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Timbuk2 Custom Manufacturing in San Francisco

From 2000 – 2011, on average 17 manufacturers a day shut down in America. 25 years after Rob Honeycutt began hand sewing bags in his garage in San Francisco, Timbuk2 continues to manufacture in the heart of the city. As Timbuk2 continues to grow we remain committed to building our Custom Bags in San Francisco’s [...]

#beersinbags

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Cheers to ‘Merica. Timbuk2 has had a long love story with beer, and to celebrate this independence day, we’re giving you a chance to win 3 of our Hunchback trunk racks. Instagram your Timbuk2 with your favorite frosty beverage using the hashtag #beersinbags. The 2 most-liked photos will win a Hunchback and we’ll pick the [...]

ArtCrank Seattle

ArtCrank Timbuk2

We’ve partnered up with ArtCrank for a series of shows in Seattle, San Francisco, Chicago, Denver and Portland and we couldn’t be more excited. What began as a small show in 2007 in Minneapolis has now become a traveling road-show to celebrate bike culture through art. ARTCRANK is a poster show about bicycles dedicated to [...]

Sweepstakes Winner!

Bike Commute Sweepstakes Winner

We’re stoked to announce that David S. from Westerville Ohio is the very lucky winner of our Bike Commute Sweepstakes. Thanks to our partners Raleigh, Knog, Kryptonite and Lazer Helmets, we really had an awesome set bike gear to give away. Meet David: Name: David S. Age: 30 Where You live: close to Columbus, Ohio [...]

Look, an improved site!

Quick View

We’ve been toiling and toiling here at Timbuk2 to improve our website and move away from the stone ages. We’ve been carving through some treacherous terrain and putting our blood sweat and tears into some new features we hope will make getting your favorite bags even easier. That may have sounded a bit dramatic…but we’re [...]

Carol from Youthmade

Youthmade Intern Carol

Meet Carol, our newest intern from SFMade and their YouthMade program. Carol has been helping us around the office completing a multitude of tasks and being awesome. It’s always a pleasure to have an enthusiastic teen helping out. Learn more about her involvement at Timbuk2 and what she’s all about below. My name is Carol [...]

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 [...]

Samahope WIYB

Dr. Roberts Samahope

In our second What’s in Your Bag feature from Samahope we take a peek into the life and daily carry of Dr. Robert in Uganda. Samahope helps crowdfund donations for heroic doctors who provide life-changing surgeries for women and children in low-income countries in sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, and Latin America. Meet Dr. Robert: Dr. [...]

Fire-Resistant Bag

Timbuk2 bags withstand fire

We occasionally get amazing stories from our community of bags saving their lives in bicycling and motorcycle accidents. Recently we received this letter from Jim, truly a story that we were amazed by: Dear Timbuk2, There is a quick story I wanted to share with you about one of your bags which I’ve had for [...]

Red Hook Crit 2014

Red Hook Crit

The Red Hook Crit went down last weekend and will surely be remembered as one of the toughest, wettest, fixed gear criteriums to date. The conditions were nearly unbearable. Stinging cold, blustery winds, and absolutely relentless rain didn’t stop organizer David Trimble, volunteers and participants from putting together an exhilarating show. Volunteers swept away puddles, [...]