Instead of Rent: June, 2010

The moderately and (very) immoderately priced goods that I’d rather spend it on this month.

MODO 108 Sunglasses
95% recycled materials (lenses, frame, hinges and details)
Polarized lenses
Made in China
UL certified company
Best Price: $135.00 (SHIPPED) at MODO

Gitman Vintage Madras Shirt
100% cotton madras
Made in USA
Best Price: $158.00 (FREE SHIPPING) at Penelope’s

Preppy In Pink Custom Whale Belt
Polyester ribbon
Cotton webbing
Silver D-ring
Custom made to order in USA
Best Price: $15.00 (SHIPPED) at Preppy In Pink’s Etsy Store

Sherman Brothers White Bucks
Domestically sourced leather upper and lining
Re-sole-able rubber sole
Made in Mexico in non-sweatshop conditions
Best Price: $112.50 (FREE SHIPPING) at Sherman Brothers

Frost River Summit Pack
Domestically sourced natural (undyed) cotton canvas body
Domestically sourced leather trim and accents
Domestically sourced brass hardware
Made in USA
Best Price: $130.95 (SHIPPED) at Frost River

Epaulet EP’s Rivet Chino
100% cotton twill
Woven in the UK, cut and sewn in Los Angeles
Best Price: 135.00 (FREE SHIPPING) at Epaulet