• Matt & Nat's Raylan and Soren bags are lined with a supple ultrasuede made from 100% recycled plastic bottles. These utilitarian bags are handsome, bold and have a wonderfully effortless vintage look.

The New York Times today asks "Can Athletes Perform Well on a Vegan Diet?"  (but the experts seem to be stuck in the 70s). What do you think? Weigh in.

Good news from Rhone Island today, where gestation crates, veal crates and tail docking were banned state-wide! Hooray Rhode Island, thank you for being the ninth state to pass a farm animal protection legislation. Like most social justice issues, welfare measures pave the way to rights!