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ConcreteJungle #51 : The Red Cherry

Vivien left the practice of dentistry to home school her kids. During that time, she also took on the path of running her very own blog shop and after having dabbled with selling kiddie clothes and designer cakes, she is now hard at work running her new pop-up store at Pop By JayaOne. How isContinue Reading

ConcreteJungle #50 : Kulimkia

Yoga influence is growing exponentially as more Malaysians seek a balance in their hectic lifestyle. Realising the need for Yoga equipment and clothing wear, Alex took on the challenge to bring affordable, great quality and safe Yoga equipment to Malaysians via an online store and a Pop-up store at the heart of Petaling Jaya, awayContinue Reading

ConcreteJungle #49 : Joey’s Homemade Peanut Butter

Having spent many years in Corporate Singapore, Joey decided to return home to Malaysia with the ultimate plan; to start a Peanut Butter empire. Guest Alzari Joey Mahshar Joey’s Homemade Peanut Butter http://www.facebook.com/joeyspeanutbutter http://www.twitter.com/pauldidan Recorded at The Centre for Asian Photographers http://www.facebook.com/TheCentreforAsianPhotographers Recorded during Markets @ Jaya One. http://www.facebook.com/themrkts Music The Give and take ComposedContinue Reading

ConcreteJungle #48 : LJK Investment

From being a DJ on the much famed, early set of Hitz fm, John Lee (also known by his many fans as “Johnboy”) is a master of many trades. I got the chance to catch up with him over coffee to talk about his origin story and what he’s been doing after music, his passionContinue Reading

What’s in my camera bag by Richard Ella

What’s in my camera bag by Richard Ella

Richard Ella is an avid photographer, you can check out his work at www.richardella.com. A big thanks to Richard for this video about the gears in his camera bag. Also camera storage techniques with his +KitPouch camera carry and storage system.

Genesis review by Richard Ella

Richard Ella is an avid photographer, you can check out his work at www.richardella.com. A big thanks to Richard for reviewing the Genesis as a photographer’s travel backpack.

Junkmonkey (L) W?ldcard custom review by Richard Ella

Richard Ella is an avid photographer, you can check out his work at www.richardella.com. A big thanks to Richard for reviewing the Junkmonkey W?ldcard with a custom QuickRelease harness as a photographer’s carry all bag.

Bootstrap (S) review by Richard Ella

Richard Ella is an avid photographer, you can check out his work at www.richardella.com. A big thanks to Richard for reviewing the Bootstrap as a photographer’s weekend carry.

Wannabie review by Richard Ella

Richard Ella is an avid photographer, you can check out his work at www.richardella.com. A big thanks to Richard for reviewing the Wannabie as a photographer’s lens caddy.

Junkmonkey (M) review by Richard Ella

Richard Ella is an avid photographer, you can check out his work at www.richardella.com. A big thanks to Richard for reviewing the Junkmonkey as a photographer’s daily carry all.

Fan stories and pics

Junkmonkey Heretic. A fan review by Vincent Lim

Vincent Lim shares his review about his 2 year old Junkmonkey Heretic which incidentally is one of the very first batch of 10 bags made by me personally. The review was made on his Facebook account so, we had the review screen captured for local posting. A very big thank you for the time andContinue Reading

ScribbleBook Travel fan testimony by Fadzlee

Received a “KUDOS” from a fan today. Big thanks to Fadzlee for this quick testimony of our ScribbleBook Travel

Mannie Fanny unboxing & review (in BM) by Mr Paijow aka Saruyama

Mr Paijow just picked up our brand new Mannie Fannie hip pouch and made us this little quick unboxing video and some of his thoughts in review over the ultra cool fanny pack.

ScribbleBook Journal advocate review by Ikhwan Nazri @tekong

We sent Ikhwan of Officekami.com a ScribbleBook Journal and he came back with this to say about our story telling companion. Big big thanks to Ikhwan with a bear hug for the help. You can read the full report with photos and video here http://blog.officekami.com/2013/03/review-greenroom136-scribblebook-journal/   A month ago, I received a call from Gordon fromContinue Reading

ScribbleBook Journal by Khairil Yusof

Following is a fan review of the ScribbleBook Journal. It was posted on Google+ which you can view here https://plus.google.com/107764396819066711973/posts/MQKgTWKBqTs … also click on the link to view a short video made by Khairil as part of his review. Big thanks to Super Fan Khairil for the support. I’m effectively almost working two full time jobsContinue Reading

ScribbleBook with tablets by Jinny and Adrian

Received an email from Jinny about the ScribbleBook Journal she bought for her boyfriend. She shares a video about how it would fit numerous mini size tablets. Thanks for the great vid! —— —— —— —— —— —— —— —— —— —— Hey Pat! Happy New Year! May the new year bring luck prosperity health blah blah blah the usual works and oh yahContinue Reading

User images

User images – @khaimano

User images – @kvn_ptrsn

User testimonial – Daniel Hubbert

Daniel’s from Australia and he recently bought a JunkMonkey Gamechanger. We’re so happy to have had the opportunity to build and deliver one of our very best all the way down under. And even happier when we received his thank you note. Daniel, you made our day. Thank you!

User testimonial – Mohd Farid

Mohd Farid hails from Nilai and recently bought a JunkMonkey Heretic in 10.10oz Army Duck. Sent us a quick email and this is what he had to say about our life’s work. A big thank you for supporting our work and mighty happy you like your bag.

Advocate Story; On the road with Wannabie and Mannie

The boys at Yellow Bike Company took our Fanny packs out for a spin and made a super fine video to boot. Big thanks to Azrul and the gang. If your into fixies, you best check out their site at yellowbikecompany.net. They organise some of the sickest rides in town.

User testimonial by Faz Kamaruddin

Bike rig with Mannie Fannie by Juan Lyn

Bootstrap with the comic make over by Angelia Ong

Angelia Ong of Banshee Creative recently got herself a Bootstrap Origin with a Cordura+10.10oz Army Duck combo. She shared some photos of how she got her bag customised with illustrations from some of her favourite comic artist. You should know that Angelia is the marketing boss lady for a few comic artist in Malaysia andContinue Reading

User pix by @kvn_ptrsn

User story by Stanley Tan

Big thanks to Stanley for the encouragement. He got a Wax Pivot from us to replace his old bag (it’s the brand that our customers tend to always mistake us for) which was tearing at the straps from doubling as his son’s monkey bar. After that bit of news, all I said to the manContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Bag of comics at the Malaysian Games and Comics Convention 2012

Awhile back we sponsored a Bootstrap Origin for the Malaysian Games and Comics Convention 2012. And they got some of our local comic book artists to lay some strokes on it. We’ve since uploaded some photos but these here are some photos that we seemed to have missed out back then. The winner for theContinue Reading

User pix by @kvn_ptrsn

Made in Malaysia by Venusbuzz.com

Venusbuzz.com made a list of makers in Malaysia that defines Malaysian indie pop culture. And we are super stoked to be on it. Read the post here.

@greenroom136 user pix by @kvn_ptrsn

Mannie personalised by Lee Wai Yuan

W?ldcard Spincity user instagram by @kyspeaks

Greenroom Advocate Story #2 – W?ldcard Streets

Our second Greenroom advocate is from Singapore. Did a nifty product review with his buddies Nigel and friends. Big thanks to everyone for an amazing video. [Review] GREENROOM W?LDCARD STREETS from Sid Quah on Vimeo. Just got this bag, Greenroom W?ldcard Streets from Malaysia. Love this bag. Decided to make a video review. This isContinue Reading

User pix

Photo of JunkMonkey Gamechanger by @junnyuu

Wax Pivot reviewed

You may remember Daniel Yap from previous ConcreteJungle episodes. He was interviewed for Nook and Fitology. Well, he was pleasantly surprised on his birthday when his friends presented him with our very best in line, the Wax Pivot urban bag. He shares his user review on his blog; Eternal Hobbyist. It is his personal destinationContinue Reading

Greenroom Advocate story #1 – W?ldcard Streets

A while back, we called out for some help with testing and review of a new soon to be (it was unannounced back then) released bag. It’s humbling to get back a ton of response with great eagerness from our fans. We selected and here is the first Greenroom Advocate story by Juan. She hailsContinue Reading

Love’em glossies

We’re mighty happy to be featured on two awesome local glossies. I.M. June 2012   Timeout Kuala Lumpur July 2012

Some lovin’ from Yellow Bike Company

Happy with wax