- Buyer's Guide
12 Camo Backpacks and Bags with Serious Street Style
Creating great camo carry can be a hard thing to pull off. It draws the eye more than single colorways and simple patterns. But you want to make sure people keep looking for all the right reasons. Whether that’s simplicity done well, superior craftsmanship, or versatility to complement the killer looks. So if you want to add a little camo to your carry setup, the camo backpacks and bags below are a good place to start. All delivering serious street style, that will totally do the opposite of ‘blending in’…
Stan Ray’s Tote Bag brings simple versatility and striking style to your carry setup, all at a very attractive price point. The shoulder straps are long enough to carry over the shoulder, while the durable cotton ripstop in a tiger camo colorway handles daily use like a champ. From grocery shopping to day trips to the park or beach, it’s a multipurpose piece to have in your carry arsenal.
Carharrt WIP offers a solid take on tiger camo carry with their Ashton Backpack. The bag is made with 5.8oz Twill fabric and a reinforced canvas base for added durability. The 20.4L volume suits day-to-day or carry-on use, with a handy front pocket and small interior pocket to keep everyday essentials or travel items within easy reach.
Tough and functional, the Epperson Mountaineering Climb Tote adapts to a variety of everyday carry needs. The tote is made in Montana with rugged 1000D Cordura in a woodland camo colorway. Carry it with the top open or cinched shut depending on your needs. And with external mil-spec webbing on hand, you can easily secure additional items at the ready too.
The North Face BTTFB SE Backpack exudes sleek stealth vibes with its camo colorway and clean silhouette. Low-key in style and functional in design, it features a 15″ laptop compartment, along with quick-access top and front pockets. Add in its durable and water-resistant 900D tarpaulin construction and this trusty daypack’s got your back.
Camo meets clever packability with Master-piece’s Pop’n’Pack Backpack. Designed to fold down for storage in a small zipped pouch, this pack stores compactly when not in use and stashes conveniently into luggage to serve as a day bag on your travels. Lightweight yet durable, it’s made in Japan with water-repellent nylon ripstop. In addition it features a front pocket, handy for smaller items.
Want military style with multiple pockets? Look to the Gosha Rubchinskiy Medium Backpack. The drawstring main compartment is secured with a top lid featuring a quick-access pocket. Additional front and side pockets provide options for keeping smaller essentials within easy reach, whether you’re using it as a day bag or travel pack.
If you’re after more subtle camo styling with versatile functionality, consider this chic option. Inspired by traditional Japanese horseback archery quivers, the côte&ciel Riss RePet can be worn across the back, across the chest or over the shoulder. The bag includes a 13″ padded laptop sleeve, along with two further pockets for added organization. The RePet fabric is partly made with recycled materials and features a stone grey camouflage print.
Master-piece’s Surpass Tote goes beyond high expectations with its excellent craftsmanship, street-suave styling and practical design. Made in Japan with tough Cordura nylon and leather detailing, the bag can be carried by hand or with the removable shoulder strap. The main compartment secures with a press stud closure, with a choice of interior and exterior pockets on hand for small items.
If you’re digging Master-piece’s skilful blend of fashion and function but want it in pack form, check out the Surpass Rolltop Backpack. Great attention to detail, meticulous craftsmanship and adaptable design makes this an appealing companion for everyday and travel use. A range of quick-access pockets keep frequently used items close to hand, including storage for a laptop.
Fancy a slick camo take on a carry classic? There’s plenty to love with this Larkspur collaboration between Japanese brand Natal Design and Rivendell Mountain Works. The US-made pack features a rugged 1000D nylon in duck camo, with a back frame pad for improved structure and comfort. Interior and exterior pockets also enhance the functionality, along with additional attachment points to secure further items externally.
Simplicity and luxury come together in the Tomas Maier Camo Beach Bag. Made in Italy with cotton camo fabric, it features an open main compartment and rounded top handles. An adaptable piece for week and weekend use alike, it transitions from casual work settings to travel and more with straightforward ease.
The price is premium, but so is the offering with Porter-Yoshida’s Counter Shade Camo Helmet Tote. Savvy street style, top-notch Japanese construction and a functional design make this a covet-worthy piece for work or play. An interior laptop pocket, further interior pockets and easy-access external pockets keep your day-to-day essentials tidy on the move. The woodland camo colorway is attractively understated, while the shoulder strap and top handles provide flexible portability for life on the go.