Can You Add Backpack Straps to a Duffle Bag?

In the world of travel gear, versatility is king. Whether you're jet-setting across the globe or embarking on a weekend getaway, having the right luggage can make all the difference. But what if you could have the convenience of a duffle bag and the comfort of a backpack all in one? That's where the Grid Duffle Backpack from Ekster comes into play. In this blog post, we'll explore the answer to the burning question: can you add backpack straps to a duffle bag?



Yes, You Can: The Convertible Duffle Backpack Solution

The short answer is a resounding yes! At Ekster, we've reimagined the traditional duffle bag with our innovative Grid Duffle Backpack—a game-changer for travelers seeking the perfect blend of convenience and functionality. So how exactly does it work? The Grid Duffle Backpack comes equipped with padded removable shoulder straps that can be securely attached using D-rings, offering a seamless transition from handheld to hands-free in seconds.

The Benefits of a Convertible Duffle Backpack

But why choose a convertible duffle backpack in the first place? Let's break it down:

  1. Hands-Free Convenience: By adding backpack straps to your duffle bag, you free up your hands for other tasks, whether it's navigating through crowded airports or simply enjoying a leisurely stroll through the city.
  2. Enhanced Comfort: With the added comfort of padded shoulder straps, you can say goodbye to the discomfort of lugging around a heavy bag for extended periods.
  3. Versatile Use Cases: The Grid Duffle Backpack offers unparalleled versatility, allowing you to switch between carrying styles based on your needs and preferences. Whether you're commuting to work or embarking on a weekend adventure, this backpack has you covered.



Try the Grid Duffle Backpack for Effortless Travel

But what sets the Grid Duffle Backpack apart from other convertible duffle bags on the market? Here are some key features that make it a standout choice:

  1. 2-in-1 Adaptable Carry: The Grid Duffle Backpack offers unparalleled versatility with its 2-in-1 adaptable carry system. Whether you prefer the convenience of backpack straps or the classic duffle handles, this bag has you covered. Easily switch between carrying styles with removable padded backpack straps, tuckable duffel handles, and two top-grab handles for added flexibility.
  2. Easy Access: Say goodbye to fumbling through your bag with the Grid Duffle Backpack's easy access design. Its clamshell split opening allows for effortless packing and organization, while a quick top zipper provides instant access to your laptops and tablets. Plus, keep your smaller items safe and secure in the waterproof and RFID blocking outer pocket, ensuring peace of mind wherever your adventures take you.
  3. Internal Organization: Stay organized on the go with the Grid Duffle Backpack's thoughtfully designed interior. Featuring zipped dual interior compartments, a quick access padded 13” laptop compartment, and elastic mesh pockets for your tech and sunglasses, everything has its place. Whether you're a digital nomad or a weekend warrior, this backpack has space for all your essentials.
  4. External Storage: Need extra room for gear? No problem. The Grid Duffle Backpack boasts ample external storage options to accommodate your belongings. Adjustable side straps are perfect for securing items like a tripod, while two bottom straps offer convenient storage for a towel or jacket. Plus, a waterproof zipped pocket provides quick-grab access to your essentials, ensuring you're always prepared for whatever comes your way.
  5. Recycled Water-Resistant Materials: At Ekster, sustainability is a top priority. That's why the Grid Duffle Backpack is crafted from water-resistant 600D and recycled materials (rPET), minimizing environmental impact without compromising on quality. With a protective frame to keep your tech safe and waterproof and tamper-proof zippers for added security, this backpack is as durable as it is eco-friendly.


See It in Action: Watch the Tutorial Video

Ready to see the Grid Duffle Backpack in action? Check out this YouTube video that demonstrates how easy it is to add backpack straps to our versatile duffle bag.



Convertible duffle backpacks allow you to add backpack straps to a duffle bag, transforming it into the ultimate travel companion. With its convertible design, anti-theft features, weatherproof materials, and sustainable construction, the Grid Duffle Backpack is a game-changer for adventurers seeking both protection and functionality on the go. So why settle for a traditional duffle bag when you can have the best of both worlds? Upgrade to the Grid Duffle Backpack today and experience travel like never before.



About Ekster

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We started with upgrading the traditional leather wallet, making it easier to use and harder to lose. Now, we're taking on the rest of your essentials to make each day easier for you.

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