Author archive for Trakke

  • Aug312017
    comparing waxed canvas colour and patina
    Article

    Waxed Canvas Colour: Which One Should I Choose?

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    A colour says a lot about a person, but choosing a waxed canvas colour that fits your personality and...

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  • Aug292017
    backpack or messenger bag: which to choose?
    Article

    Backpack or Messenger Bag: Which to choose?

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    Sometimes it’s hard to work out what kind of bag would suit your need. Typically, it boils down to...

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  • Aug292017
    Is waxed canvas waterproof? Here you can see water beading on the waxed fabric.
    Article

    Is Waxed Canvas Waterproof?

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    One of the most common questions we get asked is ‘Is waxed canvas waterproof?’ With many brands favouring modern...

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  • Aug222017
    A man wearing a Camo Assynt 17 Backpack by Trakke in the Glasgow Botanic Gardens train station.
    Article

    Urban Exploring in Glasgow: Botanics Subway Station

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    Sometimes it can be hard to escape the city to search for an adventure. Luckily, the city is our...

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  • Aug042017
    A history of camouflage: A man wearing camouflage clothing and face-paint.
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    Deception by Design: A Brief History of Camouflage

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    From the embattled trenches that scarred French fields, though deep and dark jungles of the Vietnam war to the...

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  • Jul052017
    • People drinking beer at the Glasgow Hypermarket
    • A Dj at the Glasgow Hypermarket in SWG3
    • Sitting outside at the SWG3 Yardworks during the Glasgow Hypermarket.
    • Trakke Bags at the Glasgow Hypermarket at SWG3
    • The latest furniture designs from Local Heroes
    • Pouring cocktails at the Glasgow Hypermarket
    • McNair Shirts display their wares at the Glavanizers at SWG3 for Glasgow Hypermarket
    • Habiib Home display some mid-century furniture at the hypermarket in Glasgow
    • The Buffalo Truck serves fried chicken streetfood at the Glasgow Hypermarket
    • People laughing at the Glasgow Hypermarket.
    • making cocktails at the Glasgow hypermarket
    • Hoos at the Glasgow Hypermarket
    • Nicole Bidoli launches her new collection at the Glasgow Hypermarket
    • The Century General Store Market Stall at the Glasgow Hypermarket.
    Article

    Hypermarket: Glasgow

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    Beginning life as the Customs & Excise market were we invited young brands and designers to to show the world their...

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  • Jun292017
    • Free camping on Elafonisi Beach, Crete.
    • Walking through Chania, Crete, wearing a Storr Hand Luggage backpack
    • Looking at the old venetian harbour in Chania, Crete.
    • old buildings meet new in chania, greece
    • Eating a watermelon and plums in crete
    • Sun Loungers set up on Elafonisi Beach in Crete
    • The venetian lighthouse in Chania, Crete
    • Sleeping in a hammock while free camping in Greece
    • The sunset over the water in Crete
    • Free camping on falassarna beach, crete
    • Free camping in greece on Sougia beach
    • The road to sougia, crete
    • Finding a place to wild camp in greece while wearing a storr backpack by trakke
    • waking up to the sunrise on elafonisi beach
    • Boarding a plane with the waxed canvas storr backpack by trakke
    Article

    Free Camping in Greece

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    Early in June, we were looking for a low-cost holiday to Europe. We weren’t too picky about where –...

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  • Jun292017
    A flatlay of a Storr Travel Backpack, and everything you need for a week of free camping in europe.
    Article

    How to Pack: Hand-Luggage Only

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    Travelling with hand luggage only is a bit of an art form. Most airlines have strict regulations for the...

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  • Jun262017
    Article

    How to Pack the Storr Backpack

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    How to pack the Storr hand-luggage backpack for a week of free-camping in Crete. You’ll be amazed how much...

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  • May122017
    Trakke Stockists in London: Outdoor People at the Netil Market.
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    Trakke Stockists

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    For a long time, our bags have only been available online, from us, direct – but recently we’ve made...

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