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Backpacks Eastpak

Considered as fashion accessories that give a touch of style to some, or for equipment practices for others, the backpacks are bags widely used in our societies. If you want to combine style and functionality, the backpack Eastpak – monument in the history of the bag – is without any doubt the model that you need. Handy, lightweight and xdr-tb, this equipment will meet all your expectations, choose your model among our wide selection of articles of the eponymous brand !

The backpack Eastpak, a national historic landmark

Staple of playgrounds, schools, colleges and university campuses, the backpack Eastpak has quickly become a reference in the middle of the bags. The american brand, created in the 1950s marked the kick on from generation to generation. The students of today are using it as school material, and for many other uses, as have their big brothers and before them, their parents. A success that is mainly due to the quality of design of these models is guaranteed for 30 years, designed the basis for the army corps of uncle Sam.

Durability, construction and strength

Originally, the american company founded by Monte Goldman called Eastern Canvas Products USA Inc. with the aim of creating a backpack designed to equip the GI s. The words are " durability, construction and strength ". A slogan that fits perfectly to the skin of the backpack EastPak that we still know today.

Building on the success of its "duffle-bags" (bags of sailors), renowned for their strength, Goldman is chosen by the Pentagon to modernize the equipment of the american troops. Until the 1970s, the firm then produces a series of equipment designed from the Cordura fabric used by the IM for its resistant properties. These past years at the service of the us armed forces allow the brand to build a reputation.

Quickly, the reputation of the brand around the globe. In the 70's, the soldiers get rid of their bags for new, it is then that the backpack Eastpak came to Europe, picked up by the students who use it as school material. In addition to its resistant properties, the model presents one side sober, but an aesthetic that is rapidly transforming into a fashion accessory. The modes are linked and everyone appropriates the backpack eastpack by customizing it to its own with the help of pins, for example.

In the 1980s, the backpack Eastpak celebrates its consecration and pushes the doors of Hollywood on the shoulders of Marty Mc Fly at the occasion of the release of the first film " Back to the Future ". After which, the "Padded Returnity" becomes the model, the undeniable mark that all students have a quarrel. 80s to today, all the young generations have worn this model of backpacks that is no more. The ranges have evolved now to respond to the expectations of a wider audience, but still retain the properties ultrarésistantes who have made their success. Find the equipment you like from our wide selection.