15 Stylish and Functional Backpacks That Fit a 15-inch Laptop

Backpacks are in. They are stylish, functional, and ergonomic. There is a fine line between a backpack that makes you look like you’re in grade school and one that makes you look like an adult. So here are 15 backpacks—that also happen to fit a 15-inch laptop—that are perfect for the office, while still remaining functional.

  1. 1. The Atlas Supply Co Minimalist Backpack

    This backpack is made of genuine leather and is quite functional. With a solid structure and multiple compartments, it even has a separate padded laptop compartment. It is unisex and available in seven different colors.

  2. 2. Knomo Beaufort Backpack

    This sleek backpack is perfect for the office. It is weatherproof and made of nylon with full-grain leather trim. It has a separate padded laptop compartment and a sleeve to strap over luggage during travel. It is available in black and navy blue.

  3. 3. The ISM Backpack

    Similarly, this backpack  is made of nylon and full-grain leather, making it water-resistant. It has a separate laptop compartment with two padded sleeves. Its minimal design makes it the perfect work backpack for both men and women. It is available in black with the option of either gold or silver hardware.

  4. 4. Away Travel Backpack

    This backpack is the perfect tech bag for a minimalist. It has a simple, yet functional, design. With a separate laptop compartment and a side pocket for a water bottle, it has optimal storage and multiple compartments. Because of its nylon material, it is completely waterproof. It also has a strap that could go over luggage for breezy travel.

  5. 5. Samsonite Ladies Leather Flap Backpack

    This leather backpack is classy and sleek. It has a padded laptop compartment and side zippers to expand the main compartment. Its hidden compartment underneath the flap is perfect for storing valuables but is still easy to access. It also has a pass-through sleeve for luggage, making it great for travel.

  6. 6. Kroser Laptop Backpack

    This stylish backpack is definitely the most affordable one on this list. It is made from nylon with faux leather accents, so it is water-resistant. It has plenty of storage compartments and side pockets, which is always a plus. They also have a ton of great reviews on Amazon, which almost always convinces me to purchase something.

  7. 7. Rains Rucksack

    This completely waterproof backpack is perfect for minimalists. This unisex bag has one main compartment with a laptop sleeve.

  8. 8. Dr. Martens Leather Backpack

    This backpack is perfect for those with an androgynous style. It is made with sturdy leather that is built to last. It is not only available in three colors, but also vegan leather.

  9. 9. Hook & Albert Black Leather Backpack

    This classic leather backpack is luxurious, yet functional. It is made with high-quality top-grain leather and premium hardware. It has a separate padded laptop compartment and padded shoulder straps. There is also a zipper that expands the main compartment.

  10. 10. Lo & Sons The Rowledge Backpack

    This backpack is perfect for a career-oriented woman. It is professional as a backpack and even converts into a tote. It has plenty of compartments and is very spacious. It has a pass-through sleeve, making it great for travel. There is also a side pocket for your water bottle, which is always a plus. It is made out of nylon with leather accents, making it water-resistant. While a 15-inch laptop does not technically fit in the laptop sleeve, it does fit in the main compartment. This backpack is just so great that I had to include it!

  11. 11. Targus 15’’ Newport Backpack

    This sleek backpack is perfect for the office. Its sleek design is perfect for those who only carry the essentials. It also has a hidden side pocket, which is perfect for storing valuables.

  12. 12. Kapten & Son Bergen Backpack

    This unisex backpack is made of durable vegan tech material. It has a padded laptop sleeve and is very spacious with three outer pockets.

  13. 13. Shinola Runwell Backpack

    This backpack has all the qualities of a luxurious backpack while still being functional. It is very spacious and can be used for all occasions. My friend has this backpack so I can confirm that it is as beautiful in person as it is online. The leather is of the highest quality and is built to last.

  14. 14. STATE Colby Backpack

    This unisex backpack is great for those who live in a city. The coated canvas gives the backpack an elevated look. It is very spacious with a large main compartment with an interior water bottle holder and a laptop compartment. It has a front zipper that is perfect for items you need easy access to.

  15. 15. TUMI Brooklyn Double Compartment Backpack

    This backpack has a sleek and professional look while still remaining spacious. It has a separate laptop compartment and an interior water bottle holder. It also has a shoe compartment, making this backpack perfect for going to the gym before/after the office.

I have learned the importance of investing in a high-quality piece. It is much better to invest in an item that will last forever than to skimp out and then have to constantly replace it. Hopefully, these 15 backpack options give you a head-start on deciding on your future work backpack!

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