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The Lorimer Leather Backpack
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The Lorimer Leather Backpack
The Lorimer Leather Backpack
Product Details
Our luxe take on a timeless style—the familiar sporty backpack (zip pocket and all) remade in supersoft textured leather. Boardroom, locker room—you're going to want to carry this one everywhere. Please note: As leather is a natural material, each bag varies slightly in texture and color. We love the way each tote wears in differently, taking on a special character all its own.  
  • Leather.
  • Zip closure.
  • 4" handle drop.
  • 13 3/4"H x 11 4/5"W x 5"D.
  • Import.
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The Lorimer Leather Backpack

The Lorimer Leather Backpack is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 16.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellant quality! The backpack was excellent quality, an excellent value for the quality, great size....however too small for me.
Date published: 2015-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great! I've wnated this backpack for a couple of months now, and I finally purchased it today! I am very pleased with the over all style of the backpack and I feel like it will be sturdy/durable. I was lucky to have purchased this on sale and on top of the sale I recieved another 15% of because I am a student. This will most likely be something I carry with me everyday whether it's for school or just a random outting! I look forward to purchasing my next bag from here! Thank you Madewell!
Date published: 2015-03-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent leather backpack! This is the perfect bag for a full day out and about. It fits all the things I need, including my lunch! It's an all around solid bag
Date published: 2015-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! Obsessed with this backpack. The leather is great and just gets more beautiful and natural looking as it gets worn in. Only warning, the first day I wore it the sweater I was wearing got a lot of pills just wear the straps lay, so just don't wear it with your favorite sweater until it is worn in a bit. Over all extremely happy with it!
Date published: 2015-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great quality back pack I've been eyeing this for awhile now. Was on waitlist for a bit so as soon as I saw that they've restocked it, I snagged it right away. I was not disappointed. The leather is soft and supple. It has multiple compartments. The value incredible considering many high end designers have same exact style as this backpagck for 5x the price of this Madewell stunner! the understated design and lack of logos is a definite plus. highly recommend!
Date published: 2015-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beauty of a Bag Great bag, very structured and well made. The amount of pockets really helps keep things organized. My only concern would be the zipper seems weak so I'll be careful not to over fill this one.
Date published: 2014-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful, Simple and Classic I am so glad I bought this backpack. I got it when it was on sale and there was an extra 30% off promotion going on at the time! I absolutely love Madewell! I wanted a slick and simple backpack to carry on my trip to Europe and this bag is perfect. It is large enough to carry your essential daily items i.e. you laptop, pen/pencil case, cosmetic bag and notebooks. The leather seems to be of great quality and will age beautifully with time. This is the 4th bag I've purchased from Madewell. I love their bags. They're not only stylish but built to last.
Date published: 2014-10-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful backpack I have had this backpack for a month or so now, and so far I absolutely love it! The appearance is great (I get compliments on it all the time), plus it is super roomy and practical! I used it as my carryon bag while traveling last week, and was carrying a LOT of heavy stuff it it, and it held up perfectly. Everything about it seems to be really great quality. My only complaint is the little leather zipper pulls are super cute but fall off really easily because they're only loosely tied on! I've had them come untied and slip off in my hand while using the zippers. It's pretty simple to retie them, but I kind of wish they were sewn on or something. Other than that I love this pack and carry it everywhere!!
Date published: 2014-10-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Dream Backpack I obsessed over this bag for weeks before buying it because of the price, trying to find vintage options for less which didn't quite live up to this one. I finally decided to splurge on it and I can say it was worth every penny. Madewell designed this perfectly. The leather is so luxe and the size is ideal. It fits my laptop and gym clothes for every day, but I've taken it on a weekend trip as well and you can definitely pack a ton in there. It looks amazing, is really comfortable, the adjustable straps are great, and I know the leather will age beautifully. Don't hesitate!
Date published: 2014-10-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great backpack. This backpack was exactly what I was looking for. It looks great worn over one shoulder or worn with both straps. There is enough room for my laptop and the small inside pockets make it easy to keep everything organized. I would definitely recommend this item!
Date published: 2014-09-28
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