Brand Highlight: Timbuk2

October 25, 2021

Up your swag game with some of the best Timbuk2 bags on the market!

In review: Timbuk2 backpacks, duffels, and laptop bags  

Finding the perfect bag for yourself or as a customized merch option for your employees or high-end swag for VIPs and clients may seem like a time-consuming endeavor. Luckily, we’ve broken down the best options for you! And, best of all, thanks to the clean styling on all of the Timbuk2 products, customizing with your brand or logo is a breeze!

The Project Backpack 

With its sleek aesthetic and mega storage, the Timbuk2 Project Backpack features multiple compartments to carry everything you need. Plus with a convenient water-repellent waxed canvas exterior and premium leather trimming, it's fit for the office, traveling, and more. To use as a laptop pack, the Timbuk2 laptop sleeve will be your perfect companion!

Shown: Timbuk2 Project backpack

The Foundry backpack 

The Timbuk2 Foundry backpack is a hands-down favorite and features both, leather and waxed canvas, throughout. More spacious than the timbuk2 project backpack, it still offers style and durability. Plus, with padded, adjustable shoulder straps it’s made for comfort. Best of all, magnetic closure on the main flap allows you easy access to everything inside.

Shown: Timbuk2 Foundry backpack

Timbuk2 Rogue backpack

The rogue backpack is the ultimate companion for anyone, including cyclists on the road. The roll-top allows for easy access to the main compartment, and the padded straps ensure comfortable to wear every time. The side pocket for your laptop also makes it a good Timbuk2 laptop bag. And even though it can’t hold as much as the Timbuk2 wander backpack duffel, it still has plenty of space to be your daily driver. 

Shown: Timbuk2 Rogue backpack

Timbuk2 Division backpack

Minimalists unite, your ultimate design is here. With a no-fuss exterior, this offers all the bells and whistles you expect from Timbuk2. Plus, with a backstrap to attach to luggage and waterproof bottom, it’s your perfect travel companion as well! See for yourself!

Shown: Timbuk2 Division Delux Backpack

The Timbuk2 Classic Messenger Bag

Meet one of the favorites from the Timbuk2 brand. Back when the brand started out in 1989, they were famous for their compact yet durable messenger bags that were perfect for daily commute, and we still today nothing beats a classic. Case in point: the timbuk2 classic messenger bag. Take a look inside or for a smaller version, check out the Timbuk2 extra small messenger bag

Shown: Timbuk2 Classic Messenger Bag


The best Timbuk2 duffel bags 

After the success of all their other bags, Timbuk2 also offered its customers a wide selection of incredible duffel bags. Each of these bags can serve as a great gym bag or a nice addition to your sports kit. And when you go about your average day, their bags won’t let up or slow you down. 

Timbuk2 impulse backpack/duffle

The Impulse backpack is the ultimate Timbuk2 travel bag. While not as big as the timbuk2 wander backpack duffel, it is a significant improvement in almost every way. It offers a dedicated compartment for your laptop, making it the biggest Timbuk2 laptop bag that you can find. In the biggest compartment, you can easily add your clothes and other traveling essentials. The sides of this massive Timbuk2 Duffel can also carry your shoes or other quick-access items. 

Shown: Timbuk2 Impulse Backpack

Check out these valuable tips for packing your backpack or duffel from Pack Hacker for more great options.  

The Player Duffel

The Timbuk2 player duffel is a relatively small travel-sized duffle bag, which can accompany you wherever you go. Whether it’s a long trip or a weekend getaway, the Player Duffel has everything you need to tote your gear in style. Plus, with the luggage pass through, you can easily attach it to your rolling luggage for added convenience at the airport while traveling.

