Top 10 pantone colors – fall%2Fwinter 2016-2017 UK, BenchBags

One of the most important factors in Fashion is color and a worldwide reference in this area are the Pantone colors. In this post we want to introduce the colors that will mark the trend for AW16 (Autumn/Winter 2016), according to the Pantone report. Si hay algo que guie la moda, es el color. Y si hay una referencia mundial a este respecto, son los colores Pantone. Pantone publicó su informe sobre los colores que van a marcar tendencia en esta nueva temporada de otoño/invierno, y nosotros te los hemos querido traer para ti. Pantone colors Riverside Steadfast and at the same time…

Love travel - Bench Bags 10

Your life, your hours We all love travelling, in all its forms and colors. Whether it’s visiting a friend in a nearby town or road tripping all over a continent, these journeys share a common goal: personal growth. Crossing out experiences from our bucket lists, meeting different people, getting to know other cultures and traditions… It’s all about opening our minds to the world around us. Nos encanta viajar, en todas sus formas y colores. Ya sea para visitar a un amigo en la ciudad vecina, descubrir otro país o recorrer un continente entero durante un mes. Todas tienen un…

We Are What We Eat, oily (blue) fish  - Bench Bags 4

How many times have we heard this without really knowing what it means? Our eating habits have a direct influence on our health.  Therefore, including certain foods in our diet can help combat stress, fatigue or pain and enhance our memory, among other things. Cuántas veces habremos escuchado esta frase, sin saber realmente lo que significa. La alimentación tiene influencia directa sobre nuestra salud e incluir determinados alimentos en nuestra dieta pueden ayudarnos a combatir el estrés, el cansancio o el dolor, así como potenciar nuestra memoria entre otras cosas. We Are What We Eat Hippocrates, considered the father of…

Frouxeira

It’s that time of the year for travelling and we’ve chosen a place which is very special for us. A land full of magic, a natural paradise: Galicia. Its gastronomy, traditions, beautiful locations and its genuine people give this area in the northwest of Spain a special and unique personality. Let me brag a little about “mina terra” (my hometown). They say that an image is worth a thousand words so I’m going to take you on a tour from north to south of the best beaches of La Coruna. I hope this will encourage all of you who are thinking of getting away for…

life gets better in summer

Summer is finally here! The best season of the year!! It’s getting hot and we’re dying to go to the beach. They say that the sea cures everything so that’s where we’re going , to let go of all the stress accumulated throughout the year. ¡Ya está aquí! Por fin la época más esperada del año. Se va notando el calor y las ganas de playa. Dicen que el mar lo cura todo, y es ahí donde nos mudamos para liberar el estrés acumulado durante el año.     Our skin gets tanned, our hair gets a lighter  shade and our wardrobe gets…

summer decorating ideas - BenchBags

Now that summer is almost here we all like to brighten up our homes. Here are a few decorating ideas which will help you create a feeling of summertime. An easy way to bring the sunshine into your house is to change the bedding to match the season. Ya que llega el verano, a todos nos gusta que nuestra casa tenga una ambiente más fresco y colorido de cara a la temporada. Por ello, te proponemos unas ideas que te ayudarán a crear un ambiente veraniego en tu hogar. Some decorating ideas Una forma sencilla de que entre el verano en casa, es cambiar…

Top trendy bags for summer - BenchBags

This week we’ve decided to make a list of the top trendy bags you’ll be seeing this summer. It was a much more difficult task than we had expected because there’s so much to choose from! After doing a bit of research we’ve come to the conclusion that among the many bags on the market this summer, tote bags, bucket bags and shoulder bags are the most featured. The colors that stand out this season are soft colors such as rose quartz and serenity (very light blue). As for fabric you’ll find canvas and raffia in many styles. La verdad es que nos ha resultado…

Save the date, wedding outfits - BenchBags

Welcome to the merry month of May! Although it’s still spring the summer is already in the air, which makes it an ideal time to kick off the wedding season. Here’s a toast to all of you who are with the last minute details and waiting expectantly for the day you have so often dreamed of. The countdown to celebrate this special day with your family and friends has just begun. It’s the beginning of a new stage in your project for the future. Damos la bienvenida a Mayo, alegre y primaveral aunque ya se respira el verano, es este ambiente idílico el que…

Gran Canaria - 10.mogan

A patchwork of landscapes with a variety of microclimates, Gran Canaria is considered by the UNESCO as a biosphere reserve. We cross the island from North to South to personally confirm it deserves this recognition. As it is impossible to include everything, following are a few of the emblematic places we were able to enjoy. Gran Canaria, un mosaico de paisajes y variedad de microclimas, es considerada por la UNESCO como reserva de la Biosfera. Digna merecedora de tal reconocimiento, recorremos la isla de norte a sur y lo comprobamos en primera persona. Aún sabiendo que nos quedamos cortos, os dejamos algunos…

Zip Around Continental Wallet & Zip Coin Purse: Black, Tan & Chocolate

The perfect Mother’s Day gift is always the one you choose with love and dedication. At BenchBags we’re convinced that each and every one of our articles are made with great care and endeavor for the sole purpose of making you feel like someone special. El regalo perfecto para el día de la madre siempre será aquel hecho con cariño y dedicación. Desde BenchBags estamos convencidos que cada una de nuestras piezas está realizada con mucho empeño y delicadeza con un sólo fin: hacerte sentir especial. Our Mother’s Day gift selection Now that the nice weather has arrived you can choose from these lively colors.…