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    12-08-2014, 01:39 PM
    I am not sure how relevant this might be for your decision making, but it's entirely possible to make an S25 heavier than an Aeronaut (even a 45) If...
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    12-06-2014, 04:42 AM
    Dee replied to a thread Uniqlo in Not About Bags
    Well, my jacket arrived yesterday. I ordered this one, which seems to be the lightest one they have. I took it out, put it on, and wondered how...
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    12-06-2014, 04:23 AM
    Dee replied to a thread Grand Canyon in March in Travel Tips
    I've literally just bought that jacket, it arrived yesterday. I wore it out yesterday, with a windproof shell on top, and it worked beautifully. We...
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    12-05-2014, 09:05 AM
    I actually flew from Manchester to Germany when the no carry on rule was in effect in the UK. The airport was handing out zip lock bags, like for the...
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Nottingham, UK
Hiking, Knitting, bags, stationary
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Indigo Swift; old Aeronaut; S25 nordic/solar; Tristar; Plum Daylight Briefcase
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Macbook Pro 15"; Macbook Air 11"


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    Dee liked post by flitcraft On thread : If you've ever worried about abrasion and Dyneema, read on...
    I know that ballistic nylon is the gold standard for travel bags that will get hard use, so that's what our main Tristar/WF stash is made of. But I did buy a Nordic Dyneema WF as an impulse purchase...
    Liked On: 12-05-2014, 09:16 AM
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    Dee liked post by adalangdon On thread : Field Trips (our blog)
    I very seldom leave the country (love staycations), but TB products play a huge role in keeping things together for me when I'm rushing to school, doing errands, etc. And bags can have different...
    Liked On: 11-21-2014, 10:12 AM
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    Dee liked post by mrbrown On thread : 15 Days to France in Winter with the family
    9154 We are finally here. 13 hours in the air and then another 2-3 hours clearing the airport and getting on the train to the hotel. 9155 The wife is carrying the A45 with aplomb. It is her...
    Liked On: 11-21-2014, 10:11 AM
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    Dee liked post by gulfcoastgal On thread : (Bye) Little Swift (Hello in 2015) Cross-Body Knitting Bag
    As a child I loved pockets A dress or skirt was bought if it swirled when I turned and if it had pockets Prior to acquiring a Tom Bihn swift I never understood the appeal of an open tote My...
    Liked On: 11-21-2014, 10:02 AM
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    Dee liked post by al85 On thread : Inside colors
    Maybe it's just me, but I wish more of the cafe bags had a brighter interior color. Sometimes it's hard to find things with the darker interior. Right now it seems like all the interior colors are...
    Liked On: 11-20-2014, 02:08 PM
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    Dee liked post by flaneuse On thread : Three days, 2 nights in Munich + Wollmeise
    My knitting friends decided that a weekend trip to the Woolmeise ( for those who don't know about her yarn) and yarn shopping/sight seeing in Munich was a...
    Liked On: 11-20-2014, 12:08 PM
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    Dee liked post by mrbrown On thread : 15 Days to France in Winter with the family
    9143 Finally done packing for a 15-Day trip to France with my brood. It is winter there so we are packing more warm clothing for the kids and the wife (we live at the Equator, so our bodies aren't...
    Liked On: 11-20-2014, 10:56 AM
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    Dee liked post by Darcy On thread : Field Trips (our blog)
    Hey everyone, I am very excited to announce our new blog: Field Trips ( (The story behind that name: we always thought of field trips as the best part of school:...
    Liked On: 11-20-2014, 10:43 AM
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    Dee liked post by nparipurana On thread : I LOVED my Aeronaut 45 for my first time to Europe!
    I ordered my Tom Binh Aeronaut 45 about 1.5 months before I went on my vacation to Amsterdam, Paris, and all over Europe. I wanted a bag that was small enough to carry on for European flights but big...
    Liked On: 11-20-2014, 06:16 AM
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    Dee liked post by ceepee On thread : Aeronaut : flap opening direction ?
    I've been opening it the 'wrong' way as well. Maybe TB needs to start supplying instructions with it's bags 😄
    Liked On: 11-20-2014, 06:14 AM
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    Dee liked post by scribe On thread : 2015 Wish List
    Hmm, we've already had several requests for a slightly larger Side Effect. Because let's face it, phones aren't getting any smaller. I like to keep my iPhone 5S in one of the inner pockets, but it's...
    Liked On: 11-18-2014, 05:21 AM
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    Dee liked post by mangosteen On thread : 2015 Wish List
    Side effect with zippered compartments on both sides (or one on the outside, as it is now, and one on the inside, opposite the two inner pockets). I wouldn't mind if this made it slightly wider.
    Liked On: 11-18-2014, 05:20 AM
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    Dee liked post by tankcommander1554 On thread : 2015 Wish List
    Some sort of hydration pouch that works with the gate keeper clips in the main compartment of the Synapse backpacks. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    Liked On: 11-17-2014, 07:48 AM
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    Dee liked post by timothy On thread : 2015 Wish List
    Echo the idea of a Freudian Slip sized for the Daylight Briefcase, as talked about in a different thread as well. It would be a good way to give even the Dyneema version more structure, for people...
    Liked On: 11-17-2014, 07:48 AM
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    Dee liked post by tbone42486 On thread : Synapse 25 thoughts
    I've been carrying the synapse 25 for a week, and in all likelihood, I'll carry it the rest of my life. First, a little backstory. Until January of this year I've carried a plain-jane jansport...
    Liked On: 11-16-2014, 09:22 AM
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