Finding the right school bag is a challenge that requires a lot of attention. The kind of bag one brings to school is crucial – since it has to be one that is sturdy enough to carry tons of books and notebooks to school for months on end, but should also be smartly-constructed to hold gadgets while maintaining that cool vibe to reflect the owner’s fun personality. Nowadays, hip students want a bag that is not only functional but also fashionable – requirements that top bag shop Urbanize can supply.
When it comes to choosing the right kind of bag, Urbanize has a few recommendations.
Remind kids to be always on the alert and be vigilant with their belongings at all times. Urbanize carries Pacsafe, the most trusted brand when it comes to security, because of its anti-theft features. The Pacsafe Metrosafe LS450 anti-theft backpack has six anti-theft features combined with three zippered organizational compartments, padded shoulder straps, and padded sleeve to ensure optimum protection from would-be thieves.
Gadgets are no longer regarded as luxury items but an integral part of the curriculum with phones, tablets and laptops becoming tools for school. Keep these gadgets safe by choosing the right bag to keep them in. STM has some nifty options that just might do the trick. Don’t be deceived though by its silhouette as the brand’s Trestle 13” laptop backpack is lightweight, compact and can organize digital gear – making school day worry-free!
If you have a son or daughter who’s already in college, staying in a dorm but still goes home during the weekend, then an Aevor bag is perfect for him or her. Designed with extra space, Aevor has a line of expandable bags that work well as a school or weekend bag. The Aevor Daypack is expandable from 18 to 28 liters, has coated metal hooks and made from 50 percent recycled fabrics. This bag is for the active millennial who needs an equally sturdy bag for the daily journey through school.
The start of the school year also means the start of rainy weather. And since we don’t want the kids – and their books and other school things to get wet – they need a bag that can provide protection from inclement weather. PKG has reliable weather-resistant bags, and the brand’s Dri Collection bags are made with a waterproof 3-ply laminate exterior fabric, which keeps digital devices dry and looking good all day long. Perfect for commutes through the rain, its 3-ply laminate fabric serves as a weatherproof cocoon for the gear inside. It’s easy to clean, too!
Kids should learn the value of taking care of the environment, and a good step is by getting them a bag that’s earth-friendly! Pinqponq is 100 percent recycled from PET bottles from Germany. Aside from this, the cube-type bag has enough compartments for the busiest student of the year.
For those who travel far and wide to obtain an education, Urbanize also has bags for them. Cabin Zero is a line of big bags perfect for those who live in dorms. Sets also come with carry on, and even the largest designs are very lightweight. The Classic 28L ultra-light cabin features a large 28-liter capacity, side compression straps, top and side handles, oversized padded straps with air mesh, a front zipped pocket with inside zipper and mesh pockets. Bags from Cabin Zero are not only suitable for daily trips to class but also for weekend adventures with friends.
For sleek and stylish bags, there is Hellolulu and Mojo that offer trendy, edgy, quirky and stylish designs for every kind of student. Hellolulu’s Sutton All-day Ruckpack is a sturdy, practical yet fun bag to bring along during meet-ups with friends and classmates. Mojo Globe Trotter on the other hand combines fashion and functionality in one bag.
The store carries also its own brand of bags that likewise embody the highest standards. Urbanize bags come in three distinct styles for every individual –Street for students who value fashion and function; Smart for the serious student with a cool vibe; and Office for those who want to exude success.
Shopping for bags? Drop by Urbanize and pick out the perfect one for school – and beyond!
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