When we think of backpacks, the first thing that comes to mind are heavy books and just *~school~* in general. Basically, everything we tried to forget since we started working. However, a quick stalking sesh through the Instagram accounts of our fave celebs revealed that backpacks are actually cool again—but with a modern update!
Meet its cute baby sister: The Mini backpack. It's the perfect size to lug around and carry your essentials sans the shoulder pain that big, heavy backpacks can bring. Ready to jump on the trend? Check out the cutest and most functional bags for you below:
Herschel Supply Co. Nova Small
This mini backpack is the perfect companion for those "biglaang lakad" with your barkada! It has a convenient water bottle pocket, dual top carrying handles, and slim adjustable straps. The color is pretty, too!
Herschel Supply Co. Nova Small, P3,490, LazadaContinue reading below ↓
Adidas Originals Mini Backpack
This mini backpack is both feminine and edgy, with its soft blush hue paired with the metal zippers and raised Trefoil logo. Its shoulder straps are detachable, so you can wear it as a backpack or hold it by the top handle.
Adidas Originals Mini Backpack, P1,700, AdidasContinue reading below ↓
JanSport Half Pint Mini Backpack
Don't be fooled by its name—it may be pint-sized, but its roomy compartments beg to differ. It also has adjustable straps and two front pockets for even more ~storage space~.
JanSport Half Pint Mini Backpack, P1,490, Lazada
Doughnut Macaroon Mini Backpack
We're loving this mini backpack's two-toned pastel hue! It's made of sturdy twill material with real leather trimming. It has multiple compartments inside to make organizing your things easier than ever!
Doughnut Macaroon Mini Backpack, P3,250, LazadaContinue reading below ↓
Forever 21 Faux Leather Backpack
This black faux leather backpack has a silver curb chain accent that gives it a ~cool girl~ vibe. It also has two spacious compartments and a *secret* wall pocket for your important cards or IDs!
Forever 21 Faux Leather Backpack, P1,450, SM MegamallContinue reading below ↓
H&M Small Backpack
This structured small backpack is just the right size for all your essentials. It comes in a trendy powder pink hue with two compartments, metal zippers, adjustable straps, and a top handle.
H&M Small Backpack, P999, SM MakatiContinue reading below ↓
Cath Kidston Button Spot Lightweight Backpack
Say goodbye to back and shoulder pain with this lightweight backpack from Cath Kidston. It's a waterproof bag, thanks to its reverse-coated cotton material! It also has adjustable straps, grab handles, and an added inner pocket that can also be accessed from the outside.
Cath Kidston Button Spot Lightweight Backpack, P3,499, LazadaContinue reading below ↓
Fjallraven Kanken Mini Backpack
The miniature version of the classic Kanken backpack is perfect if you're an aspiring VSCO girl (LOL!), or just looking for an everyday bag. It has a roomy main compartment, and adjustable straps. It also has top handles that can be fastened with a clasp so it will be easier to carry while you commute.
Fjallraven Kanken Mini Backpack, P4,595, SM MegamallContinue reading below ↓
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