The greatest dilemma of the iBook generation has nothing to do with relationships or religion. Our most dire predicament is finding a backpack or cargo bag we can take everywhere and doesn’t fall apart after six months. And if it's maybe stylish as well, is that too much to ask?
Straight out of Philadelphia, Reload Baggage Inc., with their ultra-sturdy handmade bags, is here to answer satchel disasters. Best of all, with their customized stitching, Reload creates carry-on-your shoulder tattoos. Standout made-to-order bags on their website include a Space Invaders Micro Mini and a bag series based on vintage bicycle posters. Assembly and artistic flourish is realized right in their Northern Liberties neighborhood storefront.