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The label's perfectly crafted accessories are designed to transform each journey—whether crossing continents or dashing to your daily commute—into a smooth and stylish procession.  "Our goal has been to look at all of the needs of people in motion and figure out how we could better their experiences," says co-founder Byron Peart.  From streamlined weekenders to modern briefcases to backpacks and accessories, WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie fills the gap in the modern traveler's arsenal by offering timeless pieces that place equal value on fashion and function.  Motivated in part by the new reality of travel, in which electronics are profoundly important, each bag in the collection provides safe and convenient storage for smartphones, tablets or laptops along with all of life's other essentials.

  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kennedy Money Clip Wallet in Multi Black Camo/Blackberry
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    Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kennedy Money Clip Wallet in Multi Black Camo/Blackberry

    This favorite cardholder is a trusted companion for daily dashes and nights on the town. Crafted from sleek-yet-sturdy French leather, the Kennedy’s slim form keeps all of your essential cards and cash secure with none of the bulk. A removable nickel money clip is a perfect match for folded currency and features the embossed image of the running man — the WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie logo—a reflection of the traveller on the go

     

    • Printed camo effect on leather base 
    • Camo effect creates a multicolor shine effect 
    • Two front and back card slots 
    • Leather snap closure to keep contents in position 
    • Detachable money clip for currency 
    • Leathers from Italy & France 
    • Dimensions: 7.5W x 11H cm / 3W x 4.3H in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kennedy Money Clip Wallet in Cognac
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    This favorite cardholder is a trusted companion for daily dashes and nights on the town. Crafted from sleek-yet-sturdy French leather, the Kennedy’s slim form keeps all of your essential cards and cash secure with none of the bulk. A removable nickel money clip is a perfect match for folded currency and features the embossed image of the running man — the WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie logo—a reflection of the traveller on the go

    • Two front and one back pocket to hold multiple cards 
    • Calf leather snap closure
    • Detachable money clip for currency 
    • Dimensions: 7.5W x 11H cm / 3W x 4.3H in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kennedy Money Clip Wallet in Black
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    This favorite cardholder is a trusted companion for daily dashes and nights on the town. Crafted from sleek-yet-sturdy French leather, the Kennedy’s slim form keeps all of your essential cards and cash secure with none of the bulk. A removable nickel money clip is a perfect match for folded currency and features the embossed image of the running man — the WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie logo—a reflection of the traveller on the go

     

    • Two front and one back pocket to hold multiple cards 
    • Calf leather snap closure
    • Detachable money clip for currency 
    • Dimensions: 7.5W x 11H cm / 3W x 4.3H in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kenyatta Dopp Kit in Beige/Cognac
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    $200.00

    A more spacious partner piece to the Marconi, the Kenyatta dopp kit is the perfect solution to housing your grooming products for longer voyages. The interior features tailored slots for standard toiletries, including one zip pocket and one snap pocket. A removable nylon lining allows for simple cleaning, while the bag’s two-tone zipper opens all the way to the bottom for easy access to all your items.

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kenyatta Dopp Kit in Navy
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    $200.00

    A more spacious partner piece to the Marconi, the Kenyatta dopp kit is the perfect solution to housing your grooming products for longer voyages. The interior features tailored slots for standard toiletries, including one zip pocket and one snap pocket. A removable nylon lining allows for simple cleaning, while the bag’s two-tone zipper opens all the way to the bottom for easy access to all your items.

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kenyatta Dopp Kit in Chestnut Camo/Chestnut
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    A more spacious partner piece to the Marconi, the Kenyatta dopp kit is the perfect solution to housing your grooming products for longer voyages. The interior features tailored slots for standard toiletries, including one zip pocket and one snap pocket. A removable nylon lining allows for simple cleaning, while the bag's two-tone zipper opens all the way to the bottom for easy access to all your items. Also available in organic cotton.

