T2 In The Pacific Northwest

The Timbuk2 product creation team did our seasonal trend/inspiration/research trip in Seattle this season. We pick a different city in North America every season and spend a couple days getting the vibe of what people are wearing, what shops need, and general trends. This helps our Product Managers and Designers get inspired and ready for [...]

Recycled Thoughts: Month of Thanks

Week 4: This is the last week of the “Month of Thanks”. We really want to thank all of our loyal fans for participating in the past few recycling program blog posts because, without our fans recycling their old bags and writing to us, the program would be a lost cause. Lastly, we want to [...]

Recycled Thoughts: Month of Thanks

Week 3: The Recycling Program received a fancy bag the other day! This is a very rare piece of Timbuk2 art… In 2005, we partnered with a group of selected artists and featured their artwork on panels of the Classic Messenger bags as part of our Artist Originals Program. Only a limited quantity of bags [...]

Recycled Thoughts: Month of Thanks

Week 2: In the Bag Recycling Program, we received another awesome letter from a grateful customer! This bag was a favorite to Whitney and her son  and we sent it to wonderful home that will cherish it as much as they did! Whitney, we really appreciate your letter and generosity to our program! Thank you [...]

Recycled Thoughts: Month of Thanks

We are starting the month of November off right! We are very thankful to have fans who love the brand as much as WE DO! As part of our bag recycling program, we encourage our customers to tell us the memories that are tied to their bag. So every week in this month of thanks, [...]

Recycled Bags for (RED)

During the month of April, Timbuk2 fans contributed more than 100 bags to our bag recycling program on behalf of (RED). Thanks to (RED), all the bags will be given to Community Health Workers in Zambia who will use the bags to transport medical supplies and other essentials used in their daily work. Our man [...]

Love Your Mother (RED)

Happy Earth Day people! Seems fitting to give y’all an update on our bag recycling program on this fine day. Throughout the month of April, Timbuk2 is partnering with (RED)™ to deliver Timbuk2’s recycled bags to Community Health Workers in Zambia. We’ve received more than 70 recycled bags so far! These bags will be headed [...]

Not Your Average Shipping Bag

Recently Timbuk2 fan Jennifer sent us a note explaining how she transformed a Timbuk2 shipping bag into a lightweight waterproof tote. She explained, “I just wanted to let you know that when I received my recent order of the Getaway and the Sam’s and was very excited to pull out my bags. However I was [...]

200 Recycled Bags

We recently hit a very cool milestone. 200 bags donated to our bag recycling program! Timbuk2′s recycled bags are donated to the San Francisco based non-profit, At The Crossroads (ATC). The economy has been tough on organizations like ATC but founder, Rob Gitin, and his team have dug in and ensure their service level to [...]

Recycle Your Bag

Just in case you are not aware we have a sic recycle your bag program. You recycle your bag, you get 20% off and we give the bag to At the Crossroads, who puts it in the hands of those in need. If he can do it… so can you! Trading the old small messenger [...]