The Best Bags For Back To School

As we get down to the final weeks of summer, let’s look forward to the beginning of the school year! Whether you’re looking for tons of storage space for a busy school year or an organized 3-in-1 backpack for lesson planning, we have the bag for you. So charge up those laptops, fill that water bottle and let’s find you the perfect companion for all your back-to-school needs.


Soleil AT

A woman wearing the Soleil AT as a backpack

If storage, space, and security are your priorities, then the Soleil AT is for you. This design is excellent for someone who is going to be studying abroad. From days in the classroom to your weekend trips, this bag is equipped to keep you organized and your personal belongings safe. The deep interior of this bag can not only store your laptop and several books, but it also includes separate pockets for your phone, pens, and wallet so you can find them easily. Did we mention this bag is RFID protected? The Anti Theft features don’t stop there. With a locking clip on the main zipper, a key fob, and a wire loop to lock your bag to a chair, this bag is perfect for students who want to ensure their belongings stay safe.


A woman wearing the Tempest convertible tote as a backpack

The Tempest bag is for the one who wants to keep it stylish from sun up to sun down. But don’t be fooled; this hand-painted and glazed canvas bag is not just a fashion statement. With two exterior zip pockets and an outside hidden zipper, your keys, ID card, and wallet are at your fingertips. Plus, the main opening is large enough to hold a 15” laptop, making it the perfect campus-to-happy hour bag. Our favorite feature? You can easily switch it up from a tote to a backpack. Two bags in one? Yes, please!



A woman grabbing a book out of her Camden Backpack

The woman who can be found in the classroom, at the gym, or hiking on the weekend needs a just as versatile as her bag. Whether you like a backpack, tote, or over-the-shoulder bag, the Camden will be your BFF. Along with being able to be worn in three different ways, this bag has a 15’’ padded laptop sleeve and has loads of pockets to keep your on-the-go lifestyle organized. Available in multiple colors and prints, this bag will make you stand out from the crowd while staying perfectly organized. 


A woman with her Stride Carry-All tote bag

Not a backpack kind of gal but in need of a bag to keep up with your seemingly endless schedule? The Stride tote has room for anything you may need throughout your day and is an excellent alternative to a traditional backpack. Love to stay hydrated? This tote has not one but two water bottle pockets. Bonus: The back of the bag has a luggage pass-through, making it a jet-setter’s new favorite travel buddy as well!



A woman wearing her Dispatch convertible bag as a backpack

Dedicated teachers and students need a bag that works as hard as they do. And the Dispatch is stacked with features! This unique design is made with 100% recycled fabric and can be worn as a backpack, tote, or crossbody. The doctor’s bag style opening lets you easily find your planner, notebooks, and snacks. A 13’’ padded laptop sleeve, key FOB clip, and water bottle pockets mean that all of your essentials stay organized.  

We hope this guide has helped you decide on the best bag! Get excited about the start of the semester with a new school bag. You deserve it!


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