Category Archives: Backpack

Cora + Spink design backpacks for work, travel, university, school and play. Backpacks designed to be carried with you everyday, to protect your laptop and tech without damaging the earth. Made from robust canvas and leather, Cora + Spink also designs Vegan friendly backpacks.

Tech Backpack

Best Laptop 2018 – But how big is it?

Laptop Backpack

2018 has seen a significant jump in the quality and availability of all sorts of laptops. From thin and lightweight but powerful to big, bold and heavy gaming machines the choice has never been better. But one thing was missing, a comprehensive list of all laptops and their sizes so you can buy the right laptop backpack! Here’s 40 plus top laptops from 2018 and their sizes.

Messenger Bag Vs Backpack: Which Should You Choose to Carry Your Laptop?

messenger bag vs backpack

Deciding on a new bag can be tricky business. While there is no one perfect bag, there are distinct difference that make one type of bag better for you than another. Let’s take a look at the messenger bag vs backpack and find out why backpacks make a great option for carrying your laptop to work.

How to Choose the Best Carry-On Backpack for a Weekend Getaway

carry-on backpack

Weekends away, last minute cheap flights, or just of the moment adventures… A carry-on backpack from Cora + Spink is going to be your best friend. Read our guide on choosing the best carry-on backpack for you…

Top Backpacks 2018 – Laptop Work Gym Travel

Rugged Backpack

Top 5 backpacks for work, travel, the gym (sport activities) and carting a laptop around safely. We look at the features of our top backpacks from 2018.

Cora + Spink Backpacks Vanity Fair A List

Backpacks vanity fair 2018

Vanity Fair features our retailer Assembly, Frome as one it’s A-List independent boutiques of 2018. Cora + Spink has worked with Anthony for 2 years producing world class backpacks for his amazing shop in Frome, Somerset.

Backpacks, Denim and Suits… How to Wear

2 ten ball backpacks in waxed canvas

New jeans, new backpack… what do they have in common with a new kitten*? When your Cora + Spink backpack arrives you’ll be in no doubt as to its quality, opening the package you’ll see perfectly presented, vibrant black waxed canvas creation that will live on your back for years to come… but how are […]

New Backpacks – 2018

backpack guide 2018

Designing waxed canvas is easy – very easy, getting it made to Cora + Spink specifications is not. Read all about why and how we’ve finally got ready to launch our first paraffin waxed canvas backpack and rucksack range for 2018.

Dyeing for our waxed canvas bags?

Harry Sack

Dyeing for our waxed canvas bags?   A few days ago I signed off the colours for summer production, signing off colours is important, yet very very difficult when you don’t have the item in your hand. I manage this by putting my trust into my man on the ground, using a combination of trust, emails, photos and […]

How to Travel After A levels Rather than go to University. The Grand Tour 2018

high on a mountain grand tour

Grand Tour 2018. Cora + Spink and Ben Morris start preparing for an epic 6 month adventure around Europe. Backpack in hand, Ben’s travelled before but this time he’s serious and has a wife. He’s running away from peacocks and about to see the world from new perspectives, 222 years after Great Aunt Cora…