I am a consumer, I admit it. I like to think of myself as a discerning consumer, but a consumer none the less. I spend a great deal of time deliberating how I spend my money, but once I’ve set my mind to it, give me all of it! Give me not only the excellent, well-made merchandise (what ever it may be) but give me the whole branded, marketed experience. I think it can be a very complex, artful conversation. That being said, I must confess, I still don’t know why I keep this collection of bags – I do think they say something interesting, when presented as a whole. -Obi

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FSC Barber, New York City, NY

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Mount Fuji General Store, Joshua Tree, CA

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Mercy, Oakland, CA

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The General Store, Venice, CA

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Barney’s, New York City, NY

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Corner Store, Sonoma, CA

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Diesel Books, Oakland, CA

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Stone House, San Francisco, CA

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Unionmade, San Francisco, CA

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Esqueleto, Oakland, CA

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New High Mart, Los Angeles, CA

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Erica Tanov, San Rafael, CA