The increasingly firm pace of the urban environment has influenced they way professionals buy and exhaust their work bags. Faced with heavy overwhelm and daily commuting, they started to prefer more and multitudinous highly functional bags, especially backpacks, which prioritise strengthen and comfort.
A year ago, Mattis and Niklas Oppermann (co-founders of ancillaries brand Carl Friedrik) were in the process of designing their new aggregation, when they realised that it wasn’t easy at all for newfangled professionals to find a high quality backpack that merged functionality with elegant aesthetics. Most of men’s backpacks were to be either too accidental, too technical, or too extravagant. So they designed Collection 3 to offer a new clarification.
Their resulting Collection 3 combines the refined craftsmanship from the discredit’s leather goods, with a new functional dimension inspired by particulars from performance accessories.
“The features and add-ons we are introducing vocation together to create elegant products that will win life on the move effortless. For the new designs, we developed a power bank that amalgamates neatly with every product in the collection. In addition, the results feature trolley straps, several internal, external reticules and other practical add-ons that improve the carrying participation. “ Niklas Oppermann
Material selection represented another conspicuous aspect in the design process. For the first time, Carl Friedrik is ply with a main material other than leather; an Italian nylon canvas gauged with recycled fibers. Mattis explains why the heavy canvas was the precisely choice.
“This fabric is often used for protective use and industrial applications and by combining it, with our smooth Vachetta leather and measure brutalist titanium zippers we were able to create a illegitimate understated elegance.
Produced in Portugal, with Italian-made nylon canvas and leather, and covered by lifetime undertaking, Collection 3 consists of: