Everything You Need To Know About Leather Messenger Bags for Men and Women


Leather bags for Men are no new trend; they have been around for centuries. The most common types have been the backpack and briefcases. But lately, a rise in the trend of leather messenger bags can be seen.

What Is A Leather Messenger Bag, And Why Should You Own One?

Historically as the name suggests, messenger bags were invented particularly for messengers to easily carry postal messages and letters around and deliver them.

But with time, the ease of use and stylishness of the bag has made men from all professions invest in them.  

Messenger bags are a fusion between a strict office briefcase and a travel-friendly backpack. Leather Messenger Bags look both stylish and professional enough to be carried over formal attire to work. They are also easy to carry and spacious enough for all of your essential items, like a backpack.

Types of Leather Messenger Bags:

Whether you want to carry your gym clothes, documents, electronic devices, or your reusable water bottle, there is a type of messenger bag for each.

  • The Briefcase: A hybrid between messenger bags and briefcases. It has the particular look of a suitcase but the functionality of a Messenger Bag.
  • The Saddle Bag: These are high endurance errand-friendly bags. A little more rounded than the particular Messenger bags.
  • The Vertical Messenger: Perfect fit for your books or reusable water bottle. The dimensions of this bag are reversed compared to a usual messenger bag.
  • The Multi-Pocket: Perfect for anyone who carries things that they might need urgently. E.g., a utility worker, a plumber, etc. Or for someone who has a thing for organizing.
  • The Military Bag: Best for keeping gym wear, these bags are traditionally inspired by the messenger bags used in the military to carry important stuff to and from.

Why Should I Invest In A Leather Messenger Bag?

  • Simply put, a leather messenger bag is a classy and stylish way to carry your things to and from work.
  • The best thing about a leather messenger bag is that it can be carried easily with formal office attire and a casual weekend look.
  • If you're an avid phone user or coffee drinker, especially when on the go, the messenger bag is the perfect fit for you. No more restricting your hands with a handheld bag. Just throw the bag over your shoulder, and you are good to go.
  • Messenger bags have ample space for everything men may require to carry. From laptops and other devices to paperwork, it can fit everything in one place. Not to forget, the added compartments ensure everything stays in its place.
  • Last but not least, Leather Messenger Bags are made to last. Although a little heavy and pricier, these will easily last you a decade or even two, depending on your use.

So why wait?

Take a look at the Emerson Leather Messenger Bags collection now and choose from our beautiful collection of leather messenger bags and other leather bags for men such as briefcases, backpacks, and duffel bags.