The Ultimate Men’s Carryall

Found: great backpacks to suit your style.

Backpacks are back! These bags are not what you used to don in the school yard; they are fashionable and functional, just what you need when you’re on the go.

Personal Touch

Wooly Bison, a Seattle based company, has created this ultra-durable waxed canvas backpack. Bison is environmentally conscious about his use of materials, using plenty of recyclable materials and vintage woolens in his creations. Since Bison’s bags are hand crafted they include personalized features such as extra padding for your computer, zipper pockets, a key clip, and an exterior pocket for your cell phone.

Waxed Canvas Backpack | $158 | Available at Wooly Bison

Vintage Inspired

Do you remember the excitement you had when you wore your brand new Jansport backpack for the first day of school?  Get ready to be stylish and nostalgic with the Jansport Heritage backpack. This bag was produced in the 1980’s and is being reproduced to satisfy our retro addiction. It is composed of nylon and features a lock drawstring for closure, a hook securing the rain flap, a front pocket, and leather base for stability.

Jansport Heritage | $50 | Available at Blackbird

Everyday Update

Herschel Supply Company draws inspiration from vintage designs and high fashion.  They reinvent their bags with a modern twist to accommodate seasonal fashion trends and your personal style. This Canvas Settlement Backpack produced by Herschel is made of cotton canvas with leather details as well as a cushioned back and shoulder straps.

Herschel Canvas Settlement Backpack | $69 | Available at Urban Outfitters