Our Favorite Commuter Bags
Commuting is a tough gig – there are no two ways about it. Whilst we enjoy many incredible aspects and perks of living in the big smoke, commuting is not one of them! Battles for a seat, guesstimating where the doors will open on the platform, overheating with your winter coat on in an oven like carriage, rustling around trying to grab your Kindle out of your bag… it basically sucks.
In our quest to make your life easier, we’ve curated a flourishing assemblage of the most ingenious and innovative commuter bags. With a strong emphasis on supreme quality and progressive design, we present a range of specialist commuter bags crafted specifically to add ease to your journey. Varying in styles and aesthetics, they all hold their own when it comes to handling the stress of fast-paced city life. These are just a few of our favourite pieces click below to see our full collection.
This ingenious design is part of the first bag range from Bellroy, the Carryology specialists. It has brilliantly combined the functionality of a backpack with the sophistication and ease of a tote. Whether you are heading for a meeting, a trip to the farmer’s market or a longer expedition, carry the Duo Totepack in the way that suits you. The main compartment is expandable for additional storage space for your longer trips, so when you require more room, you’ve got it.
The Alva backpack by Sandqvist is constructed of robust 18oz cotton canvas and vegetable tanned leather. This sophisticated and functional bag is a superb everyday essential with an interior 13” laptop and iPad compartment and a large interior for all your gear.
This briefcase has a rugged aesthetic and is built to last. It features a spacious interior that offers enough room for your laptop and work accessories. It has a selection of clever compartments to keep all your belongings in order including pockets for your business cards, smartphone and stationary. This durable 100% cotton briefcase comes with a removable and adjustable bridle leather shoulder strap, ideal for an everyday work bag or when travelling the globe.
The Wingman Backpack from Henty has been designed for any cyclist or commuter that wants to transport work attire or apparel as well as a laptop, gym gear and any other everyday essentials without compromising the clothing or any comfort whilst moving. It has been designed with an inner tube style carry bag that can be used for gym gear or further clothing.
A roll-top, all-rounder daypack that’s perfect for the active commuter. Millican have made this bag from a tried and tested mix of cotton (38%), recycled polyester (57%) and high tenacity polyester (5%). It features reinforced leather grab handles, meaning this bag lives up to the Millican aim of a bag with a lifetime guarantee. Handy features, like the removable waist and sternum straps, easy external access padded laptop sleeve (15″) and clever attachments for a walking pole and camera tripod make this a function-rich bag. For a roll-top backpack it has a large number of storage compartments, with an external zip pocket, a front organiser pocket, 2 elasticated side pockets, plus interior stow pockets, so you have space for all your essentials.
As part of the all new Active range from Aer, the much loved Fit Pack has undergone not only a slight facelift but a total overhaul of refining features and additional designs. Coming together and crafting a perfect backpack for everyday use for modern day life. The Fit Pack 2 features a larger main compartment for even more storage. The ingenious separate shoe compartment that was so popular in the original model, is again even larger second time round, with improved ventilation, eradicating any odours left from the gym or exercise. Multiple internal organisation pockets have been added to the rear of the bag that is perfect for all your work essentials and tech. Another incredible addition is a quick access accessory pocket located on the top of the bag, for all of your everyday carry items such as your phone and wallet.
The Backpack is the most iconic item of Rains luggage. This classically designed bag is superbly functional and waterproof. A single magnetic one-hook function allows speedy access to the main compartment which features a slimline interior 13” laptop pocket. There is a hidden phone pocket on the back of the bag that is protected but allows easy, on-the-go access. Both shoulder straps on this backpack can be adjusted for a more comfortable fit. The durable, firm frame of the bag means that despite the generous volume of the backpack, you can fill it to the brim and it will keep its stylish, slimline silhouette.
These are just a few of our favourite pieces so click the button below to see our full collection: