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College Backpack Ideas

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by parc, Jun 12, 2011.

  1. parc

    parc Well-Known Member

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    I'm not saying Topo is bad, just I haven't heard of them. Last trek I did was in Nepal last November but I haven't really followed the gear stuff in a while. Dana Design should be almost impossible to find since they weren't that big to start with but once the new Macbook Air comes out I'll finally be able to use that pack again. Damn heavy and huge 16' laptops.

    I apologize if what I wrote came off as rude, I didn't mean it to sound that way [​IMG]
     


  2. BB1

    BB1 Senior member

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    jun hashimoto "body bag"
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  3. parc

    parc Well-Known Member

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    I like what I'm seeing in this thread... moar.

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    Joshu+Vela


    Another Topo Design Bag

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    Frost River
     


  4. Stillblade

    Stillblade Senior member

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    I carry a Porter briefcase on campus. Backpacks are for high school.

    ugh, you're one of those......

    i had a patagonia pack until it got stolen. now i use one from REI. both awesome. super durable and comfortable too.
     


  5. Amelorn

    Amelorn Senior member

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    ugh, you're one of those...... i had a patagonia pack until it got stolen. now i use one from REI. both awesome. super durable and comfortable too.
    In all fairness, not all of us who use briefcases on campus are wannabe Gordon Gecko, Jim Cramer-watching, ill-fitting suit wearing wannabe cretins. A briefcase is a practical implement for carrying a small quantity of books. For those who don't want a briefcase, anything leather is good. If one likes backpacks, fine. But why stick to the shitty nylon one you bought at Target during senior year? Get a leather one. A trendier person probably could rock a time-worn but sturdy portfolio from ebay. I look at my briefcase as upgrading to leather goods rather than affecting the appearance of a businessman.
     


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    mike868y Senior member

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  7. parc

    parc Well-Known Member

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  8. the shah

    the shah Persian Bro #2 and enabler-in-chief

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    this thread has been hideously depressing so far [​IMG]
     


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    dmash Senior member

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    Lol at guys saying a Porter looks 'business like'. Hahaha, I go to class with gym shorts on with mine. Sorry if I'm putting on too hard of a business front with that aesthetic Transistor. [​IMG] Also, if high school's no different than college for you, I can only imagine what your course schedule looks/looked like. and +1 at Shah's comment
     


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    Well, now my wallet's going to have a take a hit for a Duluth Scout.

    Why not save the 'backpacks are for kids' comments for the manbag thread?
     


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    sipang Senior member

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    this thread has been hideously depressing so far [​IMG]

    Man, don't worry, I got this !

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    But seriously, fuck the "backpack = high school" argument
     


  12. the shah

    the shah Persian Bro #2 and enabler-in-chief

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    But seriously, fuck the "backpack = high school" argument


    this thread is really making a case for that line. need a baller backpack thread
     


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    phreak Senior member

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    I apologize if what I wrote came off as rude, I didn't mean it to sound that way [​IMG]

    Didn't mean to appear as if were rude. You weren't. There are a few backpacks threads you can look at.
     


  15. A Fellow Linguist

    A Fellow Linguist Senior member

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    [​IMG] I use one of these in dark gray canvas. So old it has fadezzzz.
     


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