In this video we will be taking a look at 10 great top-loading everyday carry / tech backpacks that cover a range of styles. Although I am a big fan of clamshell style bags, using the bags on this list has made me appreciate some of the benefits that come with this style of backpack.
Review of the Aer Tech Folio which is a new minimalist tech organizer that has a sleek look, a nice organizational layout, and a solid build quality. If you have a more minimal edc and don't want to carry a full-fledged bag this may be a good option to check out!
Review of the Timbuk2 Q Backpack 2.0 which is an updated version of the popular Q backpack. This new bag features a modernized aesthetic and some changes to the organizational layout and overall it I still a very solid option for any one looking for versatile tech / edc bag for the office or school.
In this video we will be taking a look at 10 of the travel and everyday carry accessories that I am really excited to use more during the upcoming Spring months. I selected a variety of items that I have been testing out recently including clothes, organizers, and bags! Also, if you are in need of a great way to organize your smaller tech and EDC essentials make sure to enter our Power Packer Giveaway!
Revisiting the Goruck GR1 21L after using a bunch of recently released everyday carry bags that have been great and come in at a much lower price than the GR1. Although the high price point can hurt, the GR1 still holds up well by offering an incredible build quality, minimal tactical style, and a surprising amount of space.
Review of the Aer Fit Pack 3 which is a part of Aer’s all new Active Collection. The Fit Pack 3 takes what was already an excellent tech / gym bag and adds a few key updates that help take it to the next level. If you need a versatile and stylish bag for your everyday this is definitely going to be a tough one to beat!
Comparison of the Evergoods CPL (Civic Panel Loader) 24 V2 and the CHZ (Civic Half Zip) which are two of the best minimal everyday carry bags that are currently available. Although both bags are solid options, if you can only pick one it can be a tough choice. In this video we will be taking a look at some of the similarities and differences and offering some takeaways that will hopefully help you pick the one that will be best for you.
Review of the Orbitkey Nest which is a unique alternative to many of the tech pouches and organizers that are currently on the market. It has an adjustable internal layout that reminds me of Marie Kondo organization and includes some nice bonuses such as a valet tray for your edc essentials.
Review of the Tom Bihn Design Lab Paragon Backpack which feels like an upgraded version of the Jansport and Herschel school bags I’ve used in the past. It has a solid build quality, a surprising amount of space, and just enough organization to help keep your essentials easy to find.
Review of the Bellroy Transit Workpack which is a compact and stylish 20L bag that has a useful organizational layout, great protection for your tech and can hold a surprising amount of stuff. Although there are a few areas I would like to see improved, this has quickly become one of my favorite work and edc bags!
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