Topo Designs’ 61.4L duffel bag has padded base and side panels so your belongings won’t stick out while you’re carrying the bag. It has stowable backpack straps, a removable shoulder strap and multiple external and internal pockets for organization.
Taiwan-based Fyber Forma has a line of minimalist backpacks made of Tyvek and nylon. The COS is made of a single layer of Tyvek, while the APO is larger and is made of two layers of heavy Tyvek. Both are water-repellent and have a faux leather bottom.
Waterfield’s big backpack offers plentiful space for overnights, with padded compartments for a 15″ laptop, a 13″ tablet, a zippered main section for gear and clothes, external compartments for travel documents, and side pouches for bottles. In waxed canvas or nylon with leather accents.
Designer label Oliver Cabell aims to make premium quality fashions for prices that are much more reasonable than fancy brands who mark up items as much as 12x. Their clean-lined Logan backpack is crafted in Italy from cotton canvas and leather and holds up to a 13″ laptop.
The Gym/Work Pack has a ventilated shoe compartment that fits up to size 13 shoes, a padded laptop compartment that fits up to 15″ laptops, easy access exterior pocket, moisture-resistant lining and ventilated panels to reduce odor build up.
This smartly designed backpack offers features to make bike rides safer. It’s got front and side profile lights, remote-controlled turn signals and an automatic brake light. It’s weather resistant, offers plentiful gear compartments, and can be splayed open for easy access.
A pack that combines urban style with outdoor ruggedness. It holds a plethora of gear, with numerous zippered compartments, a fleece-lined front gadget pocket, a padded 15″ laptop compartment, a thermal pocket for drinks, and a sturdy, water-repellant outer shell.
This packable backpack is perfect for traveling light. When you need it, the sturdy Cordura fabric pack holds up to 24L of gear, then it folds up and stores in a compact bag that can fit in the palm of your hand when you’re done. (Thanks, Chase!)
Designed to be an all-in-one bag, Slicks has two optional modules: a garment bag to keep your suit wrinkle-free, and a clothes bag that comes with a laundry bag and a dopp kit. The backpack itself has a 15″ laptop compartment and a shoe compartment.