Shown: Timbuk2 Player Duffel 

Other Timbuk2 Duffel bag options worth your consideration: 
  • Timbuk2 quest rolling duffel
  • Timbuk2 navigator duffel bag
  • Timbuk2 tripper duffel
  • Timbuk2 duffel tripper
  • Timbuk2 mini hustle duffel
  • Timbuk2 quest rolling duffel
  • Timbuk2 navigator duffel

The best Timbuk2 Sling Bags

These Timbuk2 sling bags offer the same great quality as their counterparts in a smaller design that won't weigh you down. Plus, they have all the "extra" like pockets and adjustable straps.

The Slacker Chest Pack 

The Slacker Chest pack is the smallest and most compact sling bag. More similar to a fanny pack than a sling bag, this conveniently holds all of your essentials with a versatile slim (and bulk-free!) style. For a bigger option, check out the Timbuk2 mini hustle duffle. 

Shown: Timbuk2 Slacker Chest Pack

Vapor Sling Cross body bag

The Vapor Sling Crossbody is your daily driver if you like to keep it light and stylish. It is significantly bigger than the Timbuk2 slacker chest pack or the Timbuk2 mini hustle duffel and comes with multiple compartments. Plus, you can stash daily essentials like your glasses, phone, and wallet in the front pockets.

Shown: Vapor Sling Crossbody

Spark mini

The timbuk2 spark mini is where style meets substance. While it doesn’t have many compartments, it can still make for a good travel backpack. The bigger compartment can hold your notebooks, a standard Timbuk2 water bottle, and a camera. While not as big as the Snoop, the quintessential Timbuk2 camera bag, it can fit most mirrorless and digital cameras.

Shown: Timbuk2 Spark Mini

Rascal Belt bag

Small, with a surprising amount of interior space, the Rascal Belt bag offers all of the convenience of a Timbuk2 purse but offers a unisex design.  Keep your hands free and your essentials safe with the compact and versatile Rascal belt bag.

Shown: Timbuk2  Rascal Belt bag

The Shagg 

Timbuk2 Shagg Bag is your all-in-one small accessory bag that is light and strapless. You can store plenty of little things while you are on the move and don’t want to be carrying a bag. It comes with two compartments and can even be attached to a bigger sling bag. It has enough space for your phone, some cash, and a few cards. But if you’re on your bike, you can even get the Timbuk2 Goody Box, which is about the same size and can attach to your bike.  

Best Laptop Bags to consider

Like the Timbuk2 transit briefcase, Timbuk2 laptop bag styles are some of the best on the market! 

Timbuk2 Authority Laptop bag 

One of our favorites and based on its near-perfect reviews, the Timbuk2 Authority back is one of the best-in-class styles you’ll find! Timbuk2 refers to it as a “monster of a pack” and you’ll have a hard time deciding which you like better:  the upscale style or massive functionality. Take a look inside here then read the review from traveling Salseros

Shown: Authority laptop backpack

Timbuk2 Q laptop backpack

With its spacious design, the Timbuk2 q laptop backpack safely stores a 17” laptop with three extra compartments to spare. Style-wise, it’s more minimal than its Timbuk2 command pack, which is more of a travel and laptop bag mixed into one. For more options, check out the Timbuk2 tuck pack carbon-coated version  featuring the brand’s signature roll-down design along with more compartments.

Special mention: Timbuk2 hats

From daily commutes to weekend getaways, nothing beats a great accessory, like this Timbuk2 6-panel hat! Ask your Gemnote rep about customization options including embroidery for the ultimate branded gear!

Shown: Timbuk2 6-panel hat

Aside from backpacks, duffels and laptop bags, you can even find Timbuk2 masks and even a Timbuk2 goody box. Overall, this is a high-quality, best-in-class brand that really delivers on both style and durability. Plus, if your looking to partner with Timbuk2 for your business swag or merchandise needs, look no further than Gemnote. They’ll help you find the perfect products that you’ll love customizing with your company’s logo and branding. They can even help you offer custom merch that’s worthy of its own swag store and even get you set up for selling it quickly and easily. From curation and customization to order fulfillment and warehousing, Gemnote can do all the heavy lifting for you! 

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