Happy Valentines Bae! We have a special gift for you. Enjoy $25 off our Joan dress + beautiful gift wrapping! Just add to your cart for an automatic discount.

life is complicated but
your bag doesn't have to be
Shop Bae Liles and make a difference.
Bae Liles

Proprietor. Contributor. Conservator. Preservationist. Self-reliant, daily practicer of focused values.

Bae Liles conceives products with consideration toward management, maintenance, economical use of space, time, purpose and cost. We push these principles to their boundaries to create products that are minimal, multi-purposeful, quality and made by people with whom we have relationships and know are paid a livable wage.

Bae Liles is about living and packing light. Grab your Bae bag and GO. Travel the world, host a destination wedding or a house party, or just go to the grocery store. Bae Liles refines and designs minimal packing and maintenance-free products that are multi-purposeful with fresh design. Your job is to go and enjoy.

Read More

The bag
Common values connected Bae Liles and Ubuntu Life and led to a global business venture integrating a 100% women workforce from designers in Austin, Texas to “maker moms” in Kenya.
“Maker Moms” in Kenya
In 2010 Ubuntu Life organized and set up a shoe factory in Kenya with the proceeds funding a medical facility to help special needs kids and their moms who were shunned in the village. The maker moms aged out of caring for kids and wanted something to do. Ubuntu Life reorganized equipment and paired the maker mom talents with Bae Liles production needs to produce bags. Production was fast and fun as the women sent photos and videos as they perfected production. The bag quality is superior and the international relationship is warm and stress free.

Read More