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

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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.

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Keep Notes

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

 

Simple silhouette and burly materials make for a very clean, solid, simple aesthetic. Simple silhouette and burly materials make for a very clean, solid, simple aesthetic.

Brown Buffalo Conceal Pack

Minaal Daily Backpack

Minaal Daily Backpack

Simple, clean, techy aesthetics. Simple, clean, techy aesthetics.

Aer Fit Pack 2

Solid tech org for everyday. Boasts another external access pocket and a hidden passport pocket. Solid tech org for everyday. Boasts another external access pocket and a hidden passport pocket.

Aer Flight Pack 2

Low-key, playful aesthetic. Low-key, playful aesthetic.

Topo Global Briefcase

Now available in the upgraded

Tom Bihn Synapse/Synik

Lots of lovely organization. Lots of lovely organization.

Baron Fig Backpack

Arktype Dashpack Mark II Backpack

Arktype Dashpack Mark II Backpack

Ruddy, natural and classy aesthetic. Available in multiple colors. Ruddy, natural and classy aesthetic. Available in multiple colors.

Waterfield Bolt Backpack

Solid looks. Nice accessories.  Solid looks. Nice accessories.

Boundary Supply Prima System Backpack

Kind of a solid, standard, utilitarian aesthetic. Built really well with solid, classic materials. Kind of a solid, standard, utilitarian aesthetic. Built really well with solid, classic materials.

Greenroom136 Rainmaker Backpack

Bellroy Classic Backpack

Bellroy Classic Backpack

Triple Aught Design Axiom 18

Triple Aught Design Axiom 18

Slick look. Elon Musk-y. New 2.0 updates are killer. Slick look. Elon Musk-y. New 2.0 updates are killer.

Peak Design Everyday Backpack

Thule Subterra Travel Backpack

Thule Subterra Travel Backpack

Aer Duffel Pack 2

Aer Duffel Pack 2

Simple, clean looks, but super functional. Simple, clean looks, but super functional.

Millican Smith The Roll Pack 25L

Able Carry Daily Backpack

Able Carry Daily Backpack

Great aesthetics. Great build. Personal Fav. Great aesthetics. Great build. Personal Fav.

Evergoods CPL 24 Backpack

So much capacity. Simple-but-good organization. So much capacity. Simple-but-good organization.

Bellroy Shift Backpack

A very classy yet playful aesthetic in this killer lil' work bag. A very classy yet playful aesthetic in this killer lil' work bag.

Bellroy Duotote Backpack

Lexdray Rome Pack

Lexdray Rome Pack

Like a rocket pack for tech people. Like a rocket pack for tech people.

Nomatic Travel Pack & Backpack

King Kong PLUS26 Backpack

King Kong PLUS26 Backpack

Pretty killer looks, given all it's lovely techy features. Pretty killer looks, given all it's lovely techy features.

Boundary Supply Errant Backpack

Qwstion Simple Everyday Carry Bags

Qwstion Simple Everyday Carry Bags

Perfect space for just a smidge more than the daily essentials. (Remember the larger

Aer Work Day Pack

Hideout Pack from Everyman

Hideout Pack from Everyman

Qwstion Small Pack

Qwstion Small Pack

Lovely, durable and stylish materials. Lovely, durable and stylish materials.

Trakke Bannoch Backpack

It's got a good look.

Wandrd Prvke Rolltop Backpack

Very clean, modern, urban aesthetic. Made with seriously lovely leather. Very clean, modern, urban aesthetic. Made with seriously lovely leather.

Cecilia Mercator Camera Backpack

Very simple aesthetic. Definitely on the rugged side of stylish and clean. Very simple aesthetic. Definitely on the rugged side of stylish and clean.

GoRuck GR1

Solid Materials. Clean looks.  Solid Materials. Clean looks.

Tortuga Setout Laptop Backpack

Attitude Supply ATD1 Backpack

Attitude Supply ATD1 Backpack

Breton Modern Day Briefcase Backpack

Qwstion Simple Office Backpack/Briefcase

Qwstion Simple Office Backpack/Briefcase

Tom Bihn Guide Pack

Tom Bihn Guide Pack

Diamond Brand Belay Bag

Diamond Brand Belay Bag

Simple, utilitarian but not unstylish aesthetic. Simple, utilitarian but not unstylish aesthetic.

