Instead of Rent: August, 2010

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

Shuron Escapades Sunglasses
Plastic and steel frames
Glass lenses
Made in USA
Best Price: $138.94 (SHIPPED) at TheEyeDoctor.com

Vintage Swiss Army Alpine Rucksack
Pre-owned military surplus
Canvas body
Leather accents and straps
Ergonomic aluminum frame
Made in Switzerland
Best Price: $79.88 (SHIPPED) at Load Up (eBay Store)

Woolrich Woolen Mills Navy Organic Cotton Print Ranger Short
100% organic cotton twill
Made in USA
Best Price: ~ $175.00 (SHIPPED)* at The Bureau Belfast

*Price is listed in Pounds, so the exact cost will be dependent on the day’s exchange rates.

Taylor Stitch Antique White Oxford Shirt
100% cotton oxford
Sustainable Corozo nut buttons
Woven in Japan, cut and sewn in San Fransisco
Best Price: $150.00 (FREE SHIPPING) at Taylor Stitch

Eliza B. Tab & Buckle Macrame Belt
100% cotton macrame
Vegetable tanned leather accents
Brass hardware
Custom made to order in USA
Best Price: $35.50 (SHIPPED) at Eliza B.

Quoddy Brown Canoe Moccasin
Horween Chromexcel leather
Rubber camp sole
Hand-sewn in Maine
Best Price: $180.00 (SHIPPED) at O’Connell’s