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Find the Perfect Work Backpack
31 AUGUST 2017
The work backpack is having a moment. Both practical and cool, it’s the mark of the unstuffy professional style common amongst tech workers, freelancers and bike commuters. And it’s about more than just looks: Anyone who’s experienced shoulder strain from a messenger bag, or wants to transport work gear hands-free, will be happy about this laid-back carry-all’s graduation from student accessory to office wear staple.
The ideal commuter backpack needs to be comfortable and durable enough to use every day. It has to be organized and tech-ready, and be versatile enough that you can take it to the office, on weekend errands, or to the airport. Here’s how to choose the perfect style.