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Time for From up North‘s first product review. I´ve been on the scout for a nice laptop bag lately but haven’t really found anything that meets with my needs and style. But for the last week I´ve been trying out a bag called Boarding Bag 15 H – Off white from Walk on water and I have to say that I´m really impressed with the look and feel of the bag.

First of the bag is really functional. The first pocket at the top is the padded laptop compartment and swallows my 15-inch Macbook Pro (with laptop skin) without any trouble at all. The second pocket has a couple of smaller pockets inside and a lot of room for example magazines, pens, papers and other gear. On the front of the bag there are two open pockets where you can but stuff that you need easy access to.
The outside of the bag is made up with a fake leather called PU which apparently is more environmental friendly and less plastic than the PVC that many other bags out there use. Environmental friendly = thumbs up!

The only thing I would have liked is a slightly wider strap. I tend to have a lot of stuff in my bag and think that it would be more comfortable for the shoulders if the strap was a bit wider. Other than that, marvelous!

About Walk on water
Walk on water is a swedish company thats been around since 2002 designing functional and environmental friendly accessories.
They design bags, wallets, laptop skins and accessories that are both trendy and functional. Check out their complete collection on their webpage and be sure to follow them on Twitter and Facebook.

Would you like to have a bag like this? Well you are in luck, we´re giving away a bag to one lucky person! All you have to do is to tweet the message below and write a comment on this post with your twitter username. On July 12th we´ll randomly pic the person that gets the bag. The winner will be presented in this post and on our Twitter and Facebook feeds.

Tweet this message to enter the give-away, don’t forget to write a comment below with your username on Twitter:

I really, really want to win this laptop bag by @WalkOnWater_ at @from_up_north –

Good luck guys & gals!

Update: The winner has been randomly chosen and is…
Jonny Cotsen (@jonnycotsen) Congratulations!

To all you other guys, better luck next time. Hopefully were going to have some more giveaways in the future.

Leave a comment

  • Marko Prljic

    Oh, I really really do!

    Twitter: @markoprljic

  • Billy Wan

    Thanks for sharing about this company, they’ve got some really nice products! Twitter: @sobayaki

  • Marko Prljic

    So if I don’t win I can’t even buy a bag? They don’t have an online shop? Oh, let me win!

  • Jonny Cotsen

    Twitter @jonnycotsen

    Good work guys!!

  • Gert Cornelis

    I really want it!

    twitter: @2ChevauxDesign

  • twitter: @dweeres

    Sweet bag.

  • I want it.

  • Sorry? My Twitter username is @pablolarah

  • Alexander

    Damn nice, that bag is exactly what i need for my flight to NYC!

  • I want it, I need it, I have to have it!!


  • Can I really walk on water with that bag ? :D

  • Selcuk Can Guven

    Great Design! I will post a pic of mine walking on water if I win.


  • This bag could be great with my new MacBook….The problem is my lucky…damn!!! :)

  • Juan

    That’s me :)

  • Superb bag, I want it!


  • Absolute Kreative
  • Oh, it would be really nice to win this one!


  • Marko Prljic

    Desperately searching the web to buy this bag in case I don’t win but nobody ships to my country :(. Please let me win :)

    • The winner will be picked by random so Lady Luck will decide who wins. ;)

      If you dont win, try contacting Walk on water directly. They might be able to help you out. :)

  • wow, this bag sure looks great!
    by the way, my twitter username is @nutellamadou

  • Graffitic

    I WANT IT !! Great bag! JUST TWEETED ^^

    • Graffitic

      Forgot my twitter user name is the same : Graffitic

  • Thanks for all the entries, the giveaway has now closed and the winner has been picked by random. Congratulations Jonny Cotsen (@jonnycotsen)!

  • Jonas Agerhall

    This is a fantastic bag. I use it myself every day.
    If anyone of you unlucky fellows who didn’t win this time wants to buy a bag you can find it in our shop on
    Thank you From Up North for great inspiration!

    BR @designbysilence

    • Thanks Jonas! I believe that Marko Prljic will especially delighted with your comment. ;)

  • Hi there,
    Walk on water product range is now available online… have a look.