Manhattan Portage 25th Anniversary Collection

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Dec 22, 2008
Having previously seen the Japanese market tributes for Manhattan Portage’s 25th anniversary, the brand has also released some New York limited bags as well to pay homage to its roots. The two bag styles feature a minimalistic look with red...

BASECONTROL Backpack & Messenger Bags

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2008
The Shinsuke Takizawa headed BASECONTROL brand from Japan has been known for their relatively basic styles and interesting accessories. In a look at some of their bags we are met with both a backpack and messenger bag. Both styles include earthy...

Manhattan Portage World Flag Messenger Bag

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Dec 3, 2008
Bag specialists Mahattan Portage release a special edition bike messenger hooked up with world flag emblems. The bag retains its usual Manhattan Portage feel with a simple black and white two-tone colorway celebrating the 25th anniversary since t...

FAT Messenger Bag

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Nov 14, 2008
Inspired by the casual American aesthetic along with rugged construction, Japanese brand FAT releases a woven messenger bag marked by a colorful palette. A thick interlocking woven material is seen on the front flap with colors including black, r...

Manhattan Portage “PVC Series” Messenger Bags

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Oct 20, 2008
Bag purveyors Manhattan Portage look towards a more technical material for their latest series of messengers. Utilizing a PVC exterior, the bags are not only waterproof but offer heat resistance much like the material of tents, protecting against...

Visvim 2008 Fall/Winter Ballistic E-Cat Shaker

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Oct 19, 2008
Visvim recently released two new styles of their messenger bag the E-Cat in Shaker form this season. Two sizes are available, the more manageable 18L and the gargantuan 28L as they both feature the patchwork style bottom as opposed to the traditi...

SAG LIFE Limited Edition Camouflage Bags

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Oct 18, 2008
Specializing in accessories like messenger bags and backpacks, SAG LIFE has defined themselves as bag makers for fixed gear riders as well as bike messengers. New from the brand is this limited edition Camouflage collection which includes three m...

Futura Laboratories Marker Messenger Bag

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Oct 9, 2008
Futura Laboratories displays their newest bag in the form of a messenger silhouette. The pack comes in black and green colorways with graffiti print placed on a clear underside meanwhile incorporating vinyl paneling throughout the bags exterior....

nari/furi x Bagjack Little Jack

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Oct 2, 2008
Japanese bicycle-inspired brand nari/furi have come together with well-known Berlin bag-makers Bagjack to create this custom Little Jack bag. The bag features a black body with patent highlights and as the flap is opened the bag is marked by a re...

Margaret Howell x Porter Messenger Bag

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Sep 21, 2008
Exemplified by both brand’s penchant for quality construction and design, among the highlights from within the Margaret Howell and Porter collection are these recently released messenger bags. The simple exterior is largely devoid of any br...

Ships Jet Blue x Bagjack Messenger Bag

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Sep 11, 2008
German custom bag-makers Bagjack has been active in the Japanese market having just collaborated with Ships Jet Blue on this upcoming messenger bag. Ships Jet Blue chose a simple and understated bag available in two colors, a black version and a...

Bagjack 2008 Fall/Winter Collection

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Sep 8, 2008
Germany’s Bagjack offers a series of well-engineered messenger bags and accessories with high quality hand-made construction. The bags feature a strong relationship between comfortable design and aesthetics with Bagjack also providing custo...

Victim x Manhattan Portage Wool Messenger Bag

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jul 24, 2008
Helping get thousands of commuters through their daily lives around the world, Manhattan Portage and Victim see themselves together in the creation of this wool messenger bag. Although the bags exchange their usual predominate use of durable mate...

Nike Sportswear Messenger Bag and Backpack

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jun 29, 2008
Always on the edge of innovation, Nike Sportswear introduces two new bags for the everyday individual. Both messenger bag and backpack feature a black on black silhouette while incorporating sleek design and high-tech waterproof fabric. With a ve...

Eliminator x Michael Linnell Mega Messenger Bag

Comments ⋅ Nov 30, -0001
For Japanese retailer Eliminator, their 2008 Spring/Summer roster of products were created with a theme of “Future Tradition”, the mixing of classic and futuristic aesthetics. Case in point, this collaboration with messenger bag purve...