MILOfest Review: Empire Builder, Ristretto for iPad

Excerpt:
“There are some things about Tom Bihn bags that you should know. First, they are exquisitely designed. Everything about the placement of pockets, zippers, latchets, buckles and handles has been a deliberate choice by a top designer meant to benefit the user. There are no corners cut here.”

Read the full review by Victori Medina of MILOfest. See also: the Empire Builder, Ristretto for iPad.

TOM BIHN Empire Builder and Ristretto for iPad reviewed by MILOFest

In stock: Ristretto for iPad, Swift, Super Ego

The Ristretto for iPad is now shipping in all colors: Black/Steel, Black/Wasabi, Olive/Cayenne, Cocoa/Steel, Cocoa/Cayenne, Navy/Steel, and Steel/Wasabi.

The Swift is now shipping in all colors: Cocoa/Olive, Olive/Plum, Plum/Black, Conifer/Black, Steel/Steel, Black/Black, Kiwi/Black, Crimson/Black, and Indigo/Black.

The Super Ego is now shipping in all colors: Black/Crimson/Steel, Black/Steel/Wasabi, and Black/Black/Steel.

Seattle Factory Photos: Meet Ying, Candi, and Lulu

TOM BIHN Seattle Factory

Ying specializes with the single needle sewing machine and works on sub-assemblies, like building pockets. In this photo, she’s working on the sub-assembly of the Checkpoint Flyer.

TOM BIHN Seattle Factory

Candi works with the single needle sewing machine. In the above photo, she’s adding the drawstring hem to the Yarn Stuff Sacks.

TOM BIHN Seattle Factory

Lulu is a part of our Quality Assurance and Final Inspection crew. In this photo, she’s trimming loose threads off of Padded Organizer Pouches.

Photo by Nareshe: What’s in my work bag? (Super Ego)

TOM BIHN Super Ego: What's in my work bag? Photo by Nareshe
See the full size photo by Nareshe via Flickr. See also: the Super Ego.

Photos by maverick: The Imago and Aeronaut Fly Southwest

Photo by maverick: Aeronaut, Imago at the airport width=
See more of maverick’s photos in the TOM BIHN Forums.

Seattle Factory Photo: Lisa and Lee

Lisa and Lee at the new TOM BIHN Seattle Factory
Lisa (Sewing Supervisor) and Lee (Findings Lead) at our new Seattle factory.

Photos by maverick: Aeronaut, Imago in Colorado

Photos by maverick: Aeronaut, Imago in Colorado

Photos by maverick: Aeronaut, Imago in Colorado

See more photos by maverick in the TOM BIHN Forums. See also: the Aeronaut, Imago.

Photo by Laura Gayle: Matt with his new Brain Bag

Matt with his Brain Bag

Thanks to Laura Gayle for the great photo!

Photos: First Day of Production At New Seattle Location

Today is our first day of production at our new Seattle factory and company headquarters.

TOM BIHN: First Day of Production At New Seattle Location

RuDi, Joiner.

TOM BIHN: SFirst Day of Production At New Seattle Location
Lee, Findings Lead.

TOM BIHN: First Day of Production At New Seattle Location
Irma, Fabric Cutter.

Photo: Yarn Harlot with her Swift in Cork

TOM BIHN Swift in Cork, Yarn Harlot

See larger versions of the above photos at Yarn Harlot. Also: the Swift in Cork.