Duluth Pack Basket

If you need something that offers a little more protection than a traditional backpack then the Duluth Pack Basket is for you. They’re super comfortable, versatile, and offer protection for fragile equipment. The bottoms are reinforced and feature wood runners to elevate the load above ground to protect your goods from water, mud or whatever else you might set it …

Exclusive Q & A: IGNOBLE Bags

We just posted the new LENORE Capsule Backpack from IGNOBLE Bags yesterday and knew you’d be craving more so we caught up with half of the brother duo responsible for the brilliant bags. Founded in 2009, IGNOBLE is focused on style-conscious, thoughtfully designed black backpacks. They keep it pretty simple, “operating from the belief that a well conceived bag is …

PARROTT CANVAS BACKPACK FOR THE WOODLANDS SUPPLY CO.

Backpacks and canvas are a perfect match… the same goes for the partnership of Parrott Canvas Company and Woodlands Supply Co. Waxed canvas is commonly referred to as “Tin Cloth” and is one of the oldest textiles used in the outdoor and marine trade world. Backpacks are commonly referred to as “Backpacks” because it’s an awesome name and whoever thought …

Joshu+Vela – Leaf Indigo Zip Backpack

Joshu+Vela designs and hand-makes totes, backpacks and wallets in San Francisco using USA grown and woven organic canvas, leathers, and natural dyes. They highlight the beauty of function by creating simple and well made goods, built to grow more beautiful with age and wear. That’s how brands used to do it – they made what they sold.

BEST MADE COMPANY – ARCHIVAL CLOTHING RUCKSACK

The Best Made Company doesn’t just make awesome wood cutting pieces… they also offer a bag to carry your axe around that is guaranteed to make you look like a badass.  The Archival Clothing Rucksack is a modern interpretation of the traditional canoe pack with a slim profile, durable construction, sensible features.  Made by Archival Clothing in Springfield, Oregon, these bags are practical and …

Ascent Backpack by Sketchbook

Have you any wool? The Sketchbook Ascent Backpack is handmade, utilitarian, made of wool, and still manages to have a take-it-anywhere classic style.  This is Sketchbook‘s most complicated design to date, featuring two expandable pockets on each side with easy-access magnetic snap closures, two front pockets and adjustable shoulder straps that make it seem like you’re carrying nothing but a pillow on your back.  …