Leather backpacks are the chicest utility that you can own. They look sophisticated and they are very durable. They can carry almost anything, from your laptops to your life’s problems. But it is very important to choose the perfect backpack for yourself. It is equivalent to choosing the right partner for yourself.
We have made a list of the best leather backpacks for you to consider:
Best Leather Backpacks for Men
Features: Adjustable and padded strap, padded laptop pocket, distressed style
Rawlings leather backpack has a very distressed look which is chic and retro. It is a bit pricey but it’s a classy bag that you’ll have for a long time. You can get the backpack in tan, dark brown, or black. It’s made with natural rawhide and prewashed to be distressed. It has a very old and retro touch with deliberate distressing. At the same time, it’s classy and cool to have that frayed look. You also don’t have to bother as much about twisting or folding the backpack as it already has that style which is good. The other great thing is that every bag will be a little different because of the distressing. No two bags will be precisely identical.
Features: It can fit two laptops, padded back, and straps
Samsonite’s leather backpack costs a little over Rs. 28000 but it’s from Samsonite, a committed brand. It comes in two colors including black and brown and has a compact design. This backpack has movable and padded straps for convenience. It also has a net, padded back panel for breathability. There is a trolley sleeve for traveling as well. This backpack has a very smooth and slender design. It’s compact while still being able to hold all of your needs. It has a very modern design but can still be used for daily casual and business needs.
Features: Hugh quality, unique shoulder strap design
Frye leather backpack is the most costly on the list, but it is sold by the company Frye which is recognized for its high-quality products. It comes in a fine, dark brown color. It comprises one main zippered pocket, two internal slip pockets, and two outer slip pockets. It has a laptop pocket that can fit up to a 15-inch laptop. The pocket has a strap to settle the laptop in place.
Features: Great size for traveling, can switch the direction you’re wearing it easily, waterproof, USB charging port
Sling style of backpack is great for traveling. You can hang it over your chest or back for comfortably carrying. It comes in a fine brown color and is composed of genuine leather. It is also very reasonable. The sling-style backpack goes over one shoulder. You can move it around over your check, back, or switch shoulders for support. It is small and smooth and excellent for your everyday things. It has a vintage, yet rich look to it. The thick strap is a super fresh feature that seems very fashionable.
Features: Very roomy, vintage rugged design meets tech, good security will fit underneath an airline seat
Wilson’s Vintage Nebraska Leather Backpack is utterly gorgeous. It has a bit more character than the other backpacks on this list. It’s the classic leather travel backpack if you want that retro feel but you want to travel with your tech. While there are great backpacks, the Nebraska backpack wins the prize for the best leather backpack for travel.
ISM The Backpack
Features: Excellent organization and compartmentalization, pass-through flap to keep your phone charging, sleek design, has a lifetime warranty
ISM offers tech-focused leather backpacks sans the luxury price tag. The company’s bags are produced in the same factory, with the same stuff as many of the top-of-the-line luxury bags on the market. Besides the backpack, you’re getting pretty much the same luxury product, at three to five times more affordable. It’s not just the cost point that makes the ISM pack a fabulous leather backpack for men. They’ve used the hyper-functionality of other tech bags, minus the confusion of all the additional zippers and contraptions that they usually come with. They’re specially made for digital freelancers/nomads who like functional integrity.
Features: Soft leather in different colors, very spacious, keep your tech separate from everything else, great for frequent flyers
Leatherology do everything, from design to production in-house, so you know you’re making an outstanding product that has experienced a ton of quality testing. Leatherology gives a tremendous variety of timeless leather products for both women and men, including everything from coin holders to full-sized leather travel backpacks. Its structure is unique. There are two large zippered main compartments and a front zippered outer compartment. Its multiple pockets include a laptop pocket for slim tech up to 17 inches, 2 x 2-inch exterior side pockets for chargers and keys, and another small exterior zip pocket.
ONA’s Monetary Backpack
Features: Perfect size for carry-on luggage, great for the super organized, air mesh back panel, very secure
ONA designs stylish, highly functional backpacks, particularly for artistic professionals and freelancers. Their designs are timeless as well, so one of their leather backpacks should last you a lifetime. This black leather backpack is essentially a tech backpack with detachable dividers for when you want to utilize it as a daily travel daypack. The main has room for a DSLR and up to 5 lenses, as well as a 13-inch laptop. It also gives a specially created space to store your personal items.
