Chicago Peep Show

Timbuk2 custom bag in Chicago

To say we’re excited about opening our doors in Chicago (this Saturday!), would be quite the understatement. We are so pumped to join this thriving community of bike riders (hello Chainlink), craft beer drinkers, L train riders, Lakefront runners, bladers and cruisers, blues listeners, hot dog eaters, Diivy bike share lovers, that we couldn’t not [...]

Divvy and Timbuk2

Chicago Divvy

Chicago’s new bike-share program, Divvy, has been a huge success since it’s launch earlier this year. With 3,000 bikes spread over 300 stations throughout the Windy City, the iconic blue bikes can be spotted everywhere. We’ve teamed up with our friends in Chicago and are giving away 10 Timbuk2 Custom Bags. It’s simple, all you [...]

Distilled Launch Party

Distilled Collection Party

Our headquarters hosted a party to celebrate the launch of our new Distilled Collection yesterday. We showed off the new bags, toured folks through our office and custom bag factory and explained the new direction for these elegant waxed canvas bags. It wouldn’t be a party without food and drink so we brought in our [...]

Distilled Collection

Walker Backpack

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our Distilled Collection. Available exclusively on timbuk2.com and in Timbuk2′s San Francisco and Seattle stores, Distilled is our most grown up collection to date. Crafted in heavy duty canvas with leather details and intelligent pocketing, the collection is comprised of three styles – the Walker Backpack, Proof [...]

R3DNA and Timbuk2

R3DNA + Timbuk2

We’ve been working hard on making our company more sustainable from the ground up. We’re in the process of developing a steady repairs program and have teamed up with Terracycle to limit our waste from hitting the landfill. Along the same lines, we’ve teamed up with R3DNA whose mission is “Reclaim, Repurpose, Reborn”. Every year [...]

Timbuk2 Bikes to Work

Bicycle Friendly Business Award

As most of you know, we’re all big fans of cycling at Timbuk2. We ride to work, have a free bike-share program at our retail locations, make bags for folks who ride…well we could go on, you get the idea. May is National Bike to Work Month and the perfect time to celebrate cycling and [...]

Puppy Wins in Unicorn

Uber Unicorn Winners

Another stunner from the @Uber_Unicorn. Uber Unicorn driver Sofian picked this pup and his best friends to be yesterday’s lucky winners because puppies and unicorns are always a good combo. There have been 26 lucky winners thus far, and the final four winners of our December Timbuk2 + Uber partnership will be chosen today and [...]

Timbuk2 + Uber

Timbuk2 + Uber

We are for bikes, but sometimes you just can’t, won’t, or don’t want to ride. In times like those, we Uber. Uber is an on-demand car service, born in San Francisco that connects professional licensed drivers with riders via a very smart iPhone or Android app. Press the request button and within minutes a car [...]

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

SFGiants2012

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 [...]