Product Review: LAYERxlayer Micro Dot Pouch

Let’s face it. If you are looking for a bag today then there are a lot of factors to consider. Lots and lots of factors. And usually the main one is that you don’t want a bag that looks and feels the same as everyone else’s.

That’s where LAYERxlayer are different.

They have a number of items that are finely crafted and full of smart detailed design. Those details are exactly what sets their bags apart too. Each incorporate a number of domestically sourced materials like duck canvas, waxed canvas, leather, and denim with a few non-domestically sourced brass buckles and other metals to create the perfect palette, mixed in with a balance of colours and patterns.


Check out their exclusive collaboration with online label ‘of a kind’.

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Product Review: Crumpler’s 13″ Fug

Do you know how hard it is to find a nice looking laptop sleeve that does exactly what it needs to do?

Creative bag company, Crumpler, recently sent The 5 to 9 Life a product from their new range – the 13″ Slimfit Fug – to test out and that’s exactly what I did.

Check out my thoughts on the laptop sleeve from Crumpler.

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Record Review: Andy Allo – Superconductor

Unlike the title of her first album, Andy Allo’s songwriting is refreshing and is so needed in music right now.

With her new record, “Superconductor”, her voice is sweet, soft and sultry with an edge, but her lyrics and songwriting skills are what really shine.

Not bad for Prince’s protégé.

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Event Review: Nike Innovation Pop-Up Store

A couple weeks ago, I received an invitation to attend the launch night of the Nike pop-up store.

Unfortunately, The Nike Innovation Pop Up Store closes its doors tomorrow night, but if you still want to get in on some last minute purchases, peep the details below and read on for my review of the party.

Nike Innovation Pop-Up Store
Shop 4, 1 -11 Oxford St, Paddington
July 27 – August 12
Open from 6pm to 10pm

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