“But mom, do we have to?” was once our go-to phrase when it came to back-to-school shopping, but these days things are a little different. Since we no longer have to dread actually going back to the classroom, we can focus on the fun part – shopping! And on the very top of our list, of course, is the all-important backpack.
This carryall may have once been relegated to the playground, but these days street style stars are adding a sophisticated spin. Soft leather, metal details, and unique styles give these backpacks a look that is anything but childish. Scroll to shop our 24 favorite finds that are definitely too cool for school.