Fashion Dare: Would You Wear a Backpack?


For many of us, the last time we carried a backpack was the last day of high school. Backpacks may be associated with school children and outdoor activities, but there are backpack options that are chic for grownups.

It may sound crazy that backpacks showed up on high fashion runways from Alexander Wang to Kanye West. The fierce Rihanna has been spotted a few times with ultra-trendy backpacks.

These school bags are perfect for the beach, for outdoor concerts/festivals, and for hot days in the city. These bags come wrapped in luxurious prints, fabrics, and materials.

Here are a few guidelines to follow when searching for a stylish backpack: