Feels Solid (to the touch)

Topo Core Pack

Affordable. Killer.

Topo Core Pack

The Core Pack from Topo is a classic daily carry bag with solid organization and materials at an extremely affordable price. view bag

Peak Design Travel Bag

Intelligent Design.

Peak Design Travel Bag

The Travel Bag from Peak Designs is an extremely well designed, quality bag for modern carry-on adventure, business travel and large camera carry. view bag

Evergoods CPL 24 Backpack

All Time Fav.

Evergoods CPL 24 Backpack

A very clean, minimal, stylish and extremely lovely to use daily carry bag from one of our favorite new bag companies. view bag

Bellroy Shift Backpack

Casual. Exceptional.

Bellroy Shift Backpack

A modern and elegant take on the classic, expandable roll-top bag. Excellent materials, lots of expandable capacity, lovely to use on the regular. view bag

Bellroy Transit Backpack

Calming Capabilities

Bellroy Transit Backpack

The 28L Transit Backpack from Bellroy is nicely sized and well organized for big commutes, business travel and regular ol' adventure travel. Innovative and classy bag. view bag

Boundary Supply Errant Backpack

Tight tech daily driver

Boundary Supply Errant Backpack

Versatile and feature rich with lots of organization in a sleek, techy everyday size. Camera accessory ready, shoe compartment. Kinda funky zip top with magnetic clips. view bag

Wandrd DUO Day Pack Tech Backpack

Tech Rambler

Wandrd DUO Day Pack Tech Backpack

The DUO from Wandrd is a daily tech rambler with great materials, solid organization and a built-in camera cube. Weather protection, external access, straps and side access all on point. view bag

Evergoods Civic Half Zip 22L

Most Epic Basic

Evergoods Civic Half Zip 22L

The Civic Half Zip (CHZ22) from Evergoods is a modern classic with just the right amount of organization and capacity executed with precision build quality and excellent materials. view bag

Tom Bihn Synapse/Synik

Dad Bag Epic™

Tom Bihn Synapse/Synik

One of the internet's most beloved backpacks due to its accessibility, organization, build quality and capacity. Dad-bag looks tho. view bag

Topo Global Briefcase

Slimline. Classic.

Topo Global Briefcase

The Global Briefcase from Topo converts from backpack to briefcase with enough external access and style to be one of my personal favorite daily carry bags. view bag

Clean looks, solid materials. Clean looks, solid materials.

Clean looks, solid materials.

Stowable backpack straps Stowable backpack straps

Stowable backpack straps

Solid Everyday Tech

Everyman Hideout 5-way Commuter Briefcase

The Hideout 5-way from Everyman is an excellent tech briefcase. Solid materials handle outdoor spaces and weather well. Plenty of organization. Watch the video for my caveats on this one. view bag

Brown Buffalo Conceal Pack

Unbreakable, epic and essential.

Brown Buffalo Conceal Pack

The Conceal Pack from Brown Buffalo is built like a tank with a minimal, sleek silhouette. view bag

Tortuga Setout Laptop Backpack

Chunky. Comfortable. Organized.

Tortuga Setout Laptop Backpack

The Setout Laptop Backpack from Tortuga is a well organized, solidly built backpack for daily carry and pro minimal travel. view bag

Waterfield Bolt Backpack

Indiana Jones Tech

Waterfield Bolt Backpack

The Bolt Backpack from Waterfield Designs is a damn classy bag. If I was playing the "raise money" game in the bay area, this is the direction I would go. view bag

DSPTCH Travel Pack

DSPTCH Travel Pack

DSPTCH hand-makes bags here in the USA and the Travel Pack is a great example of the kind of extremely durable designs they put together. view bag

Able Carry Max

Beefy. Solid.

Able Carry Max

The Max backpack from Able Carry is a very capable 30L backpack designed for larger daily carry loads and tighter travel loads. view bag

Cecilia Mercator Camera Backpack

Spendy. Literally excellent.

Cecilia Mercator Camera Backpack

The Mercator from Cecilia is an absolutely gorgeous, hand crafted backpack with loads of organization, customizable photo and tech storage and great external access. Spendy but epic for a tighter everyday camera carry. view bag

OpposeThis Invisible Carry-On Backpack

Organized & Classy

OpposeThis Invisible Carry-On Backpack

A very innovative backpack for either large daily carry or serious travelers who need one bag for both travel and daily carry. A great bag for medium size 1-bag travel category. view bag

Breton Modern Day Briefcase Backpack

Grown Up. Organized.

Breton Modern Day Briefcase Backpack

A thoughtfully designed backpack for modern career professionals who want a classy-casual aesthetic, rugged materials and solid organization. view bag

DSPTCH Daypack

Solid. Forever.

DSPTCH Daypack

The Daypack from DSPTCH is an American made favorite daily carry bag for many serious bag geeks. view bag

Tortuga Setout Divide Backpack

Laid Back Expert.

Tortuga Setout Divide Backpack

The little brother to the Tortuga Setout, the Setout Divide from Tortuga is a full-featured bag for the style-casual modern minimal traveler. view bag

Boundary Supply Arris Travel Pack

Sleek. Sophisticated. Comfy.

Boundary Supply Arris Travel Pack

The Arris from Boundary Supply boasts durable, sleek materials, sophisticated design and a badass harness system. view bag

The Knack Pack

Solid. Suit-able. Will travel.

The Knack Pack

A very solid backpack for business environments that expands for travel and larger loads. The updated Series 2 design is even better than the first. view bag

Topo Global Briefcase 3-Day

The Mountain Professional

Topo Global Briefcase 3-Day

The Global Briefcase 3-Day from Topo is a very capable minimal traveler's bag, with enough tech organization, clothing capacity and style hybrid 2-3 day travel. view bag

Nomatic Navigator Travel Backpack

Sturdy. Sleek. Spendy.

Nomatic Navigator Travel Backpack

A very solid travel backpack with nice looks, a structured shell, expandable capacity and comfortable straps. view bag

GoRuck GR3 Backpack

Roomy. Ballistic.

GoRuck GR3 Backpack

Maximum carry-on size backpack with burly materials, a tight (and long) front pocket, a very protective laptop pocket and a massive main compartment. GoRuck shoulder straps are a personal favorite. view bag

Peak Design Everyday Messenger

Peak Design Everyday Messenger

Techy. Tactical. Protected.

Peak Design 35L Travel Duffel

Peak Design 35L Travel Duffel

Simple, Techy Capacity

Boundary Supply Aegis Duffel Pack

Boundary Supply Aegis Duffel Pack

Simple yet Sophisticated

Topo Travel Bag (30 + 40L)

Topo Travel Bag (30 + 40L)

Durable. Organized. Playful.

Black Ember Shadow

Black Ember Shadow

High functioning. Modern.

Pakt One Travel Bag

Pakt One Travel Bag

The Professional

Boundary Supply Prima System Backpack

Boundary Supply Prima System Backpack

Rugged. Technical. Capable.

Heimplanet Transit Travel Pack

Heimplanet Transit Travel Pack

Millican Smith The Roll Pack 25L

Millican Smith The Roll Pack 25L

New Heritage.

Millican Miles the Duffel Bag 40L

Millican Miles the Duffel Bag 40L

Well designed simplicity

Bellroy Duotote Backpack

Bellroy Duotote Backpack

Playful. Serious.

Bellroy Classic Backpack Plus

Bellroy Classic Backpack Plus

Classic. Satisfying.

Waterfield Atlas Executive Holdall

Waterfield Atlas Executive Holdall

Delicious. Rich. Techy.

Trakke Bannana Crossbody Bag

Trakke Bannana Crossbody Bag

Heritage. Simple good. (vid)

North St. Pioneer Fanny Pack

North St. Pioneer Fanny Pack

Little Delight.

Trakke Assynt 20L

Trakke Assynt 20L

Classic Vibe. Modern Appeal.

Tortuga Setout Duffel

Tortuga Setout Duffel

Organized. Spacious.

Heimplanet Transit Sling

Heimplanet Transit Sling

Bellroy Sling

Bellroy Sling

Capable, friendly companion.

Attitude Supply ATD1 Backpack

Attitude Supply ATD1 Backpack

Tom Bihn “The Truck”

Tom Bihn “The Truck”

The Easy Companion.

Qwstion Simple Office Backpack/Briefcase

Qwstion Simple Office Backpack/Briefcase

Understated. Organized. Stylish.

