Review: Greenroom136 Bootstrap

Malaysian manufacturer Greenroom136 has been in the urban carry game since 2011 making some really hardwearing 1000D backpacks, messengers, and travel accessories. While they’ve been busy refining their style over the last six years, my first hands-on experience with the brand was just recently when I got to test drive one of their small Bootstrap bags.

The Bootstrap is a classic and clean city messenger dialed for the active urban lifestyle. It’s worked well for me while running errands, working between meetings at the coffee shop, and while on the go—this has really proven to be a functional EDC messenger bag. Continue reading “Review: Greenroom136 Bootstrap”

Fanny Packs that Don’t Suck: Urban

Title Image by Ben Filio Photography

This has been a long time coming. Smaller. Lighter. Less. Minimalistic. In a culture where more has always been more: we’re ready to down size.

Phone. Keys. Wallet–Urban essentials et al. Here are three bags you can be proud to hang off your rump. Or wear as a satchel.  Whatever.  You’ll rock it when you’re ready.  Continue reading “Fanny Packs that Don’t Suck: Urban”