The NEW Everlane Twill Snap Backpack is here.
I have used the older version of the Snap Backpack since I got it back in December. I think I’ve used it more than any bag I’ve ever owned. I still love my Archival Clothing giant tough canvas Rucksack but this Everlane one is the most versatile one I’ve had.
With a padded Laptop sleeve, side pockets, front pocket, inside pocket and enough main compartment room to carry my Camera, an extra lens my laptop and other randoms, it’s the perfect everyday bag.
I’ve traveled to Vietnam, Iceland, road tripped and everyday carrying of things with my bag and it hasn’t let me down yet. For the price of $65, the looks, space and durability, you can’t go wrong. It’s highly recommended.
Purchase the Everlane Twill Snap Backpack ($65)
If you live in NYC, travel a lot, and/or you have a job that has you running around all day, it’s probably a good idea to add a backup iPhone or iPad charger (works with other devices too) to your bag. There are backup battery cases but I’ve never liked the added bulk. These are more versatile and shareable. Friendship!
I searched for a long time for a powerful enough / cheap enough / cool looking backup battery and ended up not caring about looks and just going for power/value. The EasyAcc will charge your iPhone 5-6 times before it needs to be charged again all for under $30 dollars. Recharge the battery using USB or wall charger and you’re back in business.
I’ve been charging people’s phones using mine whenever someone’s dies. Unknown brand, but has been a workhorse and has great reviews on Amazon. It can also charge other USB devices/phones.
Hope it works out for you!
Buy it now: EasyAcc 10000mAh Battery pack ($29.77)
ps. There’s a million options on these. I just tried to find the most powerful/cheapest that would be reliable. This was that for me.
Ursa Major Fantastic Face Wash - I’ve finally found an affordable, long lasting (4 months / 2 times a day), 99.5% natural face wash that smells nice and doesn’t freak me or my skin out.
I like this company a lot. They’ve put a lot of thought into their ingredients and brand and I appreciate it all. I’ve been using it now for 4 months and I’m going to be sticking with it. Since I have skin that if you touch it slightly funny it can get irritated it was nice to find this. A lot of stores are stocking it in NYC and around the USA, so it’s easy to get as well.
- Thoroughly cleans without dryness or irritation (sulfate-free)
- Robust alpha/beta hydroxy acid complex dissolves dead surface skin cells, leaving skin brighter & clearer
- High % of aloe soothes irritated skin
- Concentrated formula should last 3-4 months (2x/day)
- Zero toxins, no irritating synthetic chemicals
- 99.5% natural, 51% organic
Smell: An enticing blend of premium, whole essential oils including cedar, spearmint, lime, lemon, rosemary, black spruce, owyhee, vetiver and lavender.
Ursa Major Fantastic Face Wash over at Amazon. ($26)
Also now that the winter is over I recommend their Fortifying Face Balm which is very light and soaks in nicely.
For more info visit their site.
Can I recommend my own prints? Ok I will!
I just threw up three prints from my Iceland trip. Since people asked if they could get prints, I made it possible thanks to Etsy!
The prints are all 11x14, printed on demand and waiting for your purchase!
Visit my shop over at Etsy.
Another hit from Everlane!
Their new Slim Fit Medium Denim Oxford Shirt (pictured in the top left) is great for Spring. The price ($55), fit / overall experience/quality is great once again. They also have other patterns and lighter solids as well.
As always with Everlane’s button ups, I wish they would shorten their Small size 1/2in to 1in on the length (just a personal preference/my body). I would say try it no matter what since they make it Free shipping if you grab more than one item.
Grab one over here and look at all the Slim and Regular fit Oxfords they just released.
I’d also suggest their Snap Backpack and their T-shirts are all I wear now.