“There's a difference between like and love. Because, I like my Sketchers, but I love my Prada backpack.”
- Bianca Stratford, 10 Things I Hate about You
We all know how it feels to lose something in the depths of your handbag. At the mercy of an over-packed tote, no stray lip gloss is safe. That’s why we’re happy to report backpacks are still en vogue.
Having re-emerged on the scene last year, the utilitarian bag remains a fashion fave – starring in recent collections by FENDI, Anya Hindmarch and Chanel. They look chic, they’re comfortable, and they have a compartment for everything. Being organised never looked so good.
If you’re yet to embrace the backpack trend, now’s the time.
Keep reading for your dose of academia-inspired chic…