It’s officially time to revisit your childhood carryall. Except, just like yourself, these packs are far more stylish than those from your school days (no offense, hardy JanSport). Here are 24 fabulous backpacks fit for a grown-up.
The 24 Best Backpacks to Snap Up at Nordstrom ASAP
Millennial Pink Carry-all
The chicest workout bag we ever did see with compartments for all your fitness essentials.
The matte black hardware is so on trend right now.
Rebecca Minkoff ($130)
The sporty stripes will go perfectly with your new tennis skirt.
Clare V. ($399)
Stuff everything you need for a weekend getaway into this lightweight backpack, and you’re ready to go.
Electric Red Utility Pack
Backpacking…for city girls.
Kendall + Kylie ($80)
Ground control to Major Tom: You’re looking good.
Ted Baker London ($213)
Turns out all you need to turn a simple black backpack into a must-have hit is two monster eyes.
Anya Hindmarch ($450)
This easy carryall transforms from tote to backpack and back again. Magic.
Another convertible option, this cool pack is made from sustainable fabrics.
Take her from work to happy hour without being weighed down.
Friends lost at the Louvre? Play spot the bright pink bag.
So bright, so happy, so getting added to our cart.
ZAC Zac Posen ($395)
Give your worn-out tote a break and try this gal instead.
Tory Burch ($478)
It even has a strap in the back to easily slip over the handle of your suitcase.
The minimalist design and pretty pastel hue go with just about everything in your closet.
The clean-lined silhouette will stay in style for years to come.
Street Level ($76)
This boxy backpack comes in a whopping 24 different colorways.
For the love of God, please don’t set this pristine pack on the ground.
Mali + Lili ($64)
Suede + leather = ultra-luxe.
Rag & Bone ($465)
We love the compact size of this school-inspired bag, but it’s the varsity stripe straps that really stole our heart.
Kate Spade New York ($158)
Wear it as a Cher Horowitz-approved backpack or as a chic crossbody.
Marc Jacobs ($197)
We love the floral-carved design giving us major vintage vibes.
Sole Society ($57)