The Saint Laurent Backpacks Buying Guide
Demonstrating the sleek style and French irreverence the Parisian fashion house is renowned for, Saint Laurent’s men’s backpacks deserve a place in every accessories line-up. From printed canvas styles to suede, matt and croc-embossed leather, Saint Laurent’s backpacks are well on their way to becoming modern classics. Ahead, take a look at our Saint Laurent backpacks buying guide, which will help you narrow down the styles that work best for you and how to care for them properly.
The Most Wanted Men’s Saint Laurent Backpacks
Saint Laurent’s City Backpack
Thanks to its generous interior, durable construction and luxurious brand detailing, the City backpack has been established itself as a signature piece in Saint Laurent’s line-up. Available in a range of colors and designs, including black washed leather and camouflage-print gabardine, each City backpack comes complete with the house's gold emblem stamped at the front. Made in Italy, this style also has a larger ‘Giant City’ version and a ‘Laptop City’ design for safely stowing away your technology.
Saint Laurent’s Sac De Jour Backpack
A backpack will get plenty of use over the years, especially one that looks as good as Saint Laurent’s sleek Sac De Jour backpack. Softly constructed in Italy from grained leather in a choice of colors or crocodile-embossed leather for a textural alternative, this backpack features a brand-embossed flap front and adjustable leather shoulder straps. It boasts an interior pocket, cotton lining and inner drawstring closure for a functional finish.
Saint Laurent’s Rivington Race Backpack
Saint Laurent’s Rivington Race backpack is smart enough to take to the office, and functional enough for weekends away. The expert craftsmanship is enhanced by the cylindrical design, flap top and leather-reinforced bottom. It comes complete with buckled compression straps, and a logo-engraved metal plaque.
The Men's Saint Laurent Backpacks Sizing Guide
The size of your Saint Laurent backpack will vary depending on the design you choose, The City backpack is H41CM x W31CM x D22CM, while the Giant City version is larger at H47CM x W36CM X D30CM.
The Nuxx backpack is one of Saint Laurent’s smaller styles at H14.4” x W13.3” x D5.5”, while the Sid backpack is H13.6” x W11.7” X D5.8”.
How To Care For Your Men's Saint Laurent Backpacks
How you clean and maintain your Saint Laurent backpack will depend on the material it is made from.
• To clean bags that are made from canvas, use a soft, damp cloth that is dipped in a mild laundry detergent and mixed with warm water to spot clean dirt and remove marks.
• To clean Saint Laurent backpacks that are made from leather, we would advise working a specialist leather cleaner into the bag with a suitable leather-cleaning brush. We would also recommend protecting your leather bag with an appropriate leather cream.
• We would advise cleaning your suede backpacks with a dry, clean cloth or use a specialty suede brush. A new eraser can also be used to remove any stains on your suede bag.
- How do I know my Saint Laurent backpack is real?
All Saint Laurent backpacks come with designer tags attached and a dust bag. We would advise checking the finish and the stitching on your backpack to ensure it meets the brand’s high standards, as well as the spelling and style of Saint Laurent logos and branding.
Saint Laurent products are sold by Saint Laurent retail and outlet stores, as well as authorized retailers and department stores.
- How much is the average Saint Laurent backpack?
Saint Laurent backpacks for men cost between £575 for the Teddy canva backpack with an all-over palm print, to £2067 for the fleece-covered City backpack. The popular Sac De Jour style retails for around £1580.
- Are Saint Laurent backpack made from leather?
Some Saint Laurent backpacks are made from leather, and come in a choice of finishes including smooth, matt and embossed. Other backpacks are crafted from suede, or durable canvas with sleek leather trims.
Most backpacks are made in italy, and are finished to a high standard from premium materials.