Features: Very durable, side access, a lot of room for technology, super organized, great ventilation, high handcrafted quality leather
The ONA’s Clifton is a cool leather laptop backpack for artists on the move. It’s particularly for those who need to carry cameras too. It has a separate laptop compartment and it is an amazing addition for digital nomads out there. Additionally, there is plenty of room for all your other tech. It’s also new to see a camera bag made of natural materials.
Best Leather Backpacks for Women
Features: Zip closure with exterior zip and slip pockets
If you like the rugged, worn-in look, Frye’s hand-burnished Logan backpack is for you. The 1863-born heritage leathermaker’s antiqued leather carryall measures 17 inches tall, 11.5 inches wide, and 5.5 inches deep, and features comfy padded shoulder straps and a strong top hook handle that makes it convenient to grab your bag and go. You can arrange your stuff thanks to two exterior zipper pockets, two side pockets, an interior zip compartment, and it’s also completely lined inside.
Matt & Nat Fabi Faux Leather Laptop Backpack
Features: Interior laptop sleeve with hook-and-loop tab closure
This vegan leather backpack possesses a structured, sleek silhouette, an easy-to-carry top handle, and zippered side gussets so you can conveniently extend the bag’s opening. It measures 15 inches tall by 10 inches wide by 6.5 inches deep, and the interior is dressed in nylon made from recycled plastic bottles. The bag can fit 13-inch laptops, and interior and backside zippered pockets enable you to stow away your wallet, phone, and keys.
Features: Top carrying handle, mesh padded adjustable shoulder straps with D-ring clips
Avid business travelers will enjoy the durability and plenty of storage compartments of this Tumi leather backpack. The backpack measures 17 inches tall by 14 inches wide by eight inches deep, this water-resistant travel backpack has a large main compartment that can accommodate 15-inch laptops, books, and paper files, as well as zippered pockets on the sides, front, and back.
Dr. Martens Vegan Backpack
Features: A relatively roomy storage compartment
Dr. Martens offers fairly cool animal-free options – like this vegan leather backpack in a hazy cherry shade. It measures 15.5 inches high by 12 inches wide by five inches deep, this compact bag is composed of a soft synthetic material that has a double-toned finish.
Features: Removable interior and exterior pockets
Timbuk2 teamed with L.A. designer Phoebe Dahl on a group of commuter-friendly bags, such as this convertible leather backpack. The unisex carryall can be used eight different ways, thanks to its detachable straps and detachable pouches that turn it into a shoulder bag, tote, or cross-body. Measuring 15.4 inches tall by 13 inches wide by 4.72 inches deep, and can accommodate a 13-inch laptop in the main compartment plus all of your accessories in the two detachable interior and exterior pockets. We love that it also goes well as a carry-on bag.
Features: Fully lined in dry finish Tin Cloth, with Tin Cloth pockets trimmed in English Bridle Leather
Filson’s best-selling Journeyman backpack is no exception, thanks to its 3.5-ounce weatherproof and salt water-resistant leather. Measuring 17.5 inches tall by 12.4 inches wide by five inches deep, and the interior features tin cloth lining and a padded computer sleeve holds 15-inch laptops. The exterior has a snap pocket for extra room, and it’s completed with tough brass hardware, leather bridle straps, and wool felt-lined shoulder straps for convenience.
Features: Faux leather trim
Hershel Supply Co.’s carryall strength is known for its best-selling Dawson, an outdoorsy-inspired style with a drawstring closing and magnetic flap top.
Features: Comes with dust bag
Brooks has been around since 1866. The brand’s smooth roll-top backpack is made of soft leather that mellows over time, while the interiors feature zippered pockets and a padded sleeve that can fit a 13-inch laptop. The top and chest buckles each feature a hook-fastening closure for security, and the durable woven shoulder straps total a comfortable finishing touch.
Features: SmartSleeve feature fits over most upright handle for hassle-free combination travel
This boxy backpack by Samsonite will provide you that buttoned-up business appearance with a fashionable edge, all because of genuine pebbled leather and sturdy nickel hardware. Measuring 16.5 inches tall by 11.5 inches wide by six inches deep and features two main sections for holding files and a 15-inch laptop. There’s also a center compartment has plenty of inner pockets for holding your pens, stationery, and other small items arranged, plus a front outer zippered pocket.
All of these leather backpacks would look pricey but trust me, they are worth every penny that you spend. If you’re a woman, you can also check out these different kinds of footwear.