DSPTCH Daypack

Padded and suspended laptop sleeve. Padded and suspended laptop sleeve.

Evergoods Civic Half Zip 22L

Removable hip straps, expandable capacity Removable hip straps, expandable capacity

Tortuga Setout Divide Backpack

Unique, burly,

Mission Workshop Rhake Backpack

Waterfield Pro Executive Backpack

Waterfield Pro Executive Backpack

Elegant method for getting into both sides of the bag. Really low-key look (not in this color, lol) and easy access to your gear in transit. Elegant method for getting into both sides of the bag. Really low-key look (not in this color, lol) and easy access to your gear in transit.

F-Stop Dalston Camera Backpack

Remote Equipment Alpha 31

Remote Equipment Alpha 31

Clean, minimal exterior. Simple, solid external access.  Clean, minimal exterior. Simple, solid external access.

Mystery Ranch Urban Assault 24

Nomatic X Peter McKinnon Camera Pack

Nomatic X Peter McKinnon Camera Pack

Evergoods Mountain Quickdraw 24L Backpack

Evergoods Mountain Quickdraw 24L Backpack

Ryu Locker Pack 24L

Ryu Locker Pack 24L

Standard Issue Backpack from The Brown Buffalo

Standard Issue Backpack from The Brown Buffalo

Simple aesthetic. Killer durability and external access. Simple aesthetic. Killer durability and external access.

Futures Passport Backpack

Chelon Everyday Leather Backpack

Chelon Everyday Leather Backpack

Xpac exterior. Rolltop for expandability. Xpac exterior. Rolltop for expandability.

Compagnon Element Backpack

Classy, simple, understated but very stylish aesthetic. (Lots of colors available too.) Classy, simple, understated but very stylish aesthetic. (Lots of colors available too.)

Qwstion Daypack

Modern, stylish, creative aesthetic. Modern, stylish, creative aesthetic.

Qwstion Day Tote Backpack

Evergoods Mountain Panel Loader

Evergoods Mountain Panel Loader

Straps hide away for tote-mode. Straps hide away for tote-mode.

Bellroy Tokyo Totepack

Excellent materials on this bag. Excellent materials on this bag.

Bellroy Transit Backpack

Simple looks. Playful colors. Doesn't look like there's spendy gear inside. Simple looks. Playful colors. Doesn't look like there's spendy gear inside.

Brevité Jumper

Uber well built. Uber well built.

Black Ember Forge

Epic build quality.  Epic build quality.

Bellroy Apex Backpack

Kletterwerks Summit 20L

Kletterwerks Summit 20L

Available in several colors and sizes. Suit-able. Available in several colors and sizes. Suit-able.

The Knack Pack

Satisfying design and materials.  Satisfying design and materials.

Moment Travelwear Backpack

Wandrd DUO Day Pack Tech Backpack

Sleek looks. Sleek looks.

Dayfarer Backpack

Bitchin' external access on this thing. Bitchin' external access on this thing.

Topo Core Pack

Playful aesthetic. Ready for heavy use. Playful aesthetic. Ready for heavy use.

Topo Global Briefcase 3-Day

Simple, clean looks. Durable materials. Killer water bottle sleeves. Simple, clean looks. Durable materials. Killer water bottle sleeves.

Tortuga Outbreaker Daypack

Robust X-pac material. Water sealed zips. Super durable. Robust X-pac material. Water sealed zips. Super durable.

Tortuga Outbreaker Laptop Backpack

Peak Designs Everyday Tote

Peak Designs Everyday Tote

Water resistant. Expandable. Sleek.  Water resistant. Expandable. Sleek.

PGYTech OneMo Backpack

Waterfield Staad Backpack

Waterfield Staad Backpack

Simple, classic aesthetic. Great materials. Simple, classic aesthetic. Great materials.

Waterfield Tech Rolltop Backpack