16 Bag Styles Men Of All Age Should Know

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In some areas bags are known as sacks. They are a type of non – rigid container. Bags come in different price, size, shape, material and usage. Bags have been used by both men and women for hundreds of years. Bag can be used an accessory or as a necessity. Cheap paper bags and plastic shopping are very common in retail stores. There were environmental concerns regarding the disposal of these plastic bags. In UK a heavy duty reusable bags are provided as a replacement for plastic bags. The reusable bags were either sold free or at a very low cost to encourage people to use them.

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16 Must Have bags for Every Man

1. Briefcase

Briefcase is a narrow box shaped bags. They are mainly used by office going or professional men. They are used to carry work related paper or non-paper items.

2. Messenger Bag

Messenger bags are a form of sack and, are made out of some cloth. They are generally worn over one shoulder with the strap going across the chest like a sling bag. They were previously used by couriers but now they are a part of men’s fashion accessory.

3. Carryall bag

Carryall bags are a must be men who likes to travel or is a gym junkie. Carryall bag are spacious enough to keep all your gym gears in it. It’s a kind of duffel bag.

4. Camera Bag

Camera bags as the name suggest are used for carrying camera. They are mostly used by professional photographers to carry their camera equipment.  These bags have different compartments inside it to keep everything in place.

5. Tote bag

Tote bags are large bags, it usually has an unfastened top with parallel handles with are attached to the side of the bag. Tote bags are generally made from cloth but there are also leather versions of tote bag available.

6. Backpack bag

Backpacks are the simplest form of cloth sack. As the name says it is carried on the back while the strap goes over your shoulders. They generally used by students or hikers. These bags come in different sizes as per their uses.

7. Laptop Bag

The bags in which laptops are carried are known as laptop bag. These bags protect the laptop from any kind of damages. Men can use laptop sleeves instead of laptop bags to carry their laptop. It’s a personal decision to choose between laptop sleeves and laptop bags.  Both are used for the same reason i.e. to protect the laptop.

8. Duffel Bag

Duffel bags are large cylindrical bags made from cloth. They look like a gym bag because of its cylindrical shape. Duffel bags are usually used as a luggage bag or to carry sports equipment from one place to another by people who travel a lot. Duffel bags used by sailors and marines are known as seabags.

9. Sling Bag

Sling bags are bags which have only one strap attached to it. They are worn across the body or shoulder. They are similar but a smaller version of messenger bags.

10. Satchel Bag

Satchel is a bag which has a single strap. It is worn in a way that the strap crosses the body diagonally and the bag hangs on the other hip. Satchel bags were originally used to carry books. The bag is covered from the top, which is the extended part of the back.

11. Clutch Bag

Clutch is a small rectangular shaped bag. It does not have any handles but a detachable chain on the side.

12. Shoulder Bag

Bags that are worn over or across the shoulder are known as shoulder bags. Shoulder bags have a vast concept, messenger bags, sling bags, satchel bags comes under shoulder bags as all of them are worn over the shoulders.

13. Toiletry / Wash Bag

Toiletry / Wash Bag are usually small size bags/ pouch in which you can keep your products for body hygiene and other toiletry items like toothbrush, toothpaste, razor, soap, dental floss, deodorant. It’s very convenient to have a toiletry bag during travelling.

14. Waist Bag

Waist bags are also known as fancy pack in American English. They are a small pouch with a zipper worn around ones waist. That’s why is known as waist bags.

15. Cross Body bag

Cross body bag is a type of bags that are worn on one shoulder. It can be a backpack with one strap or a bag like a sling bag. Cross body bag is a kind of small travel purse mostly made up of canvas

16. Folio bag

In today’s times where everything is going digital, men do not need to carry the hardcopy of documents or any other paper as very thing is in laptops. Folio bags are used for carry laptops. They also come in larger and wider size when paperwork cannot be avoided.


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