A Swiss-Inspired Duffel Bag Fit for a Military General

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A classic since its inception in the 1940s, the Swiss Army Blanket is as rugged as it is soft. Crafted from pure wool, the hand-woven blanket is revered for its red band and white cross along the edge. Now these vintage blankets have been crafted into duffel bags, perfect for weekend jaunts to another locale, whether it be urban or rugged.

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If you're worried about the elements, every bag is lined with tarpaulin, ensuring that an errant splash of water or rogue dust won't spoil the treasures contained within. But at $300, this is purely for the enthusiasts, be it devotees of european militaries or acolytes of fine design. [Hammacher via CoolMaterial]

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Andre_Guerra
Andre1

You can also find messenger bags with the same style and they look even better. Like Freitag bags, I found them too expensive to buy. They look cool though