Category Archives: Style

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

Pickle Rolltop Backpack getting rained on in a park in Leamington

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.

A Bottle Shop, wedding photographer, 2 bike mechanics + a cow…

Cora + Spink backpacks in local coffee or bottle shop Bayleys

Finding people nearby who share your passions isn’t too difficult. But in a world where we’re forever reminded we’re more connected than before – how connected are we actually?

Driving on the Wrong Side of the Road

Driving on the wrong side of the road to France - Le Pailly Château

An adventure to France via the EuroTunnel – How does the train work, and what other things to be prepared for when driving in France for the first time.

Ten Unbelievable Facts About Backpacks

Fully vegan backpack from Cora + Spink

10 amazing backpack facts from Cora + Spink. Today we’ve rounded up a surprising number of weird backpack facts… just in time for the launch of 2019 range.

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 […]

How to explore and look good: camping, festivals and outdoors…

Climbing Clee hill - with Ten Ball Backpack

We recently took a day out to visit the RADAR station atop the the Clee Hills – Titterstone Clee Hill. Scouting locations for photoshoots has become a bit of a hobby, each weekend it seems a new location gets mentioned, Clee Hill has been on the list for some time. When you first arrive it’s […]