Store Launch


Today, I’m rolling out the store component, and I’m super excited about it. I’ve been so grateful for all the new readership and encouragement on the blog, and I hope you find some interest in the store as well. I’ll be experimenting with products and stock amounts, so please let me know any feedback you might have.

I’d like to showcase an item in this post, and it’s one that I’m really proud to carry. I’ve used a similar bag for a while now, but it wasn’t the greatest quality and I was looking for a tougher, better-made version for a while and wasn’t finding what I wanted. Enter Heritage Leather Co. I think I found these guys via, and was immediately impressed with the look. After reading up on them, I was even more excited. Their bags are made in America, and are of excellent quality. Good leathers, strong canvas, solid hardware. After talking with them, I decided to order a small quantity; one spec’ed simply and one with a little more refinement. In the shop, you’ll see I have one with nicer leather and an included strap.

For this feature, let’s look at the standard model. It’s made with heavy ‘moccasin’ leather bottom, heavy cotton canvas body, and top-grain leather handle and straps. Super sturdy and ready for your pile of tools, outdoor gear, camping supplies… anything. I’ll be offering two sizes: 20inch is roomy for lots of gear and a 16inch that is great for fewer tools, but still a generous size. The 16in could even make a good briefcase or laptop carrier.

P.S. So thankful to the amazing Lisa Warninger for the photos!

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21 Responses to “Store Launch”

  1. chelsea says:

    Everything looks awesome! Love Lisa’s photos too!

  2. Urban Weeds says:

    Oh wow, the store is great!! I’m going to pass the word along. Those bags are perfect. I think I might have to buy the blue one to carry my laptop around in.


  3. Amanda says:

    Love your beautiful site! I just recently found you and would like to add you to my Google Reader list, but can’t seem to find the feed button. Saw one on the Shop site, but is there one for your blog?

    • MMP says:

      Hi Amanda, and thanks for viewing and asking a question – that’s something that just slipped… I’ve added the RSS link to the footer now!

  4. Jenn says:

    Those bags are amazing! And, by the way, I really like your logo.

  5. Natasha says:

    Beautiful photography! Your bag is also very unique and beautiful.

  6. Found your site from Victoria, I love this bag! You can call it what you want but I think it may be my new purse! Are you going to be doing more colors?
    PS love your writing style :)

    • MMP says:

      Ha! I guess I have no control over them once they are outta my hands! I’ve thought about other colors, but no plans right now. Thanks for asking.

  7. heather says:

    I am in love with this bag and really want to know….are you selling it? If so ,for how much? Thanks


  8. Rick says:

    This could also very well be the manliest diaper bag ever created. Consider it on my xmas list.

  9. PFL says:

    Hey dude,
    bag is dope.. colors are spot on, in my opinion.
    Have you thought of making into a daypack as well?

  10. Hi there!

    LOVE this bag! Received the 16″ for Christmas from a great friend & can’t wait to use it—laptop, travel, books, supplies, you name it! Very special, yet incredibly durable & just my style.


    PS Love the blog layout—very editorial + easy to read :)

  11. I’m back. This is the bag I was referring to. Yerp. This is the one. My bank card will enjoy this purchase.

    Mr. Goodwill Hunting

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