Its functional features like spacious compartments as well as padded shoulder straps makes carrying bulky things a lot easier. Through the seasons, backpack types have evolved tremendously with newer materials and trendier details to refresh its appeal. Read on for fashionable backpacks that make going old school cool again.
Ader Error plays up the style factor by introducing neon lanyard straps with silver-toned hardware and detachable webbing fastenings to a 90s inspired high school backpack. This sturdy bag is made with quality technical textiles and comes with multiple compartments. Its zippered expansion panels also allows for excess storage.
Visvim (Mr Porter)
Though originally designed for hiking, this coveted Visvim backpack has a padded back panel that makes carrying one of these extremely comfortable. This practical style is also built from military-grade Cordura material that is highly resistant to wear and tear — making it a good investment piece for the long run.
If you’re eyeing something fancy, it has to be this Louis Vuitton Epi Patchwork edition of their Christopher backpack. Inspired by a handcrafted hiking backpack, the Christopher backpack is the sweet balance between the traditional and the contemporary. The solidly built structure is pieced with a mixture of coloured leather and the house’s signature Damier graphite canvas. Plus, it also comes with an inner iPad pocket, press studded compartments on the sides and a drawstring closure for easy access.
This Gucci GG Marmont backpack is a refreshed version of their 70s archival design piece. Its intentionally treated chevron matelassé leather is supposed to exude a vintage leather effect. The backpack is also completed with their double G hardware emblem and secured with durable zippers. Make a couple of heads turn when you make your way to the office.
Côte&Ciel’s latest spring summer 2019 collection introduces the ballistic nylon material to their range. This woven fabric is developed with a highly durable material that is water-repellent, sturdy and long lasting — a perfect blend that is made for daily commuting and multiple travels. Their architectural backpacks are not only aesthetically beautiful, each piece is also highly functional and comfortable to carry. The exclusive Côte&Ciel and JohnUNDERCOVER collaboration style is also up for grabs on their site.