Everyday Carry Bags

There’s no good reason not to love your everyday bag. Let me show you my current favorites.

How to make your

1

Price Expectations

Expect to pay $100-400 for thoughtful designs + legit materials.

2

Look & Feel

Click on the bags you like below to watch the video  and get an informed look.

3

Keep Notes

Note which bags interest you and what you like/dislike to help you make your final decision.

Current Editor’s Picks:

Peak Design Everyday Backpack

Peak Design Everyday Backpack

Tech looks. Epic innovation.

Topo Core Pack

Topo Core Pack

Affordable. Killer.

Evergoods CPL 24 Backpack

Evergoods CPL 24 Backpack

All Time Fav.

Bellroy Shift Backpack

Bellroy Shift Backpack

Casual. Exceptional.

GoRuck GR1

GoRuck GR1

Hardest Core™©

Boundary Supply Errant Backpack

Boundary Supply Errant Backpack

Exceptional tech daily driver

Evergoods Civic Half Zip 22L

Evergoods Civic Half Zip 22L

Most Epic Basic

Wandrd Prvke Rolltop Backpack

Wandrd Prvke Rolltop Backpack

Rugged. Techy.

Tom Bihn Synapse/Synik

Tom Bihn Synapse/Synik

Dad Bag Epic™

Nomatic Travel Pack & Backpack

Nomatic Travel Pack & Backpack

Organized. Sturdy

Topo Global Briefcase

Topo Global Briefcase

Slimline. Classic.

Brown Buffalo Conceal Pack

Brown Buffalo Conceal Pack

Unbreakable, epic and essential.

Trakke Bannoch Backpack

Trakke Bannoch Backpack

William Wallace Commuter

Minaal Daily Backpack

Minaal Daily Backpack

Perfect Tech.

Aer Fit Pack 2

Aer Fit Pack 2

Techy. Useful.

Aer Flight Pack 2

Aer Flight Pack 2

Sleek. Organized.

Baron Fig Backpack

Baron Fig Backpack

Organic. Organized.

Waterfield Bolt Backpack

Waterfield Bolt Backpack

Indiana Jones Tech

Greenroom136 Rainmaker Backpack

Greenroom136 Rainmaker Backpack

Upgraded Classic

Aer Duffel Pack 2

Aer Duffel Pack 2

Roomy. Rugged.

Qwstion Simple Everyday Carry Bags

Qwstion Simple Everyday Carry Bags

Aer Work Day Pack

Aer Work Day Pack

Slick + Organized

Tom Bihn Guide Pack

Tom Bihn Guide Pack

Modern Classic.

DSPTCH Daypack

DSPTCH Daypack

Solid. Forever.

Ryu Locker Pack 24L

Ryu Locker Pack 24L

Peak Designs Everyday Tote

Peak Designs Everyday Tote

Techy. Useful.

Current Noteworthy Backpacks:

Tom Bihn Shadow Guide Pack

Tom Bihn Shadow Guide Pack

Simple. Badass.

Black Ember Shadow

Black Ember Shadow

High functioning. Modern.

King Kong PLUS26 Backpack

King Kong PLUS26 Backpack

Solid Classic With Stowaways (vid)

Aer Work Tech Pack

Aer Work Tech Pack

Slick + Organized

Day Owl Backpack

Day Owl Backpack

Classy. Grounded.

Moment Travelwear Backpack

Moment Travelwear Backpack

Clean. Minimal. Sleek.

Bellroy Apex Backpack

Bellroy Apex Backpack

Everyday Excellence

Tortuga Outbreaker Laptop Backpack

Tortuga Outbreaker Laptop Backpack

Rugged. Organized. Comfy.

Black Ember Forge

Black Ember Forge

Epic Expandable.

Kathmandu Transfer 28

Kathmandu Transfer 28

Solid Companion

Tortuga Outbreaker Daypack

Tortuga Outbreaker Daypack

Sturdy. Light. Laptop.

Topo Global Briefcase 3-Day

Topo Global Briefcase 3-Day

The Mountain Professional

Bellroy Transit Backpack

Bellroy Transit Backpack

Calming Capabilities

Huru H1 Backpack

Huru H1 Backpack

Expandable. Vandalous.

Compagnon Element Backpack

Compagnon Element Backpack

Durable. Protective. Expansive.

PGYTech OneMo Backpack

PGYTech OneMo Backpack

Sleek. Affordable-ish. Solid.

Nomatic X Peter McKinnon Camera Pack

Nomatic X Peter McKinnon Camera Pack

Protected. Comfy.

Brevité Jumper

Brevité Jumper

Playful. Easy. Solid.

Camelbak Pivot Tote

Camelbak Pivot Tote

Lil Rambler

Camelbak Pivot Rolltop Backpack

Camelbak Pivot Rolltop Backpack

Recycled. Packable.

Futures Passport Backpack

Futures Passport Backpack

Durable. Understated. Super capable.

The Watson Backpack

The Watson Backpack

Jetpack. Killer.

System G Carry+ Backpack

System G Carry+ Backpack

Organized. Protected.

Mystery Ranch Urban Assault 24

Mystery Ranch Urban Assault 24

Organized. Badass.

Huru A Model Backpack

Huru A Model Backpack

Sturdy. Pouchy. Expandable.

