2012 Social Wrap Hits

Back to School Sweepstake Timbuk2

So we made it past the apocalypse and now we’re ready to look back at this wonderful year as we head for another spin around the sun. We’ve decided to put together the greatest Timbuk2 social hits of 2012, so here you have them! Cheers and to another great year. Honorable Mention: We’re happy to [...]

Good Gift Winners

Cyclist Winner Sweep

We sent out the emails to our lucky Personality Sweepstake winners and here you have em’! They’ll be ready to hit the road, the yoga studio or head to the airport with their good gifts. Alyssa from Boston will be ready to trot the globe with her new Timbuk2 Co-Pilot, Bucky Accessories, Lonely Planet Books [...]

We Like to Party

Holiday Party!

The time of year has come for office holiday parties, ah yes, those awkward gatherings lubricated by human’s best friend and worst enemy, alcohol. While your company party theme involves ugly sweaters, includes small talk about the weather and your plans for vacation — we take these gatherings very seriously. Our official Holiday Party Taskforce [...]

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 [...]

Giants Fever


For the second time in three years the San Francisco Giants won the World Series and baseball fever swept over the City. Our office was far from immune to the baseball frenzy as many Timbuk2ers had closely followed the hometown team throughout the topsy-turvy season. Groups from the office went out to the ballpark together, some [...]

The IKAT AutumnEffect


We teamed up with the kind folks at Keep Company for a fun photo contest on Instagram featuring a very special San Francisco Custom Messenger made with the vibrant IKAT fabric. To win this hip getup, follow @timbuk2designs and @keepcompany on Instagram and snap up your shots using the hashtag #autumneffect.   Contest rules: Open [...]


Timbuk2Fans 4

We recently launched Timbuk2Fans.com as a tribute to Timbuk2 fans who romp around the world with trusty Timbuk2 companions. Within a few minutes of letting our fans know about the new site, we were seeing requests to allow for submissions! We were stoked to see this level of enthusiasm and were scratching our heads as to [...]

Back to School

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It’s that time of year again when students hit the snooze button and beg for a few more minutes of sleep. 8 am classes await and rushing out of the house is part of the routine. To spruce things up for the return to the classroom, we thought we’d give away some amazing prizes in [...]

Timbuk2 Knife Roll

Knife Bag

A few years ago we received a request from a certain Chef Johnny to produce a knife roll. As a huge Timbuk2 fan, he was certain that we could make something awesome for all the chefs who roll up their knives in makeshift bags or hand-me-downs from their friends and family. It certainly wasn’t the [...]

Timbuk2 at the CMWC


We had a blast in Chicago at the Cycle Messenger World Championships (CMWC). The event was held in blistering hot heat (95+degrees!) and was even interrupted by one of the wildest summer storms in Chicago’s history. We reconnected with our roots and chatted put the Especial Messenger to the test in this fun event. With [...]