11 Reasons to Reconsider the Backpack
Be free, hands!
If you're anything like us, the idea of a backpack evokes images of recess, brown-bag lunches and nap time (which should seriously still be a thing). Recently, though, we rediscovered the hands-free joy of this magical accessory. Turns out, backpacks can totally work in adult life. Here, 11 ways to rock the look.
How to wear it: Go fancy
Jansport feeling too juvenile? Find a sleek, streamlined design that's just as elegant as your favorite top handle.
How to wear it: Commit
You're already all over the athleisure trend, so why not spice up those sneaks with an elevated knapsack?
Kletterwerks x Tomboy Style ($99)
This rugged pack can be worn as a backpack or tote, and will totally cement your status as a cool girl.
How to wear it: keep it simple
Ladylike, muted, perfect. Bonus points for coordinating with your just-as-chic coat.
How to wear it: Dress it up
A red carpetand a black-tie dress code don't stop the eternally cool Cara Delevingne from rocking a pack.
How to wear it: have fun
If you're wearing a toned-down outfit, why not jazz things up with a kooky carryall?