Waterfield Tech Rolltop Backpack

Waterfield Tech Rolltop Backpack

Heritage Vibes.

The Frenchie Co. Speed Backpack

The Frenchie Co. Speed Backpack

Innovative. Fiddly.

Chelon Everyday Leather Backpack

Chelon Everyday Leather Backpack

40 Year Simplicity

Bellroy Tokyo Totepack

Bellroy Tokyo Totepack

Casual Playful Pro

Evergoods Mountain Quickdraw 24L Backpack

Evergoods Mountain Quickdraw 24L Backpack

Rivers & Rambles

Wandrd DUO Day Pack Tech Backpack

Wandrd DUO Day Pack Tech Backpack

Tech Rambler

Breton Modern Day Briefcase Backpack

Breton Modern Day Briefcase Backpack

Grown Up. Organized.

Trakke Assynt 20L

Trakke Assynt 20L

Classic Vibe. Modern Appeal.

Qwstion Simple Office Backpack/Briefcase

Qwstion Simple Office Backpack/Briefcase

Understated. Organized. Stylish.

Tortuga Setout Laptop Backpack

Tortuga Setout Laptop Backpack

Chunky. Comfortable. Organized.

F-Stop Dalston Camera Backpack

F-Stop Dalston Camera Backpack

Understated. Capable.

Cecilia Mercator Camera Backpack

Cecilia Mercator Camera Backpack

Expensive. Literally excellent.

GoRuck Echo

GoRuck Echo

Bombproof style.

The Knack Pack

The Knack Pack

Solid. Suit-able. Will travel.

Flowfold Denizen Packable Backpack

Flowfold Denizen Packable Backpack

Simple. Sturdy.

YNOT Split Shift Slimline Backpack Tote

YNOT Split Shift Slimline Backpack Tote

Qwstion Day Tote Backpack

Qwstion Day Tote Backpack

Organic. Elegant.

Dayfarer Backpack

Dayfarer Backpack

Clean. Techy.

Remote Equipment Alpha 31

Remote Equipment Alpha 31

Legend.

Lexdray Mont Blanc Pack

Lexdray Mont Blanc Pack

Bellroy Duotote Backpack

Bellroy Duotote Backpack

Playful. Serious.

Qwstion Daypack

Qwstion Daypack

Elegant. Playful.

Tom Bihn Brain Bag

Tom Bihn Brain Bag

Triple Aught Designs FAST Pack Lightspeed

Triple Aught Designs FAST Pack Lightspeed

Bug Out Bag.

Waterfield Pro Executive Backpack

Waterfield Pro Executive Backpack

Executive Sweet.

Wayks One Transformable Backpack

Wayks One Transformable Backpack

Innovative.

Millican Smith The Roll Pack 25L

Millican Smith The Roll Pack 25L

New Heritage.

Bellroy Classic Backpack Plus

Bellroy Classic Backpack Plus

Classic. Satisfying.

Attitude Supply ATD1 Backpack

Attitude Supply ATD1 Backpack

Tortuga Setout Divide Backpack

Tortuga Setout Divide Backpack

Laid Back Expert.

Boundary Supply Prima System Backpack

Boundary Supply Prima System Backpack

Rugged. Technical. Capable.

Hideout Pack from Everyman

Hideout Pack from Everyman

Burly Organization.

Standard Issue Backpack from The Brown Buffalo

Standard Issue Backpack from The Brown Buffalo

Lexdray Rome Pack

Lexdray Rome Pack

The Classic Backpack from ISM

The Classic Backpack from ISM

Sleek.

GUD Daypack

GUD Daypack

Affordable Killer.

Diamond Brand Belay Bag

Diamond Brand Belay Bag

American Simple Epic.

Kletterwerks Summit 20L

Kletterwerks Summit 20L

Qwstion Small Pack

Qwstion Small Pack

Heimplanet Monolith Daypack 22L

Heimplanet Monolith Daypack 22L

Stalwart. Extensible. Floppy.

Bellroy Classic Backpack

Bellroy Classic Backpack

Clean. Friendly. Premium.

Evergoods Mountain Panel Loader

Evergoods Mountain Panel Loader

So Capable.

Arktype Dashpack Mark II Backpack

Arktype Dashpack Mark II Backpack

Sleek AF.

Triple Aught Design Axiom 18

Triple Aught Design Axiom 18

Able Carry Daily Backpack

Able Carry Daily Backpack

Mission Workshop Rhake Backpack

Mission Workshop Rhake Backpack

Burly. Organized.

Black Ember Citadel & Modular Backpack

Black Ember Citadel & Modular Backpack

Sleek. Stiff. Utterly durable.

Thule Subterra Travel Backpack

Thule Subterra Travel Backpack

Sturdy. Capable.

InCase Icon Backpack

InCase Icon Backpack

Rickshaw Velo Backpack

Rickshaw Velo Backpack

Tom Bihn Daylight Backpack

Tom Bihn Daylight Backpack

Tough.

Tanner Goods Wilderness Rucksack

Tanner Goods Wilderness Rucksack

F*cking Heritage, Man

Waterfield Staad Backpack

Waterfield Staad Backpack

Smooth Operator.

YNOT Magnetica Rolltop Backpack

YNOT Magnetica Rolltop Backpack

Strong. Simple.

Arcido Akra Backpack

Arcido Akra Backpack

Tighter & Sleeker