Tag Archives: canvas and leather

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.

Ethics of Working with Leather in 2019

Ethical production in India

Cora + Spink’s approach to ethics has been clear from day one – everyone is happy on each step of the way. Here we look at the leather side of Cora + Spink. How we make sure it’s great leather and ethically produced and managed.

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.

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 […]

Dyeing for our waxed canvas bags?

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…

Jungle camouflage backpack

camouflage backpack

For some time we have played with a printed design, today we announce Butter Bag Camo and Bishop Bag Camo. Laminating Cora + Spink jungle canvas with 24 ounce red cotton canvas on the outside is just the start of a unique story of print design.

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