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Tips to Packing Like a Pro With the Alem Weekender

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Tips to Packing Like a Pro With the Alem Weekender

Packing for a weekend getaway just got a lot more stylish. The Alem Weekender is a high quality duffel that has room to carry everything you need on your trip while staying sleek and classy. We’re excited to take the style of our totes and expand them into this larger bag, so that you’re able to utilize ethical, ABLE products in more areas of your life. Here are some tips on how to best utilize this new weekender for ultimate organization and ease. The weekender comes with an exterior pocket that is perfect for slipping in your phone, wallet, or passport....

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Last Minute 4th of July Treat

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Last Minute 4th of July Treat

Don't have time to put together an extravagant 4th of July treat? We have an easy, 3 ingredient snack you can bring to the picnic last minute. We made them here in our office just using a toaster oven and they were an instant hit! Check out the recipe below to make your own festive pretzel bites. All you need to buy for this treat are: - Pretzel Snaps (the square pretzels) - Hershey's Hugs (the white chocolate kisses) - Red + Blue M&M's (just pick them out of an assorted bag!) Next, you just have to follow 3 easy...

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Do you have your outfit ready for the 4th?

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Do you have your outfit ready for the 4th?

With the 4th of July being next week, we're thinking of the perfect outfit for the full day of picnics and fireworks. It's not as simple as being a kid and buying that shirt with the picture of the golden retriever and an American flag (come on- you know you've owned that shirt once in your lifetime!) Our beautiful interns stepped up to the challenge and used .ABLE pieces to put together their favorite looks for the holiday. All images taken by Annalise Holmes First up, is Mary Lou. We love how she added a pop to the Odaliz Tank with a patriotic...

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Happy Graduation Gifts!

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Happy Graduation Gifts!

Whether you're celebrating someone that's getting ready to head into college or the workforce, we have a few clues into gifts that would be meaningful and helpful for them. Graduation is such an exciting time of transition in life, but it's always a good reminder that the increase in life responsibilities doesn't mean losing freedom. You can personalize our Phrase Necklace with up to 3 words, and we particular love this one that says "Stay Wild" to remind your graduate to keep dreaming! Check out several other personalized jewelry options here.   If your graduate is heading to campus, they're going to...

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Mommy Musician | JODI + MILO

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Mommy Musician | JODI + MILO

Photography + interview by Kate Dearman All moms are rockstars in our book, but a few weeks ago we got to sit down with mommy rockstar and literal rockstar Jodi King to chat about how she balances life on the road as a touring musician with being a mom to one and soon to be two little rockstars. Jodi’s first rockstar Milo is 13 months old, and baby boy #2 will be making his debut on August 8th. Shirt from The Bee & The Fox + Alem Utility Bag Being a mommy and touring musician requires Jodi to keep up...

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