Business Class

Stay clean yet casual with these business friendly bag and backpack designs.

How to make your decision

1

PRICE EXPECTATIONS

Expect to pay $100-300+ for thoughtful makers + legit materials.

2

LOOK & FEEL

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

3

KEEP NOTES

Keep a list of what bags interest you and what you like/dislike to help you make your final decision.

Peak Design Everyday Backpack

Tech looks. Epic innovation.

Peak Design Everyday Backpack

The Everyday backpack from Peak Design is delightfully innovative and thoughtfully conceived. These designers are straight-up wizards. 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

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

Trakke Bannoch Backpack

William Wallace Commuter

Trakke Bannoch Backpack

Classy heritage vibes. Dry finished waxed canvas. Solid modern organization. Hand shucked in Scotland. Made for the long-haul. view bag

Filson 24 Hour Tin Briefcase

Hemmingway.

Filson 24 Hour Tin Briefcase

This bag from Filson is easily one of my favorite briefcase-type bags due to it's excellent materials, organization, and classic aesthetic. view bag

Aer Flight Pack 2

Sleek. Organized.

Aer Flight Pack 2

The second version of this bag is a welcome update, creating a much more stylish looking bag with plenty of organization for daily carry. 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

Qwstion Simple Everyday Carry Bags

Qwstion Simple Everyday Carry Bags

Qwstion is a product design studio in Zurich Switzerland who makes very stylish bags for the "hipper" areas of town without sacrificing functionality. view bag

Aer Work Day Pack

Slick + Organized

Aer Work Day Pack

The Day Pack from Aer's Work Collection was instantly one of my favorite simple daily carry bags because it's minimal frame but high-functioning insides. view bag

Cecilia Mercator Camera Backpack

Expensive. 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. view bag

Peak Design Everyday Messenger

Peak Design Everyday Messenger

Techy. Tactical. Protected.

Bellroy Classic Backpack

Bellroy Classic Backpack

Clean. Friendly. Premium.

Bellroy Transit Backpack

Bellroy Transit Backpack

Calming Capabilities

Pakt Travel Backpack

Pakt Travel Backpack

Modern Classic

Tortuga Setout Laptop Backpack

Tortuga Setout Laptop Backpack

Chunky. Comfortable. Organized.

The Classic Backpack from ISM

The Classic Backpack from ISM

Sleek.

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.

Qwstion Small Pack

Qwstion Small Pack

Nomatic Messenger Bag

Nomatic Messenger Bag

The Organizer

OpposeThis Invisible Carry-On Backpack

OpposeThis Invisible Carry-On Backpack

Organized & Classy

Breton Modern Day Briefcase Backpack

Breton Modern Day Briefcase Backpack

Grown Up. Organized.

Qwstion Simple Office Backpack/Briefcase

Qwstion Simple Office Backpack/Briefcase

Understated. Organized. Stylish.

Trakke Bannoch Messenger Bag

Trakke Bannoch Messenger Bag

Old World. Classy.

Tortuga Setout Divide Backpack

Tortuga Setout Divide Backpack

Laid Back Expert.

Tanner Goods Wilderness Rucksack

Tanner Goods Wilderness Rucksack

F*cking Heritage, Man

Waterfield Pro Executive Backpack

Waterfield Pro Executive Backpack

Executive Sweet.

The Watson Backpack

The Watson Backpack

Jetpack. Killer.

System G Carry+ Backpack

System G Carry+ Backpack

Organized. Protected.

The Frenchie Co. Speed Backpack

The Frenchie Co. Speed Backpack

Innovative. Fiddly.

YNOT Split Shift Slimline Backpack Tote

YNOT Split Shift Slimline Backpack Tote

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.

Black Ember Forge

Black Ember Forge

Epic Expandable.

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

The Knack Pack

The Knack Pack

Solid. Suit-able. Will travel.

Dayfarer Backpack

Dayfarer Backpack

Clean. Techy.

Day Owl Backpack

Day Owl Backpack

Classy. Grounded.

Waterfield Staad Backpack

Waterfield Staad Backpack

Smooth Operator.

Waterfield Tech Rolltop Backpack

Waterfield Tech Rolltop Backpack

Heritage Vibes.