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Do You Wear Backpacks?


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bradey bradey 9 years
No one wears a backpack as a fashion statement. They're for a purpose. Who cares if they're "dorky?" They may be used for school purposes, but we aren't in high school anymore...
mouldy mouldy 9 years
well, when every other work day i carry a 15 inch laptop and a DSLR camera....a backpack it is. unless i decide to carry 3 different bags...for different things.
RoyalBlueMoss RoyalBlueMoss 9 years
Hell No.
trouble450 trouble450 9 years
I have a small one I use for a purse. Mush easier on my shoulder and when I put it on proper, leaves me hands free for shopping. I don't care if I am a dork, I make it work.
i_love_miu i_love_miu 9 years
backpacks are great, much better than shoulder pain from a heavy tote, but I do love my Crumpler messenger bag, almost as comfortable as a backpack, but in the form of a messenger bag
liaochiling liaochiling 9 years
can't live without it.
soleilbell soleilbell 9 years
So....EW! I mean, backpacks are good to lug around heavy things in, but if I need to carry a lot of stuff, I prefer oversized totes. They usually look better with any given outfit, and aren't so awkward. Also, they're easier to keep an eye on simply because it's a bit harder to watch your back.
hkmarks hkmarks 9 years
Yes-- although I probably shouldn't quite so much. I switch to a smaller bag when I can. I need a nice laptop bag in backpack format though. All the ones I can find are huge and masculine. I can't handle tote bags at all. They fall right off my shoulders.
inertia inertia 9 years
NOOO, never ever ever. I live in Tokyo and the backpack screams "tourist/recently arrived foreigner." It's even more touristy than a camera, because there are plenty of Tokyo locals who enjoy photography as a hobby, but no one who lives here carries a backpack unless they're actually going camping. On the other hand, if you really ARE a tourist and cannot speak a word of Japanese, this is probably an effective way to get shop assistants to practice their English on you.
linday_love linday_love 9 years
nooo not even in middle,high,or elemantry.
sfbutterfly24 sfbutterfly24 9 years
love my bag pack especially when riding on MUNI or BART. It also doesnt hurt that I have a bag addiction which also includes the back packs but they are all cute and fun bags!!
JaimeLeah526 JaimeLeah526 9 years
When hiking I would but usually don't have to. It's not something I'd wear to be fashionable. I'd rather carry a big bag for all my stuff.
BeachBarbie BeachBarbie 9 years
Nope. They have never been my cup of tea. :shrug:
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
Zari Zari 9 years
on traveling,hiking and camping.i'd def carry a backpack
lizzylu49 lizzylu49 9 years
No way. Haven't worn one since middle school.
sskatherine sskatherine 9 years
I use a timbuk2 shoulder bag almost every day. It's perfect for bike riding.
simplyfab87 simplyfab87 9 years
What else would I carry around my books in? Totes hurt my shoulder
Jude-C Jude-C 9 years
Well, they are better than a fanny pack, but that's about it.
Lizzard214 Lizzard214 9 years
I wear a one strap cross the body one for walking to work and any other outdoors activity. But it's cute, so don't worry.
Dana18 Dana18 9 years
NIC84 NIC84 9 years
emalove emalove 9 years
Nope...hate them. Even when I was student, I always preferred a messenger-style bag.
Greentea1203 Greentea1203 9 years
glam-sugar glam-sugar 9 years
Only for activities like going to the gym and the occasional camping trip.
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