-in bag (Square1 Holdall), a sling/waist pouch (Personal Pouch) and a toiletry bag, also known washbag (DOPP Kit). so what’s the difference between Driftwood and Campfire, i hear you ask? basically, they are the same, except for the color. the Driftwood is mainly compose of grey exterior and tanned interior, while the Campfire has brown and black for the exterior and interior, respectively. Continue reading Hard Graft Driftwood and Campfire Bags Collection