Cote et Ciel, translated from the french for Coast and Sky, started life as a one off special commission by Apple, charged with the task of creating products that perfectly compliment the tools which have become integral parts of our everyday lives. Having now blossomed, they continue to create unique and forward thinking products that balance technical fabrics with architectural shapes, creating beautifully designed storage solutions for modern life.
The Twin Touch Rucksack seeks to fulfill three criteria, to carry, to protect and to enable. Its unique shape is designed to off both maximum protection for the laptop pocket set at the heart of its construction and maximum storage, with a large main compartment. The construction quality and materials on offer are second to none, featuring heavy-duty enamel coated metal hardwear and a full superbly soft cotton canvas construction. This asymmetric design houses space for almost all day to day needs, with a heavily protected laptop pouch, external document pocket and two internal accessory pouches. The full collection is available here
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WANT Les Essentiels designers Messrs Dexter and Byron Peart craft timeless accessories that you can rely on for years to come, and this “Kastrup” backpack is no exception. The Kastrup Backback is a perfect embodiment of the brands emphasis that all things – in design, construction and execution – be essential. Constructed with organic cotton canvas and detailed with premium leather, this Kastrup Backpack has a vintage feel with modern compartments and functionality. The full Want Les Essentiels collection will be available HERE very soon.
In my opinion Lexdray is second to none… I spent a very long time searching for the best backpack to service my needs and the huge amount of traveling I do, and with the launch of their new 2012 winter collection its time to add to my luggage. Featuring a brand new lineup of bags and accessories. The new collection features the London Garment bag, a redesigned Boulder Pack, the Sao Paulo Sling bag, the Oxford Suiter bag and the Monte Carlo wallet. The London Garment bag is a traveling wardrobe designed to carry suits, dress shoes and all the other necessities for dressing well on the road. A drop-down design means it can be hung on a door for easy access to all the contents within. The redesigned Boulder Pack breaks rank with the rest of the range with a tan colourway and features a host of pockets and storage options for carrying the daily essentials. The Sao Paulo Sling is designed as a small daily carryall and can be easily worn slung over one shoulder. The Oxford Suiter is a light garment bag designed to accommodate two suits with space for cuff-links clips and ties. Rounding out the collection is the Monte Carlo wallet, a slim wallet with multiple slots to accommodate cards and currency and an elastic band to keep the wallet compact. All the new pieces feature Lexdray’s attention to detail and top-notch construction.
nanamica goes colorfully monochromatic with its latest bag collection for Winter. Brand staples such as the day pack and cycling bag get dipped in orange and navy Cordura making for a beautiful yet rugged lineup of bags.
Stussy and Incase have been working on a capsule collection, and the secret project was revealed to the public at the newly opened Stussy Berlin Chapter. The comprehensive collection merges the strengths of both brands, with products consisting of apparel, headwear, bags, earphones, and iPhone protector cases.
HEADPORTER is launching a new range of bags called the Regatta Series. These bags feature a distinct two-tone break up on the exterior made from heavy canvas and tarpaulin. Consisting of three classic silhouettes – tote bag, shoulder bag, and bonsack – with all of the models produced in at least two color schemes. There is the brown/blue, beige/yellow, khaki/cream, and tan/orange combinations, giving plenty to choose from. A little detail which may get overlooked initially is the PORTER woven label, coordinated to match the color of the canvas body.
Made with Simplicity and Functionality in mind, for the organized who lead a waste free lifestyle.Hence all of “the Shuttle series” come equipped with multipurpose packing as standard.With a built in sleeve made by neoprene, which has an adaptable size to fit both PC’s or tablets, andtheir power supply cords in in the main body safely.Users will be able to carry this large-sized duffel bag on their shoulders as a backpack, yet the bagcomes complete with wheels so that users can also wheel it as they travel, to reduce the load ofheavy baggage.As well as being able to hold baggage necessary for work, it’s 57 liters of space means user can alsohave enough space to bring along their running shoes.
Ecoalf is a luggage brand produced using recycled materials and I am not talking your bag for life from Tescos, these bags are premium and pretty cool. Founded in 2007 by Javier Goyeneche after 2 years of visiting recycle plants around the world. The fabrics are 100% recycled, recyclable and PVC free, with the highest quality in terms of technical properties. These kids make bags out of recycled fishing nets and plastic bottles!
Their Autumn Winter 11 collection consists of leather strapped weekend bags, bowling bags, quilted backpacks, tote and cross body bags made from a material called Ecoalf 5.0 which is produced by recycling fishing nets. They have also just added a fully recycled cotton & suede sneakers to the collection.