     

    • Pull-up wipeable nylon interior 
    • Nylon from Italy
    • Magnetic side closures 
    • Interior zip pocket 
    • Interior snap-closure pocket 
    • Signature YKK Excella bi-color zipper 
    • Dimensions: 25W x 15H x 12D cm / 9.8W x 6H x 4.7D in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Jackson 15'' Messenger in Thatched olive/Cypress
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    Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Jackson 15'' Messenger in Thatched olive/Cypress

    The Jackson offers all the functionality of a briefcase presented in a more relaxed messenger bag. It's simple, uniform-inspired design is sleek and tailored; buckle openings and a top zipper are subtle and provide fast, easy, fuss-free access while on the go. Interior features include a padded, enclosed pocket that holds a 15-inch laptop, and two pockets that stretch to accommodate your phone, essential items and accessories. Our mesh backing provides a comfortable fit, while a detachable strap allows you the option to carry the Jackson or comfortably wear it crossbody.

    • Water repellant main body cotton canvas 
    • Naturally tanned leather base with natural finishing* 
    • *Please note: the mahogany leather allows for visible marks which is a trademark of naturally tanned leather 
    • Easy buckle opening at front 
    • Exterior top zipper for quick access to laptop or documents 
    • Two broadly gusseted front pockets 
    • Interior padded pocket with leather snap closure to hold up to 15-inch laptop
    •Two interior stretch pockets for chargers and personal organizing
    • Mesh backing for protective wear and comfort
    • Detachable / adjustable crossbody strap 
    • Signature YKK Excellar gold and silver zipper
    • Dimensions: 40W x 30H x 12D cm / 15.5W x 11.5H x 5D in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Jackson 15'' Messenger in Black
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    $1,095.00

    The Jackson offers all the functionality of a briefcase presented in a more relaxed messenger bag. Its simple, uniform-inspired design is sleek and tailored; buckle openings and a top zipper are subtle and provide fast, easy, fuss-free access while on the go. Interior features include a padded, enclosed pocket that holds a 15-inch laptop, and two pockets that stretch to accommodate your phone, essential items and accessories. A detachable strap allows you the option to carry the Jackson or comfortably wear it crossbody.

    • 100% Leather 
    • Easy buckle opening at front 
    • Exterior top zipper for quick access to laptop or documents 
    • Two broadly gusseted front pockets 
    • Interior padded pocket with leather snap closure to hold up to 15-inch laptop
    •Two interior stretch pockets for chargers and personal organizing
    •Detachable / adjustable crossbody strap 
    • Signature YKK Excellar gold and silver zipper
    • Dimensions: 40W x 30H x 12D cm / 15.5W x 11.5H x 5D in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Hartsfield Weekender Tote in Thatched Olive/Cypress
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    The Hartsfield's clean design and simple shape make this weekender tote the perfect travel companion. This streamlined design offers plenty of room to pack for longer voyages, while allowing you to carry-on in style. A highly ergonomic design promises extra comfort and ease. Italian leather details, all-leather base and handles-make for an extra-durable travel solution with a subtle touch of luxury.

    • Unique thatched print and wax coating 
    • Four deep interior pull-out pockets with leather snap closures for shoes, groceries and sundries 
    • Adjustable & detachable dog clip crossbody/shoulder strap 
    • Signature YKK Excella bi-color zipper 
    • Dimensions: 60.5W x 37H x 18D cm / 14.5W x 23.75H x 7D in 
    • Handle Drop: 15 cm / 6 in 
    • Strap Drop: 38 - 59 cm / 15 - 23 in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Hartsfield Weekender Tote in Chestnut Camo/Chestnut
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    The Hartsfield's clean design and simple shape make this weekender tote the perfect travel companion. This streamlined design offers plenty of room to pack for longer voyages, while allowing you to carry-on in style. A highly ergonomic design promises extra comfort and ease. Italian leather details, all-leather base and handles-make for an extra-durable travel solution with a subtle touch of luxury.

    • Water repellant main body nylon canvas 
    • Naturally tanned leather base with natural finishing* 
    • *Please note: the mahogany leather is crafted from the finest Italian top grain leather. Tanned using only natural dyes, the surface has been lightly sanded and left perfectly unfinished, leaving it soft and buttery to the touch. Extra care should be taken when coming into contact with water or lighter colors.
    • Detachable shoulder/cross-body strap 
    • Kissing zippers 
    • Four interior pockets with leather snap closures 
    • Leather base 
    • Signature YKK Excella bi-color zipper 
    • Dimensions: 60.5W x 37H x 18D cm / 14.5W x 23.75H x 7D in 
    • Handle Drop: 13 cm / 5.1 in 
    • Strap Drop: 48 - 72 cm / 19 - 28 in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Ohare Shopper Tote in Olive/Gunmetal
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    When it comes to daily commutes, travels and errands, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better all-purpose accessory than a classic tote. Designed with durability and simplicity in mind, this tote is the perfect solution for everyone, every day.

    • Four deep interior pockets with leather snap closures for shoes, groceries and sundries 
    • Adjustable & detachable dog clip crossbody strap 
    • Signature YKK Excella bi-color zipper 
    • Made using organically grown cotton produced without pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, harsh dyes or bleaches 
    • Genuine markings and color variations are inherent of the product`s natural characteristics and rich beauty 
    • Process regulated and certified by the Institute for Marketecology (IMO), Switzerland, under Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) and Organic Exchange 100 standards according to the USDA National Organic Program (NOP) standard 
    • Dimensions: 42W x 39H x 11D cm / 16.5W x 15.3H x 4.3D in 
    • Handle Drop: 15 cm / 6 in 
    • Shoulder Strap Drop: 38-59 cm / 15-23 in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Ohare Shopper Tote in Chetsnut Camo/Chestnut
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    When it comes to daily commutes, travels and errands, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better all-purpose accessory than a classic tote. Designed with durability and simplicity in mind, this tote is the perfect solution for everyone, every day.

    • Nylon from Italy
    • Four deep interior pockets with leather snap closures for shoes, groceries and sundries 
    • Adjustable & detachable dog clip crossbody strap 
    • Signature YKK Excella bi-color zipper 
    • Dimensions: 42W x 39H x 11D cm / 16.5W x 15.3H x 4.3D in 
    • Handle Drop: 15 cm / 6 in 
    • Shoulder Strap Drop: 38-59 cm / 15-23 in

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kastrup Backpack in Chestnut Camo
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    $625.00

    The ideal backpack: a chic utility piece, ready for the train or a city bike ride with sophistication to spare. An internal laptop pocket, keychain and zippered privacy pocket make for easy storage; a bias-cut front pocket and sleek leather base brings hands-free living to a whole new level.

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kastrup Backpack in Olive
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    $550.00

    The ideal backpack: a chic utility piece, ready for the train or a city bike ride with sophistication to spare. An internal laptop pocket, keychain and zippered privacy pocket make for easy storage; a bias-cut front pocket and sleek leather base brings hands-free living to a whole new level.

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kastrup Backpack in Black
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    $550.00

    The ideal backpack: a chic utility piece, ready for the train or a city bike ride with sophistication to spare. An internal laptop pocket, keychain and zippered privacy pocket make for easy storage; a bias-cut front pocket and sleek leather base brings hands-free living to a whole new level.

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kastrup Backpack in Cognac
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    $550.00

    The ideal backpack: a chic utility piece, ready for the train or a city bike ride with sophistication to spare. An internal laptop pocket, keychain and zippered privacy pocket make for easy storage; a bias-cut front pocket and sleek leather base brings hands-free living to a whole new level.

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  • Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Kastrup Backpack in Navy
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    $550.00

    The ideal backpack: a chic utility piece, ready for the train or a city bike ride with sophistication to spare. An internal laptop pocket, keychain and zippered privacy pocket make for easy storage; a bias-cut front pocket and sleek leather base brings hands-free living to a whole new level.

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