Forget the lame backpack of your school days. The easy-to-carry style has been seriously updated for the modern man. Now, backpacks have the sleek and stylish details you used to only find in briefcases and messenger bags. Back up your dapper duds with smart backpacks that go from your boardroom best to Sunday-funday attire with ease. Lead the style pack with these best backpacks for men.
Herschel Supply Men’s Packable Daypack
Does your overflowing closet make you look like a crazy bag person? Save major cash and space in your wardrobe with this packable daypack from Herschel. With durable ripstop fabric and a lightweight feel, this bag is perfect for carrying your essentials.
Topo Designs Klettersack Men’s Backback
Go on a weekend adventure without looking too wild with the Klettersack bag. This backpack from Topo Designs has all the space you need for your gear, including a sleeve for your laptop. The cool design with small pops of color makes it a stylish choice for the man about town who likes to escape to the great outdoors.
Hunter Original Rubberized Dark Olive Backpack for Men
You know this brand for their trusty rain boots, but they also make some seriously stylish backpacks! The cool, water-resistant rubber texture gives your backpack a sleek and smooth look, while totally protecting your gear from any bad weather. The lightweight backpack can fit a 13-inch laptop and is perfect for carrying around the essentials, without a bulky, unattractive appearance.
Available in black, yellow, red, bright pink, and our personal favorite, dark olive, you can go bold or stay subtle — there’s an option for every guy.
Bally Devion Leather Backpack for Men
Smooth, high-quality leather takes your everyday backpack to stylish new heights. Sophisticated for work and practical for carrying your weekend gear, the Devion has your back for work or play.
Gucci Ophidia GG Backpack
Before you check out the price tag and faint, this backpack is meant as a status symbol. Since the ‘60s, when Gucci first applied their iconic logo to canvas goods, this printed fabric has become one of the most recognizable to use on a bag to symbolize premium luxury. Basically, no matter the time or decade, this backpack will not only make you look fashionable, but it’ll have you looking like a total boss (even in a cheap suit!). As the brand continues to blow up as one of the most lustworthy luxury brands for millennial consumers, we expect this backpack will only increase in value over time.