Towards the back end of 2017, interest in world map watches began to skyrocket. If you've traveled recently, you might have been the target of Facebook ads trying to promote these watches. Before putting world map watches for sale on our store, we took a really good look at them in an attempt to present you guys with the best information. After being proud owners for a while, we now feel confident in telling you why world map watches are trending and why you might be the right person to pick one up.
If you're one of those lucky (annoying) so and so's that falls asleep as soon as the plane leaves the runway, I hope you thank your lucky stars every night. For the rest of us, long journeys can be a nightmare. Couple that with travel sickness and you can see why I've scoured the earth for any solution to make traveling bearable. Noise cancelling headphones are the best solution I've found thus far. Let me tell you why travelers need noise cancelling headphones.
The choice between wireless vs wired headphones is always a difficult one. A good pair of headphones should shut the world out and immerse you in sound (or silence!). Technology has got to the point where each have their own merits and both are acceptable choices. In this blog post, we'll take you through 3 important things to think about when making your decision.
You can easily spend hundreds of dollars on a pair of really top quality headphones. If you're an audiophile, you probably should - the top-notch sound from some of the best in the business is really something to experience. But, if you're looking for something a bit more budget conscious, take solace in the cheaper options out there that can still do a great job. We stock a really great pair for $40. Here's why we think our best budget headphones are worth picking up.
So often an extension of ourselves, choosing the right wallet is crucial. Function, form and style are so important when choosing a wallet - but you really to think about what that wallet says about you too. Here at The Urban Upgrade, we've tried out many different types of wallets and made sure our wallet collection has a great solution for every wallet seeker. Here's our 3 step guide on how to choose your next wallet.
The Original Laptop Canvas Backpack was first designed in Chicago in the 1960's. Over 50 years later, it's more popular than ever. Honestly, the design hasn't changed a whole lot since the 60's either. Sure, you've got newer, smarter designs with USB Charging and all manner of fancy features. But the original canvas backpack still works today as an everyday carry. Here's why.
We think we've got a lot of really awesome, functional and stylish backpacks at The Urban Upgrade. But, we're really excited about our latest item: The Oxford USB Charging Backpack. We think it's really the ultimate everyday backpack. It's got room for all your gear. It's smart, stylish and at its price point - it's a great deal too.
Here at The Urban Upgrade, we're big fans of minimalism (if you hadn't already noticed!). We recently made the switch to metal card holders as wallets and it's largely been a great choice. But sometimes, you need a wallet that holds everything. You're looking for something that'll hold all your coins, receipts and cards. As a result, we started looking around for large capacity wallet that we hoped you guys would love. Well, we found one and it's now in stock. Here's why we think you'll love it.
A real first world problem we all have right? I hope we can all agree untangling earphones is a magnificent waste of time. It's something we've all experienced and would love a solution to. We think a recent innovation in this world has somewhat slipped through the cracks. Tangle free magnetic earphones recently came to the fore. Here at The Urban Upgrade, we recently started stocking a pair of tangle free magnetic earphones that we think are not just tangle free, but an all around great product.
As our smart devices become more powerful and attention-grabbing, the batteries inside them are simply not keeping up. As a result, portable power banks are on the rise. If you buy the right power bank, Read more…