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The Definitive Guide To Messenger Bags

They need little to no introduction. They can be found just about everywhere in an urban setting nowadays. As far as style options are concerned, they’re one of the original hipster staples. Messenger bags for men are a safe bet when it comes to selecting an accessory that’s both practical and cool. They come in various sizes but are typically large enough to accommodate a guy’s most frequently used possessions—from his can of spray paint to his course books, to his latest generation MacBook Air and Beats by Dre headphones. Men’s messenger bags came (back) into style about a decade ago, when they virtually invaded cities all around the globe, from London and Milan to NYC and Seattle, to Tokyo...

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Why You Need A Mustache Trading Leather Bag

Have you heard of bootstraps? Anybody? Not really. But I am sure you must have seen one in 20th-century movies. A small belt-like contraption; it can hold a collection of books. If I ask my granddad what bags he used when he went to school, he replies in a “back in my days “ tune that he just carried a black slate and a chalk to school and that never required a bag. Then I went on to ask my Dad whether he used bootstrap, he said that he indeed used something of that sort to school but never knew what it was called.  As the number of books increased, it gave way to an ingenious invention called rucksacks: a...

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Choosing A Leather Bag

Of late, leather messenger bags are fast witnessing a rise in their popularity, as the latest gifting option in the world of fashion. With, a wide range of colors, designs, and styles to choose from, buying a perfect leather messenger bag can prove to be quite a tedious job for you. But, with a few below-mentioned tips, you can easily select a men’s genuine leather messenger bag for gifting it to your near and dear ones. The first and foremost important thing to decide, before setting out to buy a leather messenger bag is your budget and the amount you are willing to spend on the same. Knowing this, in turn, will help shorten the choice list and ease your...

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History Of Leather & Leather Bags

Leather is one of man’s earliest and most useful discoveries. Our ancestors used leather to protect themselves from the elements. Primitive man hunted wild animals for food, then made clothing, footwear and crude tents from the hides. Like then, hides used today are a by-product. Animals are raised for the meat, dairy and wool industries, not for their hides. Roughly half of all leather produced today is used to make shoes, and about 25% for clothing. Upholstery demands only around 15% of the total product. Wall paintings and artifacts in Egyptian tombs dating back to 5000 B.C. indicate that leather was used for sandals, clothes, gloves, buckets, bottles, shrouds for burying the dead and for military equipment. The ancient Greeks...

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5 Reasons Why Men Need To Step Up Their Bag Game

Let's face it, women have been ruling the bag scene for 7 million years. It's time men take back their sacks. Here's 5 reasons why it's time you step up your bag game posthaste! 1. The first thing women notice about a man is his sack The attraction is undeniable... Leather, Cotton, Canvas, Briefcases, Messenger Bags - women are game for them all. Scientists theorize it's their innate fascination with all the things that could be inside... A gift perhaps? FOR ME? Maybe... 2. Women find men with a nice sack more desirable What the fuck is going on here? According to researchers who polled over 3 women in a double-blind, multiple-choice questionnaire, nearly 0% of participants indicated a nice sack as being undesirable. Contrary...

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