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The 8 Types of Bags Every Gentleman Needs And Would Love To Have

Ladies, we know. Buying gifts for our #1 man is quite a challenge! And with Father's Day just around the corner, thinking of the perfect present is a feat in itself. 

This Sunday, why not give him a bag? It's practical, it's essential, and it's an absolute must for every man who wants to step up his style game.

Ahead, we've rounded up the 8 types of bags every man needs—and would love to have.


A Casual Messenger Bag

A stylish messenger bag that can carry all his essentials is perfect for the artistic urbanite. This piece from Filipino brand Gouache is stylish yet practical, the best of both worlds. 

Where to buy:

Photo: @gouachebags 



A Sophisticated Traveling Bag

For the outgoing man, a spacious, sophisticated bag is a must-have. This tan traveling bag from Pinoy brand Fino Leather Ware is the perfect piece to bring when in transit. 

Where to buy:

Photo: @finoleatherware


Waterproof and theft-proof backpack

Here's one for the tech geek! Slash-proof and water-repellent, this anti-theft Urbanize backpack safely stores his laptop and other essentials. There are also dedicated compartments for car keys, power banks, cords, and more—making it perfect for every day use.

Where to buy: Urbanize stores, Rustan's, and select SM Department Store branches



Sleek Carry-on luggage

Every globetrotter needs luggage that are stylish and built-to-last. Aside from having classic designs, TUMI luggage have a legacy of uncompromised durability. Plus, they're Chris Pratt-approved, too!

Where to buy: TUMI, Greenbelt 5

Photo: TUMI


An Elegant Envelope Clutch

For the minimalist, an elegant envelope is a no-brainer. Don't let its sleek design fool you: this Hidetaka Fukaya? clutch can store everyday essentials like your phone, iPad, planner, and more.

Where to buy: The Signet Store in Power Plant Mall and Shangri-La Fort

Photo: @thesignetstore


Photo: @thesignetstore


A Durable Portfolio Bag

Every man-on-the-go needs a durable, long-lasting bag to carry all his important documents. This sturdy Labrador leather bag fits essential files, B4 paper, and even a 15-inch laptop. 

Where to buy: Labrador Store in Greenbelt 5

Photo: @shoplabrador


A Sporty Duffle Bag

For the fitness buff, a stylish and spacious gym bag is nothing less than essential. This contemporary Kipling piece is perfect for the modern man!

Promo alert! Drop by their newest branch in SM Aura to score 25% off. This exclusive promo is valid only until June 16, 2019.

Where to buy: Kipling stores nationwide 


8. A Classic Satchel

Finally, absolutely ever man must own a handsome briefcase. This classic piece from Tannery Manila features multiple compartments, perfect for client meetings, presentations, and pitches. 

Promo alert! In celebration of Father's Day, Tannery Manila will go on a storewide sale, with all their items on 10% off, from June 12 (Wednesday) to June 16 (Sunday), 2019.

Where to buy: The Tannery Manila Stores in Shangri-La Plaza, UP Town Center, and Glorietta 1. 


Lead photos via The Signet Store, Gouache Waxed Canvas, and TUMI