Seattle Store Construction

Timbuk2 Seattle Store Construction

We’re hammering away at our new retail space in Seattle at 7th and Pine. Looking forward to our opening weekend on May 4! Our beloved bike racks, handmade in San Francisco by our friend Alan from Almost Scientific, will provide in-store customer bike parking and eventually, a home for our three bike share bikes. It [...]

Golden Ticket Winner!

Golden Ticket Winner Kristin

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, we are happy to announce that our first ever Timbuk2 Golden Ticket has been retrieved in the chilly town of Littleton Colorado. Our winner Kristin designed a very sweet looking bag, and upon opening it found that magic golden ticket: “Hello Timbuk2! I’ve found a golden ticket in my [...]

The Sail Bag

With America’s Cup on the mind and the Oracle boat absolutely crushing the other boats on the bay, sail cloth is on our minds. We’ve sold our super lightweight X-Pac sail cloth for years – it looks amazing on messengers – but we recently built a totally different type of sail bag. Our good friend [...]

Fan Mail: Camels

We love fan mail and the pictures that come along with it. Here is Jo and her Timbuk2 story. I’m all excited–heading home to US soon for the summer after my first year in UAE, and I ordered myself a custom tote (to match my L laptop messenger). Figured I should order ahead to give [...]

Fan Mail: Custom Messenger Love

Oh f*^k, this made our week. Love for made in San Francisco from @Jessica Kahklen (April 12, 2012). See more Timbuk2 fan mail here.

One-Of-A-Kind for Added Value

At 9 pm on March 24, the 2012 Red Hook Crit (RHC) will be ridden in Brooklyn. It’s an awesome race and so is its non-profit beneficiary, Added Value. Added Value is a Red Hook-based non-profit that promotes sustainability by operating a socially responsible urban farming enterprise. To benefit Added Value, Timbuk2 and RHC commissioned [...]

The Timbuk2 Roamin’ Reporter vol.2 (puppy edition)

Speaking to Timbuk2sters, one bag at a time. Dateline: Powell Street, Nob Hill, San Francisco, USA. Roman Numerale reporting again, live, with the Not-Be-Duped Group with the scoop. This Roamin’ Reporter stumbled upon the Happy Mr. Humphries, “the Gentleman Puppy” while the pup was on an afternoon stroll with his best pal, Alexis. Opting against [...]

New to Timbuk2: Holly

Hey, I’m Holly and this is my VERY first Timbuk2 messenger: Where did you come from? Not born, but definitely raised in the Bay Area… The 650 to be exact. Prior to Timbuk2 I worked at an “healthy energy & performance” company which is just a long, PC way of saying I worked for an [...]

Timbuk2 Showstopper: Tights & Cons

Local gal Andrea popped by the Timbuk2 office last week to drop off a fresh copy of The Poor SF Bastard Almanac. The almanac is a guide to cheap, interesting, sometimes wacky things in San Francisco. Andrea used to work for our friends and neighbors @Arc Metalworks and is currently helping her friend distribute the [...]

Meet the Stork

Jonny and JJ introduce the Stork Messenger. The Stork launches on on December 1, 2011. See more photos of the Stork Messenger here.