Author archive for Trakke

  • Nov102017
    a flock of north ronaldsay sheep on the shore who make a great merino alternative
    Article

    The Unlikely Flock of North Ronaldsay

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    A Merino Alternative To survive the cold snap last year, we released the Lunan – a hat made from...

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  • Nov062017
    3 men stand next to each other looking out over a view of a fjord and mountain
    Article

    Adventure Diaries: Alex Ingle – The Greenland Expedition

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    Alex Ingle is a photographer and glaciologist specialising in marine research.  On his Greenland expedition, he worked alongside the CALVE research team...

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  • Sep222017
    packing a black trakke bag ready for shipping
    Article

    IMPORTANT CHANGES: Orders & Shipping

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      Over the last few years, we’ve always made bags to order. That means you’ve been waiting for up...

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  • Sep192017
    Article

    Fingal: Best School Backpack of 2017

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    With schools back in session, the good people at Tutora have featured our Fingal Backpack in their ‘Best School Backpack...

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  • Sep122017
    A man wearing a Trakke Assynt 28 backpack stands on top of a mountain called Beinn an Lochan in Scotland.
    Article

    Eco-Friendly Bags: An Overview

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    As an outdoor lifestyle brand, we care about the environment a lot. Nature is our playground, and want to...

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  • Aug312017
    What size bag do I need? Where will you be using it?
    Article

    What Size Bag Do I Need?

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    In this post we’ll try and answer another common question we get here at Trakke Basecamp. “What size bag...

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  • 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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