Trakke Bannoch Messenger Bag

Trakke Bannoch Messenger Bag

Old World. Classy.

Evergoods Civic Transit Bag 40L

Evergoods Civic Transit Bag 40L

Most Minimal

Cotopaxi Allpa 35L Travel Pack

Cotopaxi Allpa 35L Travel Pack

Soft & Durable

Waterfield Pro Executive Backpack

Waterfield Pro Executive Backpack

Executive Sweet.

Timbuk2 Aviator Backpack

Timbuk2 Aviator Backpack

Tom Bihn Brain Bag

Tom Bihn Brain Bag

Peak Design Travel Duffelpack (65L)

Peak Design Travel Duffelpack (65L)

Everything but Carry-on

Everlane Mover Pack Duffel

Everlane Mover Pack Duffel

Affordable Killer.

Wayks One Transformable Backpack

Wayks One Transformable Backpack

Innovative.

Remote Equipment Alpha 31

Remote Equipment Alpha 31

Legend.

Nomatic X Peter McKinnon Camera Pack

Nomatic X Peter McKinnon Camera Pack

Protected. Comfy.

Mystery Ranch Rover

Mystery Ranch Rover

Mystery Ranch Urban Assault 24

Mystery Ranch Urban Assault 24

Organized. Badass.

Evergoods Mountain Quickdraw 24L Backpack

Evergoods Mountain Quickdraw 24L Backpack

Rivers & Rambles

North St. Weekender Meeting Bag

North St. Weekender Meeting Bag

Slim, Strong, Handmade

North St. Weekender Travel Backpack

North St. Weekender Travel Backpack

Rugged. Organized.

YNOT Split Shift Slimline Backpack Tote

YNOT Split Shift Slimline Backpack Tote

Huru H1 Backpack

Huru H1 Backpack

Expandable. Vandalous.

Huru A Model Backpack

Huru A Model Backpack

Sturdy. Pouchy. Expandable.

Chelon Everyday Leather Backpack

Chelon Everyday Leather Backpack

40 Year Simplicity

Qwstion Daypack

Qwstion Daypack

Elegant. Playful.

Qwstion Day Tote Backpack

Qwstion Day Tote Backpack

Organic. Elegant.

Lexdray Mont Blanc Pack

Lexdray Mont Blanc Pack

Black Ember Forge

Black Ember Forge

Epic Expandable.

Aer Travel Pack 2 Small

Aer Travel Pack 2 Small

Boxy. Burly. Solid.

Aer Go Packable Backpack

Aer Go Packable Backpack

Just About Perfect.

Aer Travel Duffel

Aer Travel Duffel

Solid. Organized. Techy.

Aer Travel Sling

Aer Travel Sling

Small Laptop Friendly. (vid)

Aer Day Sling

Aer Day Sling

Sleek. Burly. (vid)

Bellroy Tokyo Totepack

Bellroy Tokyo Totepack

Casual Playful Pro

Aer Slim Pack

Aer Slim Pack

Lil' Tech Star

Bellroy Apex Backpack

Bellroy Apex Backpack

Everyday Excellence

Remote Equipment Bravo 18

Remote Equipment Bravo 18

Minimal. Essential.

Kathmandu Federate Adapt Hybrid Travel Bag

Kathmandu Federate Adapt Hybrid Travel Bag

Dayfarer Backpack

Dayfarer Backpack

Clean. Techy.

Day Owl Backpack

Day Owl Backpack

Classy. Grounded.

Dayfarer Sling

Dayfarer Sling

Techy. Organized.

Cotopaxi Del Dia Packable Backpacks

Cotopaxi Del Dia Packable Backpacks

One of a Kind Recycled

Waterfield Tech Rolltop Backpack

Waterfield Tech Rolltop Backpack

Heritage Vibes.

Tom Bihn Shadow Guide Pack

Tom Bihn Shadow Guide Pack

Simple. Badass.

F-Stop Dyota 20L Backpack

F-Stop Dyota 20L Backpack

Durable Camera Rolltop

Aer Work Tech Pack

Aer Work Tech Pack

Slick + Organized

TropicFeel Shell Backpack

TropicFeel Shell Backpack

Solid. Simple. Expandable.