The Chinese philosopher Confucius who lived in 500 BC said: Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
What a clever guy! Well over 2000 years ago he had understood one of the most important things in life: The joy of doing what you love. If do what you are passionate about it comes to you with ease.
I can’t actually really call what I do with Bag-all work, as it is too much fun to be described by the word work. I do spend many, many hours each day attending to Bag-all and it is what I make a living off, which is what you normally would define as work. But the word work kind of has a negative sound to it, like something you have to struggle a little bit to get done. To me Bag-all is pure pleasure! Of course a lot of things go wrong and there are constantly new challenges to be met, but it doesn’t matter as it is part of something that gives me great joy. Almost like when you have a baby. Although the baby cries and fusses, it is pure love.
With all that being said everything we do becomes part of the business. Like taking a Sunday walk in Central Park becomes an opportunity to take a picture of my new tote bag.
Just a gorgeous day and it made it even better for me as I managed to squeeze in some, hmmm have no better word for it: work.
Last weekend we set up shop in Williamsburg at Artist and Fleas. Thank you to everyone who came by!
If you didnt get the chance to drop by, then come to our store on 219 Mott Street in Nolita or to our new location on Broadway Market 483 Broadway.
Save both time and the environment by wrapping your bags in reusable fabric gift bags! We are happy to announce that we now offer gift wrapping as an add on to any other bag you purchase.For only $5 you will get your bags wrapped and ready to go.
Choose between a stylish red, black or tartan bag. We will choose the size that best fits the products you have purchased.
Please Reuse, Waste Reduce!