- Buyer's Guide
5 Stylish All-Black Office Backpacks for Men
Looking polished with a pack can be hit and miss. It’s all about picking the right mix of low-key style and practical features for your specific carry needs. And if those needs are office-related, you’ll want to make sure there’s at least a little organization to keep your work essentials tidy. So we’ve rounded up 5 candidates that are ready to get the job done. All-black office backpacks that mean business…
Bellroy Slim Backpack (US$ 169)
Streamlined style and thoughtful construction makes Bellroy’s Slim Backpack a solid choice for casual and formal offices alike. The bag is crafted with just two fabric panels, which increases durability and avoids side seams that could let moisture in. Additionally, two magnetic closure points enable expandability when you need a little extra space, while maintaining simple, secure and quick access. Designed to carry the essentials, the 16L pack features a padded laptop pocket to keep tech safe and secure without bouncing uncomfortably against your back. And with a quick-access zip pocket, you’ve got handy storage for a wallet and phone on the go.
Vessel Signature Backpack (US$ 235)
The Signature Backpack combines an eye-catching contrast of textures with functional features for everyday use. The padded laptop compartment protects tech on the move, while interior and exterior pockets keep small items tidy and accessible when you need them. Weatherproof zippers deliver extra peace of mind when showers strike, and with the vented bottom compartment you even get a handy wet/dry storage option. As an added bonus, your purchase helps others carry too. Each time a bag is purchased Vessel will provide a school backpack to a child in need.
QWSTION Daypack (US$ 280)
The QWSTION Daypack delivers a great mix of versatility and access. Crafted with black leather and organic cotton, the bag offers multiple carry options to suit different settings. The handles can be attached horizontally or vertically, and the bag also includes stowable backpack straps. So tote, briefcase and backpack mode are all an option. The 14L Daypack opens wide so you can easily access gear throughout the bag. Plus with a 15″ laptop compartment, interior pockets for smaller items, and an exterior pocket for the likes of a phone or keys, you can keep your EDC and work tools organized and at the ready.
Carl Friedrik C3–2 Backpack S (US$ 348)
Classy and expertly crafted, the C3-2 offers understated sophistication to keep you looking sharp in the office. Italian nylon canvas combined with vegetable-tanned Italian leather creates a durable and stylish look and feel, complemented by a practical and simple design. The backpack fits a 13″ laptop with interior pockets for smaller items, while the exterior pocket provides convenient access to frequently used items.
KILLSPENCER Daypack (US$ 375)
Want to step up your carry game with casual luxe style? The KILLSPENCER Daypack delivers, adding quality construction and useful EDC features to the mix. Made in the USA, the pack features weatherproof nylon and a water-resistant Riri AQUAzip® zipper to help protect your gear from the elements. The interior computer slip pocket fits up to a 15″ laptop, while a small zippered pocket and two slip pockets take care of additional tools and daily essentials. And for a little travel versatility, the pack also includes a bullhide leather passport patch which can double as an additional pocket for day-to-day needs.