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Signature Commuter Backpack - Open Story™

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$49.99 when purchased online

About this item

Fit & style

  • Backpack measures 16" x 12" x 6"
  • Internal capacity of 19L
  • Fits laptops up to 15"
  • Durable Exterior: Coated, water-repellent nylon construction
  • 5yr limited warranty
  • InStyle’s Best Compact Backpack October 2023 Award Winner

Description

Get from point A to B with your style intact when you sport the Commuter Backpack from Open Story™. Simple and streamlined with space for what you need, it has a dedicated laptop compartment, an exterior zip pocket with swivel key holder, a large interior compartment and an elastic side pocket perfect for keeping your water bottle or umbrella close at hand. This tote-style backpack can be carried two ways or slipped over a suitcase handle for versatility that moves with you throughout your day — whether you're half a block from home or halfway across the globe.

For travelers by travelers. Open Story offers stylish luggage and accessories designed for modern adventure seekers. With thoughtful attention to detail, Open Story is ideal for every type of trip — always ready to explore with you, again and again.
Dimensions (Overall): 16 Inches (H) x 12 Inches (W) x 6 Inches (D)
Weight: 1.76 Pounds
Suggested Age: 18 Years and Up
Shell Material: Nylon
Bag Structure: Softside
Interior Features: Mesh Pocket, Padded Laptop Pocket, Tablet Pocket, RFID Blocking, Organizer Pocket
Exterior Features: Water Bottle Pocket, Padded Shoulder Straps, Zip Pocket, Heavy Duty Zipper, Trolley Sleeve
Main Compartment Closure: Zip Closure
Fabric Name: Woven
Capacity (Volume): 18 Liter
Used For: Travel, School
Fits Laptop: Up to 15 Inches
Battery: No Battery Used
Care & Cleaning: Spot or Wipe Clean
Warranty: 5 Year Limited Warranty. To obtain a copy of the manufacturer's or supplier's warranty for this item prior to purchasing the item, please call Target Guest Services at 1-800-591-3869
TCIN: 79859152
UPC: 618842421589
Item Number (DPCI): 069-10-0028
Origin: Imported
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it.

Shipping details

Estimated ship dimensions: 17 inches length x 13.4 inches width x 2 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1.65 pounds

Return details

This item can be returned to any Target store or Target.com.
This item must be returned within 365 days of the date it was purchased in store, shipped, delivered by a Shipt shopper, or made ready for pickup.
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Q: What is the weight of thr backpack?

submitted by Barbara - 9 months ago
  • A: Hello, the weight of this backpack is 1.76 pounds, thanks for your question.

    submitted byOlivet Rep - 8 months ago
    Brand expert

Q: Can I wash this backpack in the washing machine?

submitted by Ari - 3 years ago
  • A: Hello Ari - We recommend to spot clean your backpack with a damp cloth. Using a washing machine is not recommended. Thanks,

    submitted byOlivet Guest Relations - 3 years ago
    Brand expert
  • A: I have hand washed it due to a sauce stain and the bookbag still looks pristine.

    submitted byAtresleche - 11 months ago
  • A: Hello Ari - The manufacturer suggests you spot or wipe clean the backpack. Thanks for stopping by! - Beth

    submitted byBeth - 2 years ago
    Target staff support

Q: Can a hydroflask fit in the side pocket or is the pocket too smll?

submitted by jenna - 3 years ago
  • A: Hello Jenna, An 18oz hydroflask would fit into the side pocket, thank you for your interest!

    submitted byOlivet Guest Relations - 3 years ago
    Brand expert
  • A: I am able to put my 32 oz Wide Mouth hydroflask into the water bottle pocket. It fits very snug. It does take a bit of revenue from what will be able to fit inside though.

    submitted byAtresleche - 11 months ago
  • A: regular hydroflask bottles will fit - not extra wide jugs.

    submitted byAube - 3 years ago

Q: Can I use this Backpack for school like carrying binders, notebooks, etc.?

submitted by Darlene - 2 years ago
  • A: Yes, it can fit a few inch binders and notebooks.

    submitted byAtresleche - 11 months ago
  • A: Hello Darlene - This is a fantastic choice for a school use! It has a large main compartment to hold your books and binders, including an interior laptop sleeve to hold your laptop. It also has multiple zip/pouch compartments to hold all of your belongings. Thanks!

    submitted byOlivet Rep - 2 years ago
    Brand expert

Q: Can you use this backpack as a personal item on an airplane?

submitted by Bob - 2 years ago
  • A: Hello Bob - Thanks for asking. Keep in mind the dimensions (Overall): 16 Inches (H) x 12 Inches (W) x 6 Inches (D) and it would depend on the airports regulations & discretion. We'd advise you to reach out to the airport for regulations on items that can be carried on board their airplanes. Have a good day. - David

    submitted byTarget Team Member - 2 years ago
    Target staff support
  • A: Yes, I have used it multiple times on different flights as a personal item.

    submitted byAtresleche - 11 months ago

Q: Do the handles get in the way of the back of your head while wearing? They look awfully big & loopy.

submitted by Diane - 3 years ago
  • A: Hi Diane - We appreciate your interest in this backpack. The handles are designed to not cause discomfort to your head while wear it. We hope you enjoy it! Thanks for reaching out! - Chris

    submitted byChris - 3 years ago
    Target staff support
  • A: I personally have not felt discomfort of the handles when wearing the backpack. The handles are very sturdy and well made that it's great if you plan to carry your backpack with the handles.

    submitted byAtresleche - 11 months ago

Q: I've seen pictures of this backpack in an olive green but I can't find it for sale anywhere. Is it going to be made in that color again or can I purchase it directly from the manufacturer?

submitted by Kim - 2 months ago
  • A: Hello Kim, The olive green color is no longer sold at Target or produced by the manufacturer.

    submitted byMD - 2 months ago

Q: Is this backpack for everyone of any gender?

submitted by Aeon - 4 months ago
  • A: Hi Aeon, Thanks for reaching out. Yes this Commuter Backpack can be used by any gender. Thanks,

    submitted byOlivet Rep - 4 months ago
    Brand expert

Q: is this backpack waterproof?

submitted by Isarime - 6 months ago
  • A: Hello, This commuter backpack does have a water resistant treatment added to the main fabric, so yes it is considered water resistant but not waterproof. Thanks!

    submitted byMD - 5 months ago

Q: Will this bag be able to fit a 16in laptop inside it and still have room for books and other things needed for class?

submitted by Lindsey - 7 months ago
  • A: Hi Lindsey - This bag has a padded laptop sleeve that fits a laptop up to 16" and with a spacious main compartment it will fit additional books, etc

    submitted byMD - 5 months ago
4.6 out of 5 stars with 1035 reviews
87% would recommend
356 recommendations
quality: 4.6 out of 5
value: 4.48 out of 5

Laptop backpack

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Jaimejill76 - 11 days ago, Verified purchaser
The color, it was exactly as pictured and what I needed
quality: 5 out of 5
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Perfect backpack but....

4 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
JodiB - 11 days ago, Verified purchaser
I love this backpack. It fits exactly what I need it to, isn't too heavy, has nicely padded straps for those heavier loads. My ONE complaint, however, is the zipper on the front pocket. I wish they'd gone for function over form - it's cute but when the main part of the backpack is full, you cannot get your hand in comfortably. I constantly have zipper scratches on my hands. 5 star if it weren't for that.
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Beautiful Backpack

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Omi22 - 17 days ago, Verified purchaser
This backpack is beautiful and stylish. I haven’t used it yet but I’m confident it will meet my travel needs.
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Just ok

3 out of 5 stars
Thumbs down graphic, would not recommend
Kitte - 22 days ago, Verified purchaser
It’s ok. It’s smaller than you think and the front pocket is slim. Only good for daily light use, not great for travel IMO
value: 2 out of 5
quality: 3 out of 5
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Beautiful, sturdy, sleek

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
LAinTX - 23 days ago
I have had this bag for a couple of years & it's held up so well. It's cute, sturdy & really good quality. I'd definitely buy it again but don't need to at this point :)
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Smart design

4 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Christiann282 - 23 days ago, Verified purchaser
Design is perfect for my work laptop and accessories. Great for travel. Minus a star because the material/fabric is basic and I don’t love it, but can’t go wrong with the black color.
value: 5 out of 5
quality: 4 out of 5
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She's a werk bag

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
sctargetlady - 1 month ago
I really needed a new work bag and loved the look but I was hesitant because I thought it would be too small. But it’s actually the perfect size! It fits my large water bottle in the side pocket and the inner pockets are 👌🏻. It was a little more than I was wanting to spend but definitely worth it.
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Awesome buy

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
heretohelp - 1 month ago, Verified purchaser
As a teacher, this is the perfect backpack for work! Just the right amount of space but not too big. Cute and stylish. Have had for several months and it still looks new. Great quality.
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Great!! Love it. Would recommend

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Rose - 1 month ago, Verified purchaser
This bag is great. Perfect for a laptop and has lots of inner storage for other items.
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Best back pack ever

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Kimberly - 2 months ago
Most of my backpacks are broken or really old looking by the end of the semester but this backpack looks amazing it's not ripped anywhere it has truly taken a beating, I carry heavy stuff in there all the time. It does gets dirty but very easy to clean I'm definitely buying again
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Looks spendy, good price

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
New England Vegetarian - 2 months ago, Verified purchaser
Gave as a gift and it was loved by the recipient. They said it looked “expensive” so I’d say it’s a great value for the price.
quality: 5 out of 5
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Bought it again i loved it so much

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Band89 - 2 months ago, Verified purchaser
This is the perfect bag for work. I keep my laptop in it and some paperwork and it’s the perfect size and has a great amount of space. I love that it has several pockets. I can put the laptop in one, paperwork in another, snacks in one and then some gum and other randoms in the front. I bought the exact same bag again for my trip to Disneyworld and it was the best. My husband even carried it around and didn’t mind the look at all. Highly recommend!!!
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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A must have travel item

5 out of 5 stars
SaraSaysWhat - 2 months ago, Verified purchaser
This bag is durable and despite its size extremely spacious. It has a laptop holder that keeps my computer safe. The bag stays upright, the straps are cushioned for all-day sight-seeing, and the material is so easy to clean in case of spills.
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Good bag for work!

4 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Laura1015 - 2 months ago, Verified purchaser
I like this backpack, I’ve used it for almost a year now. Easy to clean, very durable and fits a lot. The zipper isn’t my favorite and half the time scratches up my hand but not a big deal. I do get lots of compliments on it!
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Travel bag

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Meredith - 2 months ago, Verified purchaser
Perfect traveling bag to carry laptop and all cords needed. Perfect for a weekend get away can pack all the essentials in this bag. The materials is also very easy to clean from any spill.
value: 5 out of 5
quality: 4 out of 5
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Would buy again

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Areum - 3 months ago, Verified purchaser
Simplistic design and great quality. Have bought this for myself and my family
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Backpack

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Ginny - 3 months ago, Verified purchaser
This backpack is very durable and stylish! I love it
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Love

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
exilewillow - 3 months ago, Verified purchaser
Love this bag pack! I’m a teacher and a grad student - perfect bag for carrying all the books, binders and a laptop!
quality: 5 out of 5
value: 5 out of 5
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Cut my finger

2 out of 5 stars
Thumbs down graphic, would not recommend
Cynthia - 3 months ago, Verified purchaser
Less than a year wearing it almost everyday and the material frayed and the plastic inside poked through to cut my finger. Tossed in the garbage
quality: 2 out of 5
value: 3 out of 5
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Love it

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
TM - 3 months ago, Verified purchaser
Holds what I need and is easy to wear or carry, plus easily attaches to my suitcase.
value: 5 out of 5
quality: 5 out of 5
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