Waxed Canvas Bags & Accessories



    Waxed Canvas is exceptionally durable, capable of withstanding the elements and the test of time. Its water-resistant properties make it ideal for outdoor adventures or urban commutes.

    Waxed Canvas develops a unique, attractive patina over time, blending classic aesthetics with modern style.

    But it's not just about looks; it's about utility. With ample storage, our well-organised compartments, and comfortable wear, a waxed canvas backpack is the epitome of a functional, versatile, and stylish everyday carry.


    Take a look at our range of Water Resistant, Waxed Canvas Backpacks and accessories.

    All using our high quality Scottish Wax Coated Canvas in our special Dry-Finish.

    Our range of Backpacks and Messenger Bags feature everything you'll need for daily life comfortable shoulder straps, space for your laptop and more.

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    Waxed Canvas Backpacks: Durable, Stylish, and Practical

    Waxed canvas is a highly durable and water-resistant fabric that has been used for centuries in the production of outdoor gear, such as tents, tarps, and backpacks. This unique material is created by treating plain cotton canvas with a paraffin or wax-based solution, which helps to repel water and protect against the elements.

    Here are some key reasons why waxed canvas backpacks are so useful:

    1. Durability: Waxed canvas is incredibly tough and long-lasting, making it an ideal choice for backpacks that will endure frequent use and exposure to the outdoors. The waxed coating helps to prevent the fabric from fraying, tearing, or wearing down prematurely.
    2. Water Resistance: One of the most significant benefits of waxed canvas is its water-resistant properties. The wax coating acts as a barrier, preventing moisture from penetrating the fabric and keeping the contents of your backpack dry, even in rainy or damp conditions.
    3. Breathability: Despite its water-resistant nature, waxed canvas is a breathable material, allowing air to circulate and preventing the buildup of moisture and odors inside the backpack.
    4. Versatility: Waxed canvas backpacks are suitable for a wide range of activities, from outdoor adventures to daily commuting. Their rugged construction and stylish appearance make them a popular choice for both functional and fashion purposes.
    5. Patina Development: Over time, waxed canvas develops a unique patina, or a worn and aged appearance, that adds character and charm to the backpack. This natural aging process is highly desirable among many backpack enthusiasts and contributes to the overall aesthetic appeal of the product.
    6. Easy Maintenance: Waxed canvas backpacks are relatively easy to maintain. The wax coating can be reapplied periodically to restore the fabric's water resistance and protect it from wear and tear.