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Weekender Bags for your Weekend Getaways!

Summer has arrived, which means more time for adventure; Road trips, long weekends, and trips to the beach.

You need enough room and pockets to pack all your summer essentials like sun block, sunglasses, a change of shoes and an extra outfit or two.  Oh, and let’s not forget snacks!  Here are some spacious bags, with timeless silhouettes to accompany you on your last-minute trips and treks.

 

TED BAKERCRONOS LEATHER HOLDALL

$497

 

STELLA MCCARTNEY – BLACK FALABELLA GO TRAVEL BAG

Stella McCartney

CAD$ 1,340

HERCHEL – SUTTON DUFFLE MID-VOLUME | SURPLUS

$89.99

LONGCHAMP – LE PLIAGE CUIR’ LEATHER HANDBAG

$495.00

FJALLRAVEN – DUFFEL NO. 4 LARGE

 

$289 CAD

 

WRITTEN BY: SARAH SIDHU

5 Instagram Worthy Cafes in Metro-Vancouver

1. Milano Espresso Lounge

Choose to sit at a wooden table, or one with a white counter (perfect for cute pics of your coffee, and flat lays with your favorite magazine). The Milano café is perfect if you don’t like to study at home. With long tables, and benches, the open layout of the Milano Lounge is the perfect place to meet up with large groups, or find a corner to have some time to yourself. The white tile stairs outside are also a cute backdrop for an #ootd.

LOCATION & HOURS:

36 Powell St

Monday-Friday: 7AM-9PM

Saturday-Sunday: 8AM-9PM

2. Beaucoup Bakery

If you drink coffee solely for the purpose to dip some cookies in it, then this is the place for you! With fresh baked pastries like croissants, peanut butter sandwich cookies and tartes, you won’t be able to decide! Beaucoup Bakery is bright and open with pops of flora throughout, perfect for some spring vibes!

LOCATION & HOURS:

2150 Fir Street (on the corner of Fir and West 6th)

Closed Mondays

Tuesday to Friday: 7AM- 5PM

Saturday & Sunday: 8AM- 5PM

3. Bellagio Café

Don’t let the name fool you, this café is more like a restaurant. Bellagio has a classic rustic feel, with its wood panelled walls covered in framed art. So, if you’re looking for a cute classy place to get some lunch with your mom, this is the perfect spot!

LOCATION & HOURS:

773 Hornby St

8AM-10PM 7 days a week

4. Revolver

Revolver coffee’s Instagram account has an aesthetic so consistent, it’s an minimalist lovers dream (great for black and white shots).

LOCATION & HOURS:

325 Cambie St

Monday-Friday: 7:30AM-6PM

Saturday: 9AM-6PM

Closed Sunday  

5. Small Victory

White marble tabletops, white chairs, white walls, white lights…you get the idea. This is the perfect place if you love blank space in your photos, plus Small Victory bakery has the yummiest sandwiches and desserts!

LOCATION & HOURS:

1088 Homer St

Summer Hours:

Monday-Friday: 7:30AM – 6:00PM

Saturday-Sunday: 8:00AM – 6:00PM

Written by: SARAH SIDHU

Small Victory photo by Sarah Sidhu