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In the immortal words of Parks and Recreation’s most indulgent personalities, Tom Haverford and Donna Meagle, sometimes it’s crucial to “treat yo’ self.” And when it comes to gifting yourself with fine leather goods (as per the pair’s strict instructions), we’ve found a cool new indie resource.
is a just-launched Toronto accessories brand that's rad enough to make “screenprinted change purse” into a kind of Pavlovian trigger for accessories lust. The patterns are striking, ranging from petite, multidirectional triangles to sloppy-cute hand-done stripes and chicly hypnotic swirls. The prints adorn sweet little pouches in all different sizes — which means you can stash everything from your business cards to your spare change in style. Everything’s handprinted and handmade, which makes the ultra-reasonable pricing (the collection tops out at $48) even more awesome.
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