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Herschel Supply Co.® Little America Backpack
full size
Herschel Supply Co.® Little America Backpack
Product Details
As descendants of barrel makers, Herschel's founders know a thing or two about building things to carry, well, stuff—like their incredibly cool, exceptionally functional backpacks. The Canadian label mixes modern-day necessities (like lots of handy compartments) with vintage, mountaineering-inspired design and canvas that can stand up to pretty much anything. Go ahead and sling it around—trust us, it can take it.
  • Poly.
  • 15"H x 11"W x 5"D.
  • Mid volume.
  • Import.
  • Madewell.com only.
Please note: This item cannot be sold in or shipped to California.
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Herschel Supply Co.® Little America Backpack

Herschel Supply Co.® Little America Backpack is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 4.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Favorite backpack ever! I waited a long time for this backpack to come, I think it was back-ordered. But, when it arrived I was very happy! It allows me to have a chic look while still wearing a backpack (not a bag on one shoulder). It has a great soft compartment for my laptop, and just enough room for my other files and paperwork. I love it!
Date published: 2013-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from :) I'm a graduate student and usually carry around my laptop (13inch MBAir) and a fat binder full of notes. I was afraid it wouldn't have much additional room to fit anything else other than that, but it surprisingly has plenty of room to carry around other stuff like chargers, makeup bag, water bottle, pencil case, etc. Padding on the straps and back makes it fit very comfortably, and protects my stuff. :) It's also very very cute and hip, and goes with almost everything I wear, (as opposed to the traditional looking backpack,) which is sometimes a minor concern of mine. I really appreciate the details, such as the bright lining, the drawstring, and the small pockets on the inside. My only gripe is that the pocket in the front is a bit small in girth. I could only fit my glasses case and wallet in there. However, that's a very minor vice. All in all, a wonderful buy.
Date published: 2013-01-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Backpack I recently went back to school to get my masters and decided I needed a good backpack after carrying around heavy books in my purse. I liked the look of the Herschel and I have been very happy with it. It's cute, functional, and even has a pocket for my ipad! I love that it closes with a drawstring and then magnet closures, very classy and should last way beyond my 4 years of school. I've used it for school, as a carry-on and as a purse and have gotten many compliments. Holds 2 textbooks and all my other items easily. Highly recommend if you want a more sophisticated backpack.
Date published: 2013-01-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good quality but straps not practical. I love this backpack. It's got a compartment for laptop/tablet. It's good quality and feels very durable. The only complaint is that the brown straps are 1) not leather and didn't look like it once close enough 2) the straps are not functional. Other than the straps it was a really useful back pack. I used it as a carry-on on my recent flight.
Date published: 2013-01-09
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