Modern unisex sling bags ooze style and quality and are quite ergonomic to boot. Known as cross-body bags, they an excellent replacement for traditional backpacks that hurt your shoulder and ruin your posture over time.
Most sling bags come with padded compartments and zippers for sunglasses, keys, phone, make-up as well as other handy items.
In this post, I’ll share my favorite sling bags for 2018 that cater to both men and women as a great utility and fashion accessory.
Wildcraft’s sling bags are functional, trendy, lightweight, weather resilient and attractive. They’re great for going shopping, camping, going to college or hiking.
With this trendy unisex sling bag made of nylon, you can give your casual looks real polish. The bag’s length is roughly 12 inches and height is 9 inches. The bag comes with 3 compartments and an adjustable shoulder strap. It is water resistant. While it is a great travel bag, it is somewhat too small for college students.
- The bag is lightweight with an adjustable shoulder strap.
- Made from durable, water-resistant fabrics.
- Most people complained that the bag is too small for office- and college.
- Users didn’t like that the bag comes without protective padding for mobile devices.
This shoulder bag for men and women is made from the reliable polyester material. The bag’s dimensions are 14.6 x 9.1 x 5.5 inches, making it an easy choice for shoppers, students, and hikers. Offering unbelievable storage with robust zippers, the bag also comes with adjustable shoulder straps.
There is a place for a water bottle in a mesh pocket. In fact, the bag comes with loads of compartments for every kind of gadget. For valuable items, it has an RFID blocking anti-theft pocket. Stylish, lightweight and slim, it is made from water-resistant material. You can also wear this sling bag in a number of ways. Wear it over your shoulder or in front of you across the chest. And last but not least, the bag comes with a lifetime warranty.
- Super stylish looking, slim and lightweight.
- Well-made and ample space for everything.
- There appeared to be no negative comments from customers
Meru has brought out this popular ergonomic cross-body sling bag as a lightweight replacement for your backpack.
It is super comfy to carry because of the Memory Foam Strap. It’s a teardrop-shaped backpack with a padded backing. Dimensions for the bag are 19.5″ x 11.5″ with 8,5 liters of interior space.
The bag has been designed to give you easy access to all the compartments without having to remove it. There are interior zippered storage pockets and a separate, insulated tablet compartment with a zip closure. Cell phones and credit cards have their own dedicated spots. You can also carry a water bottle in the sling bag. This grey is a super, versatile color but there are plenty of other colors and prints for you to choose from. The sling bag comes with a 1-year free product replacement warranty.
- A light, durable bag with multiple pockets.
- A well-padded strap with quick-release buckle.
- Lots of trendy colors to choose from.
- Very few gripes about this bag. Some people just like to find fault and one or two complained that there are no dividers inside any of the pockets for storing small items such as pens.
Are You Ready to Ditch your Backpack?
Being organized with all your accessories doesn’t only mean being practical. Sling bags can be an elegant embellishment to any outfit too. Trends come and go but modern men and women rely heavily on sling bags in all styles and colors which allow them to keep all those must-have essentials organized and safe in zippered compartments.
The following 3 sling bags I reviewed are suitable for either men or women. There are sling bag especially for men and women if you’re interested, although my personal preference is something that works for both sexes, so I can share them with other members in my household easily.