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Harlington Backpack in Sandstone

(1 customer review)

£120.00

A traditionally rugged pack with fold top access for a beautifully simple carry, protected from the weather by our signature waxed canvas. Perfect for casual weekends away, or the urban every day adventure.

A Slim Casual Backpack with Vintage Appeal
–  Smart & simple storage across the bag
–  Fold top design for quick access to daily carry needs
–  Fits a 15″ laptop, peripherals, a sweater & snacks

Design Details
–  Colour: Sandstone Brown
–  Also Available in Slate Grey
–  Dimensions: 48 x 38 x 10 cm
–  Capacity: 18 litres

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- Free UK Delivery Over £60
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The Harlington

Waxed Canvas Backpack


TOUGHENED WAXED COTTON & GENUINE LEATHER

Explore town, city & country with the Harlington. Designed to be a solution for contemporary travel, whether you are looking for a commuter backpack, or a daily carry option look no further. The roll top design wraps up essentials, protected inside the weather resistant waxed canvas outer of the bag.

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BUILT TO LAST

Travel with confidence with a backpack built to take on the unpredictability of daily travel through town, city & country.

The Harlington is crafted with a densely woven waxed cotton canvas. A material renowned for its strength, durability, and weather resistance.

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SHAPED FOR COMFORT

Big enough to fit a laptop, clothes and more, but compact enough to maintain comfort on the daily.

We shaped this bag to comfortably fit all frames with ergonomically cushioned shoulder straps & back panel.

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POCKETS FOR ALL

Aiming to simplify life on the move from work to the weekend, we made sure the Harlington has pockets inside and out for every purpose.

External pockets to the front & rear of the bag give you the speed you need to access safely secured essentials in a pinch.

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FLEXIBLE CARRY

The outside of the bag maintains a heritage vintage backpack styling. On the inside find a protected 15″ laptop or document sleeve, accessory pouches and pockets

A roll top backpack designed to keep your day organised at work and the weekend.

WAXED COTTON CANVAS

The Harlington has been built with our signature cotton canvas, that has been densely woven and wax treated, along with genuine cowhide leather detailing. A process designed to enhance, strengthen and stylise the pack, but crucially bring the bag a resistance to moisture.

First appropriated by Scottish Mariners in the 1500s, waxed canvas has been a historically fundamental fabric for life in the outdoors, so it became a natural fit for our bags.

WHY PEOPLE ARE CHOOSING OLDFIELD

1-10 of 13 reviews
  1. Good rucksack. A sternum strap would of been good.

  2. Quick efficient service

  3. Professional efficient service

  4. Delivery was prompt

  5. Awsooooooome

  6. Fantastic info and communication.

  7. A lovely hand written note accompanied the bag. A lovely touch!

  8. Really helpful service and quick delivery

  9. Easy to order and order received very quickly

  10. Very easy and great communication including a lovely, personal card from the founder.

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TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

–  Weather resistant waxed canvas backpack
–  Protected 15″ laptop sleeve
–  Roll top design for quick and secure access
–  Cross compression straps
–  Exterior quick access zip pockets for valuables
–  Ergonomic straps for every day comfort
–  Soft cushioned back panel

Each element is made with durable materials that are built to last with functionality at the core.

–  Densely woven waxed cotton canvas outer
–  Wax treated cowhide leather straps & details
–  Rust resistant alloy rivets and hardware
–  Soft touch polyester cotton interior

Colour: Sandstone Brown
Also Available in Slate Grey
Capacity: 18 litres
Dimensions: 48 x 38 x 10 cm
Weight: 1.3kg

The Harlington has been constructed using our signature densely woven cotton canvas and genuine cowhide leather detailing, which have both been given a wax treatment. A process designed to enhance, strengthen and stylise the pack, but crucially bring the bag a resistance to moisture. First appropriated by Scottish Mariners in the 1500s, waxed canvas has been a historically fundamental fabric for life in the outdoors, so it became a natural fit for our bags.

We look for materials that are rugged and durable, but it’s also crucial that they age well. Over time, the waxed cotton will soften and conform to the way in which you use it and a patina will develop. The combination of exposure to the hot sun, driving rain, and the movements of your body, will lighten the color in the creases of the waxed fabric to create your own unique wear patterns. It truly is a thing of beauty.

The cowhide leather detailing is again treated with a wax coating, which enhances the fibres of the leather for a soft touch and an increased durability and moisture resistance. Like the waxed canvas, with use a natural patina will form onto the leather, unique to your piece and the journey in which you travel.

The beauty achieved when combining waxed treated canvas & leather naturally commands a need for a specialist workshop with the experience needed to shape something special. However marrying up the rugged durability of waxed cotton & leather, with the design for comfort and flexibility needed from an everyday carry option, complicates the production process profoundly.

So the task of finding a production partner grew increasingly hard for us. After some time trying to figure out the impossible, we were introduced to a boutique workshop located in mainland China who have the experience required to specialise in crafting high quality bags using these difficult materials, who are able to produce unusually small production runs to support our early days business, and importantly have a full understanding of the value created from maintaining excellent conditions of work. As soon as the mail arrived delivering our first test sample we knew we made the best decision. In fact, with our first sample we had so much confidence in what we had, that later that day we officially launched Oldfield onto the web, and have since never looked back.

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THE HARLINGTON BACKPACK

AVAILABLE IN TWO COLOURWAYS

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    Harlington Backpack in Sandstone

    £120.00
  • Waxed Cotton Canvas and Leather Backpack Rucksack - Menswear Denim Rugged Style Outfit - The Harlington in Slate by OldfieldWaxed Cotton Canvas and Leather Backpack Rucksack - Menswear Denim Rugged Style Outfit - The Harlington in Slate by Oldfield

    Harlington Backpack in Slate

    £120.00