Modern Rebel



After many months of travelling and moving to Hong Kong this year, my blogging schedule has become a mess. I have so many photos and stories from my travels that I would like to share, but I haven’t been able to publish them in a chronological sequence due to events and projects that have popped up. Lately I’ve received some new items that I’m very excited to share without any further delay. Unfortunately this means that the timeline of my blog is going to fall out of sequence more. I’m thinking of designing a new layout for my blog that will display all these posts in a more understandable manner – I hope you all bear with me in the mean time!


What to do on a gloomy day? Well, I like to take photos for the blog. Sunlight can be used to create dramatic photos, but the absence of harsh sunlight makes photo shooting so much faster and easier.


Before last week I’ve never actually owned a versatile black bag that I liked. For some reason I just never came across a black bag within my budget that fully met my expectations. I received this Jerome Dreyfuss Thomas Tote Bag last week and I had never been so happy from unboxing an item before. The online photos of this bag just don’t do it enough justice. Things that I love about this bag: its soft pebbled leather, its relaxed-but-not-sloppy shape, and interestingly enough, it has a built-in flashlight and bottle opener! This is the perfect mens’ black bag and I hope it will last me forever. I’m sure the flashlight and bottle opener will come in handy at times :)



To complement the edginess of my new bag, I paired it with my leather sandals and my (also new) leather cap. Wearing all these strong pieces together made me feel like a modern day rebel.




I’m wearing:

Tee : All Saints (old) | Pants : Diesel | Shoes : Zara | Bag : Jerome Dreyfuss (c/o) | Watch : Seiko (c/o) | Cap : Zara (current season)

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  • Woah the bag sounds amazing :) The built in flashlight and bottle opener is definitely something eddie will love!!! Love your rebel look and Canada misses you!

    Stephy |

    • Justin L

      Thanks Stephy! Part of me misses Canada too!

  • Nice t-shirt!! And yes, we are looking forward for new design and will stay with you, no worries ^_^

    Have a nice weekend,


    • Justin L

      Thanks Michael! Hope you do enjoy the new design. See you around!

  • lee

    Great outfit, I see that you’re really working hard for your blog! And i’m also very curious about your new lay-out. c:

    • Justin L

      Thanks lee, I am! Passion goes a long way :) Hope you enjoy the new layout!

  • Awesome outfit. Check out the latest giveaway for a chance to win a pair of Jeremy Tarian sunglasses for yourself and a friend.

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    • Justin L

      Thanks for the suggestion! :)

  • Oliver Waldmeier

    Great Outfit! I love the shoes! :)

    • Justin L

      Thank you Oliver! :)

  • Your sandals are everything!! love them
    great outfit btw :-)

    New Post on Le Blog: ‘ BLVCK MOTION ‘
    Greets Jon

  • Deborah Poh

    Awesome pictures Justin, you’re right that shooting on gloomy days can be way easier than dealing with harsh sunlight! Love the sandals and that backpack, what handy features on it as well!

    Hope you’re doing well in HK! :)

    xx Debbie