Talk about easy listening: Samsonite’s Black Label X’Lite Shadow travel case is tricked out with speakers for MP3 players so globe-trotters can set the musical mood wherever they land. The speakers are tucked inside the case and connect to a cable in the front of the bag. Still a prototype, it’s due out later this year, leaving loads of time to fine-tune that playlist.
But for those who can’t stop the music, Montreal-based brand Want Les Essentiels de la Vie has fused functionality and elegance, creating a chic, white version of its De Gaulle leather laptop tote, complete with an iPod pocket, starting at $975.
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)