Factory Holiday Party

52 people attended our annual factory holiday party on Saturday night. Members of our factory team and their families enjoyed a seafood feast and raffle prizes that included digital cameras and cash money. It was a very festive event and everyone was sufficiently stuffed when the headed home. Members of Timbuk2′s sewing team and their [...]

Our Safari Collection

We blogged about a giraffe print messenger in Jan 2009. Many of you expressed love so we plotted (and hunted) to produce a safari collection. This month our giraffe, zebra and python messengers launched. They’re made in our San Francisco factory and feature old school Timbuk2 woven labels that are Banana Republic circa 1995. Animal [...]

Latkas in the House

The smell of fried potatoes is wafting through the office right now. COOP is making latkas, we’re smothering them in sour cream and apple sauce, the story of Hanukkah is playing in the background and the guys are showing off their dreidel skills. Happy sigh. Latka frying by COOP. Dreidel spinning.

Custom Parties in the Timbuk2 Retail Store

OK fine. You can throw a party in our retail store. COOP, Jared and the retail crew will supply food and frosty beverages and make you feel like a customization messiah. See details below and email Hayesvalley@timbuk2.com for more information. COOP perfecting the Timbuk2 custom wall. Jared making something beautiful. Diana says, “Customizing bags on [...]

Celebrate World AIDS Day

Timbuk2 is proud to celebrate World AIDS Day today, Dec 1, 2010. We are continuing our work with RED by selling our (TIMBUK2)RED products and donating 5% of sales to the Global Fund to fight AIDS in Africa. The increased awareness around HIV/AIDS brought on by RED and other organization is really exciting. The Digital [...]

Fan Mail: The T2 Greyhound

Our friend Beth G recently shared this story of her retired Greyhound Jake. Beth rocks the Dimebag like no one else can. From Beth G: I have a retired racing greyhound. Jake is a laid back, friendly big guy. He is now a therapy dog at Falcon’s Landing, a retirement center for military retirees. Jake [...]

The SF Grid Messenger is Live

You voted and we built it. The SF Grid Messenger with the red boot is live. We built a limited quantity in our San Francisco factory so get yours while it’s hot. The SF Grid messenger with the red boot is the third bag we’ve built because you voted for it. Our Racing Stripe Messenger [...]

B-Roll on the Dome Cam

Jordan rode around the city with this dome cam to get B-roll for our laptop messenger comparison video. We’re superhightech. The dome came we used to get B-roll for our laptop messenger comparison video The finished product.

Pierce Street Showstopper

Ah the morning ritual. Pants, check. Coffee, check. Messenger, check. This Timbuk2 showstopper looked very happy to be awake on a sunny morning in San Francisco. See more Timbuk2 showstoppers here. A Timbuk2 showstopper waking up in San Francisco.

Timbuk2 Top Tube Covers

We had a great time at the SF Bike Expo this weekend. We sewed top tube covers, talked about bikes, drooled over bike parts we don’t need but must have and enjoyed the community. Thanks to everyone who stopped by our booth. Fong sewing custom top tube covers at the SF Bike Expo. COOP pumping [...]