Everlane Weekender Bag

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If you’ve been looking for the perfect luxury affordable well-made bag suited for a weekend staycation to the cottage or a business trip to Vegas, the Everlane weekender bag might just be the bag for you. Online retailer Everlane is launching the latest staple in  their ever-expanding line – the weekender bag available in four graphic stripe accented colors made from cotton canvas with single stripe and sleek leather handles that’s spacious enough for handheld or shoulder use – as well as waterproof lining, leather zipper pulls, hidden interior pocket and small metal feet to protect the bottom and help it stand upright. Since Everlane operate themselves online, the bag stays true to the brands commitment to quality at the right price as everything they sell is under $100 because they cut out the middleman.

Everlane Weekender, $95, available now at everlane.com.

Warby Parker – Buy A Pair, Give A Pair

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With nearly 1 billion people don’t have access to glasses that need them. That means that 15% of the world’s population is unable to effectively learn or work because they can’t see clearly. Neil Blumentahl as one of the founders of Warby Parker – the hip online retailer of frames and lenses that lets users try on five styles free before purchasing one. The company launched a “Buy a Pair, Give a Pair” program, which operates exactly as it sounds — Warby Parker will donate a pair of glasses to a community in need for every pair purchased on their website. Warby Parker’s non-profit partners provide glasses and training to low-income entrepreneur in developing countries to start their own business selling glasses.