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How to Stay Organized

How to Stay Organized

Welcome to the first installment of our Well Organized Life series!

Keep Reading If:

  • You're frequently carry around too much stuff (just in case!) 
  • It takes forever to find anything in your bag 
  • Your gear gets thrashed fast & this is not a skate video 
  • You get a thrill out of planning & being efficient

In this series we'll showcase our favorite tools and techniques for... what's that? A well organized life! This time, our focus is how to effortlessly carry our everyday daily-use desktop goods from home to school, work and back again.

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Let's Talk About: BAGGU

Let's Talk About: BAGGU

"A place for everything and everything in its place" is a saying we never get tired of around here. Sounds a little strict at first, and maybe for some it comes with the pang of a reprimanding parent or teacher, but check this out – having an organized life is nice. Knowing where your stuff is at any given time? Nice. Looking at all your stuff organized into pleasing piles? You ever heard of flower arranging? Almost the same thing. Just feels nice.

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On staying organized and not growing up

On staying organized and not growing up

We've carried Mark's Notebook Calendar since we opened in 2006, but it wasn't until 2013 that I started using one. It was pink and one of the last in stock, and I needed something lightweight. I'm the type of person who dresses in all black and grey, but welcomes uncharacteristic pops of color in my accessories. So while pink wouldn't have been my first choice, I always got a kick out of pulling out this bubblegum pink planner––sort of like in movies when the mysterious race car driver pulls off their helmet and it's revealed that they were a beautiful woman, like oh my goodness this tomboy likes pink?!  

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