Repairs & a Happy Baby

Baby Carrier!

We recently did a little fix to one of our customers’ old-school classic messengers. As part of the Life-Cycle program, we’ve grown our repairs service to keep old bags on the road even longer. After receiving the repair, we received this note from our happy customer and we had to share it. The picture is [...]

Life Cycle for Earth Day

Life Cycle

We are extremely excited to announce the kick-off to our Life Cycle program. We’ve always been passionate about protecting our planet and this is the most responsible thing we can do environmentally — extend the life of our existing products. We created the Timbuk2 Life Cycle to enable your Timbuk2 product to live a full [...]



2013 was one heck of a year for us at Timbuk2 Seattle! Sure, we were only around for 8 months of it, but those months were packed full of awesomeness that we won’t soon forget! It all began in May Seattle Timbuk2 Store from Bryan Timbuk2 on Vimeo. From that point forward, we dove extensively [...]

Glamorous Bike Parts

Recycled Bike Part Chandelier

Wow. We’d display these in our home/mausoleum. Recycled Bicycle Part Chandeliers Photos courtesy of stylepantry

Earth Day Recycling

Westley's Bag

One of our biggest fans Westley decided it was time to let go… “In honor of Earth Day I’ve decided to recycle one of my bags from my ridiculously large Timbuk2 collection. This was one of my very first Timbuk2 bags. It has been on a lot of journeys with me but now it’s time [...]

Power Winners

Power Commute Winner

We’re stoked to announce the winners of our Power Sweepstakes who just happen to regularly suffer from dwindling battery syndrome. The winner of the Power Commute, Chris, had his phone die at least 3 times during the Austin City Limits festival last year. He’ll be sure to bring his power-full bag to the festival next [...]

About Timbuk2

Timbuk2 San Francisco Factory

Many of you have been Timbuk2 fans for years, even decades, so we thought you might enjoy learning more about who we are, what we do, and where we do it. Last night we relaunched the About Us content on See a preview below and learn more about Timbuk2 People, Product, Environment, and Manufacturing [...]

Global Recycle Standard


Our Full-Cycle Collection launched this month and we’re extremely proud. Our Full-Cycle Classic Messenger, Amnesia Backpack, Scrunchie Tote, and Envelope Sleeve are made with 100% recycled and recyclable materials; they’re so environmentally responsible it’s almost irresponsible. Our Full-Cycle products are our first Global Recycle Standard (GRS) approved products. What does that mean? See below. Like [...]

Want to Make an Impact on Earth Day 2012?

Recycle Your Timbuk2 bag and we’ll donate your thoroughly loved messenger or pack to our recycle partners At The Crossroads (ATC) and YBike. How do Timbuk2 bags impact ATC’s work in San Francisco? An ATC counselor explains, “At The Crossroads builds relationships with youth who can be pretty hard to get to know, and Timbuk2 [...]

Recycling: Bags for YBike

YBike is a San Francisco-based non-profit that empowers local youth and adults to ride bikes via classroom and on-bike instruction on traffic safety and biking skills. We recently donated Timbuk2 recycled bags to YBike and stoked out some of their younger riders. Since our recycling program started in 2009, we’ve recycled nearly 2,000 bags. We [...]