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46 Functional Messenger Bags

From Lavish School Satchels to Multi-Purpose Cycling Packs

— September 3, 2012 — Fashion
These functional messenger bags are a fantastic mix between fashion and utility. As the back-to-school season approaches, students and workers alike are looking for a new way to carry notebooks, laptops and textbooks. Messenger bags cross over the body and allow for freedom of the arms, hands and body -- meaning that they are the ultimate in school accessories.

Better than the backpack (which takes up unnecessary space sticking out from the back and can be hard to manoeuvre in crowds), these functional messenger bags only take up minimal space along your side and conveniently allow you to access the contents of your bag at a moment's notice.

Get ready for school with these handy totes.
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Spectacular Speckled Carriers
Spectacular Speckled Carriers
The Head Porter Stellar Messenger Bag Adds Flair to Dotted Designs
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43
Namesake Adorned Accessories
Namesake Adorned Accessories
The Bottega Veneta Initials Line is Personalized and Chic
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42
Ferocious Carry-Ons
Ferocious Carry-Ons
The Head Porter Snow Leopard Collection Will Bring Out Your Wild Side
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41
Resilient Lightweight Automotive Carriers
Resilient Lightweight Automotive Carriers
Lamborghini Carbon Fiber Bags are Built to Last
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40
Retro Nerd Carryalls
Retro Nerd Carryalls
'A New Hope' Poster Art Messenger Bag is for Older 'Star Wars' Fans
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39
Sci-Fi Gamer Totes
Sci-Fi Gamer Totes
Carry Your Belongings in This Ultimate StarCraft Messenger Bag
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38
Galactic Nerdy Totes
Galactic Nerdy Totes
The 'Star Wars Chewbacca Messenger Bag' Channels Your Inner Geek
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37
Diamond Ripstop Packs
Diamond Ripstop Packs
PORTER Regista Messenger Bag Focuses on Practicality for People On-the-Go
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36
Spaceship Storage Satchels
Spaceship Storage Satchels
The Millenium Falcon LEGO Messenger Bag Is a Clear Tribute to Star Wars
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35
Viral Meme Totes
Viral Meme Totes
The Dramatic Chipmunk Messenger Bag is the Best Reason to Carry Things
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34
Messenger Bag + Instant Pillow
Messenger Bag + Instant Pillow
Hood Air
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33
Coffee Diner Apparel
Coffee Diner Apparel
The R6 2010 Fall Collection Offers the Perfect Pick Me Up
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32
Poverty-Ending Bags
Poverty-Ending Bags
Breaking the Cycle (BTC) Looks to Give Books
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31
Tartan Messenger Bags
Tartan Messenger Bags
The Kibber Highlander is for Hip College Students
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30
Typing Messenger Bags
Typing Messenger Bags
The Keyboard Purse Will Appeal to Eco-Conscious Writers
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29
High Voltage Messenger Bag #60
High Voltage Messenger Bag #60
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28
Vegan Purses
Vegan Purses
Matt & Nat Bags Leave You Looking & Feeling Good
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27
Audio Ready Messenger Bag From G-Tech
Audio Ready Messenger Bag From G-Tech
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26
Monster Bags
Monster Bags
BagsThatBite
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25
Saloon Girl Totes
Saloon Girl Totes
Undercover Tribal Messenger Bag For Lovers of Femine Vintage
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24
Upcycled Blanket Bags
Upcycled Blanket Bags
Will Leather Goods 'La Manta' Satchel Reuses Old Items for Stylish Fashion
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23
Eco Computer Totes
Eco Computer Totes
The Rickshaw Zero Messenger Bag
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22
Spiky Studded Murses
Spiky Studded Murses
The Burberry Prorsum Spring 2011 Accessories Give Men Some Flash
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21
NES Controller Carriers
NES Controller Carriers
Nintendo Reversible Messenger Bag is One Geektastic Satchel
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20
BBQ Messenger Bags
BBQ Messenger Bags
Get Carried Away With the Element Portable Grill by Fuego
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19
Dapper Bike-User Bags
Dapper Bike-User Bags
The Jojo Messenger Tote Bag is Made for Cyclists
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18
Denim Motes
Denim Motes
These Porter Totes Give Men a Fashionable Way to Carry Stuff
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17
Laptop Statement Bags
Laptop Statement Bags
'Krusell Radical Messenger' Totes Your Laptop In Style
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16
Solar Powered Messenger Bags
Solar Powered Messenger Bags
The Voltaic Generator Looks Surprisingly Ungeeky
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15
Snail Mail Accessories
Snail Mail Accessories
Envelope Messenger Bag is the Perfect Mailman Accessory
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14
Rustic Designer Bags
Rustic Designer Bags
The Bruxe Fall 2011 Collection is Rugged and Ready for Travel
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13
Sophisticated Tarpaulin Eco Bags
Sophisticated Tarpaulin Eco Bags
Vaho Black Collection
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12
Contemporary Countryside Menswear
Contemporary Countryside Menswear
The Karlotalaspalas Spring/Summer 2011 Collection
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11
Retro Gamer Satchels
Retro Gamer Satchels
The Space Invaders Messenger Bag is Hipster Geek Chic
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10
Free Olympic Volunteer Swag
Free Olympic Volunteer Swag
Swatch and Adidas Put Out 2012 Olympic Volunteer Packages
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9
Lavish School Satchels
Lavish School Satchels
The Dior Homme FW11 Bag Collection Offers Luxurious Back-to-School Basics
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8
Earth-Friendly Eco Purses
Earth-Friendly Eco Purses
FreeBird Makes Looking Good & Feeling Good Simple
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7
Transforming Man Bags
Transforming Man Bags
The Stone Island Shadow Men's Bag Can Also Used as a Backpack
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6
Multi-Purpose Cycling Packs
Multi-Purpose Cycling Packs
PORTER Klunkerz Messenger Bag Adds Needed Space for Cyclists
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5
Rockstar Man-Bags
Rockstar Man-Bags
Gene Simmons' Money Bags
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4
Reconstructed Messenger Bags
Reconstructed Messenger Bags
Accessories from Catfluff are Made With Vintage Army Surplus
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3
Eco-Friendly Satchels
Eco-Friendly Satchels
Save the Environment With the Peace4You Messenger Bag
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2
Custom Handbags
Custom Handbags
Oney Bags Lets You Design Online
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1
Heavy-Duty Man Packs
Heavy-Duty Man Packs
The Stylish AP Series Messenger Bags are Fashionably Rugged
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