Women backpack purses are one of the newer forms of women’s purses. They are usually a little larger than a medium sized handbag and have straps so that they can be easily carried on your back. Women backpack purses are generally informal bags, meant for casual and active attire. They come in a wide range of styles and are made of as many different materials. Back pack purses are made to be worn on the back, like backpacks, but they are usually not equipped to carry as much weight as a normal backpack. Many backpack purses have small straps that are more suited to looking stylish than to be equipped to handle much weight.
What you will see, is that you can get women backpack purses at different price points and still get good value for your money. As with most things, when purchasing women backpack purses, you pay more for higher quality. Value and quality are two very different things. Value means a fair return or equivalent in goods, services, or money for something exchanged. Quality means general excellence of standard or level. So, you can spend $10 for women backpack purses and get a women backpack purse that looks good and last a reasonable amount of time. That’s getting your money’s worth or getting a good value. You can spend $100 on women backpack purses and get a women backpack purse that is well constructed, made of better materials, and last a long time. That’s getting a product of a higher level or getting a quality product.
Women Backpack Purses, some examples:
Tignanello Handbag, Multi Backpack purse
At the upper end of the price range is the Tignanello Handbag, Multi Backpack purse. This is a stylish and well constructed womens backpack purse. Though it is still a very casual bag, it does have a touch of class because of it’s fine, pebble grain leather and ‘clean’ stitching. Macys.com ($145.00)
Tignanello Handbag, Multi Backpack purse features:
- Leather; Lining: polyester
- Tignanello bag
- Pebble grain leather
- Top handle strap and backpack shoulder straps
- Top zip closure
- Front zip pocket; front flap pocket; shiny silver hardware
- Interior features polyester lining; zip pocket; 2 slip pockets
- 10-1/2″ W x 10+ H x 4″ D
Baggallini Urban Backpack
The Baggallini Urban Backpack, can be worn as a sling bag or a comfortable backpack. This is one of the mid-level women backpack purses. This is a great utility women backpack purse that combines style with functionality. It has plenty of storage compartments to store all your things, including two zippered pockets on the outside. The Baggallini Urban Backpack is very affordable. It comes in several colors. azur, tomato, expresso, dark olive, charcoal, coral, mushroom, parrot, navy, pewter, khaki, and black. You can get the Baggallini Urban Backpack at Amazon.com (
Baggallini Urban Backpack
- Constructed from nylon
- Wipe with a damp cloth
- The outside has zippered pockets on both the front and the back.
- The organized interior makes it easy to find whatever you are looking for.
- Unzipping sides
- Two zippered pockets, a cell phone pocket, lipstick and pen holders, pockets for ID and credit cards
- The sides are gusseted to keep items secure
- The Baggallini Urban Backpack, is made from lightweight water resistant fabric.
- 12″ x 11″ x 3.5″ 14 oz
This is one of the women backpack purses that is on the lower end of the spectrum. That does not mean that it is not a great value. This women backpack purses constructions is done genuine lambskin leather and it has a lot of storage compartments. The buttery soft finish feels good and looks good. This backpack purse is small so don’t expect to pack too much. You can get the Maxam Italian Mosaic Design women leather backpack purse at Amazon.com (
Maxam Italian Mosaic Design women leather backpack purse
- genuine lambskin leather
- Fashionable Buckle-Style Fold Over Flap
- Two Exterior Zippered Pockets
- Hand Straps
- Adjustable Backpack Straps
- Measures 8-1/2″ x 11″ x 3″