Tag Archives: Duffel

Hudson Sutler Sconset Wayfarer Duffel

It looks like I’ll be squeezing in a few more trips before my daughter is born in May, so luggage is top of mind. My Hudson Sutler Weekender always accompanies me on my journeys, whether it’s my carry-on or tossed … Continue reading

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Korchmar Twain Waxed Canvas Weekender

Even though Korchmar is now based in Florida with factories in that state and the Dominican Republic, its roots lie in the Midwest. Founded in 1917 in Cincinnati, Korchmar has stayed family-owned ever since, even after the move down south. … Continue reading

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Hudson Sutler Lowell Duffels

Sometimes legends retire too soon. They leave while still in their prime and we wish they would come back. Sometimes they do and sometimes that works out well. But for every Jordan you have returning to the Bulls, you also … Continue reading

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Blue Claw Co. Signature Blue Bronson Weekender

I’m on vacation this week in San Antonio. I’m looking forward to week filled with brisket, breakfast tacos, Jester King and hopefully at least one stop at Whataburger. It’s going to be interesting, though, navigating Charlotte’s 7 PM bedtime (unless … Continue reading

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Blue Claw Co. Waxed Canvas Worton Weekender

When Blue Claw Co. launched its flagship Worton Weekender in 2010, the brand was at the forefront of a resurgence in the weekender bag. Mini versions of large rolling bags were out and the easy-to-carry, appropriately sized duffel was in. … Continue reading

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Askov Finlayson x Frost River Prairie Boot Bag

While summer tends to be prime months for travel, I actually find that I do a good chunk of mine in the fall. I’ve got at least two trips to Chicago coming up, along with Indianapolis for Butler Homecoming this … Continue reading

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Blue Claw Co. Bronson Weekender

Last night Jake Arrieta pitched a no-hitter for the Cubs. The last time a Cubs pitcher threw a no-hitter was in 2008, coincidentally the last year they made the playoffs. While Arrieta had some absolutely filthy stuff all night, he … Continue reading

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Kickstart: Fidelis Co. ALCON Backpack and GTG Duffel

I got spend some time with Tim O’Neil, founder of Fidelis Co., during the Locally Brewed stop in Minneapolis back in 2013. At the time Fidelis Co. was still really young but had gotten off to a great start curating … Continue reading

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Hudson Sutler The Yanks Weekender Duffel

If you were paying close attention during the World Cup, you may have noticed a familiar brand slung over the shoulders of several American players. Yes, those were the highly recognizable webbed handles and canvas exteriors of Hudson Sutler duffels. … Continue reading

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Prep Work: Duffel Bags

  L.L.Bean Signature Bean’s Zipper Duffel Long derided as too casual and of poor quality, duffel bags are making quite the comeback. New brands are beefing up construction with premium materials like ballistic nylon and leather. Now the biggest questions … Continue reading

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