The Daybag

A simple waxed canvas bag for everyday needs. With leather straps, an exterior pocket, and three interior pockets for organizing smaller items, the Day Bag is a perfect size for transporting your necessities for work, school or a day trip. Fits up to a 13" laptop. 

Materials: - 15 oz. waxed duck canvas (19 oz. with wax), black YKK zipper with brass teeth, brass rivets

Made by: Peg & Awl

Made in: Pennsylvania


Inches: 9″ tall by 16″ wide by 7″ deep
Metric: 23 cm tall by 40.5 cm wide by 18 cm deep

Inches: Approximately 20″ long; 9″ shoulder drop
Metric: Approximately 51 cm long; 23 cm shoulder drop

Exterior Pocket:
Inches: 5.25″ wide (top), 6.75″ wide (bottom) by 6″ tall
Metric: 13.3 cm wide (top), 17.1 cm wide (bottom) by 15.2 cm tall

Interior Pockets:

Inches: One 6″ wide (top), 7.25″ wide (bottom) by 5.5″ tall; Two 4.25″ wide (top), 3.5″ wide (bottom) by 5.5″ tall
Metric: One 15.2 cm wide (top), 18.4 cm wide (bottom) by 14 cm tall; Two 10.8 cm wide (top), 8.9 cm wide (bottom) by 14 cm tall

Weight: Approx. 1lb

Further Reading: Constructed waxed canvas originated in the sailing industry in Scotland in the 1920s and became widely used in sportswear and apparel because of its waterproofing abilities and superb durability.

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