All You Need to Know About The Duffel Bag

All You Need to Know About The Duffel Bag

What Is Duffel Bag?

In UK it is a tube-shaped cloth bag with a circular bottom and a thick string at the top that is used to close it and carry it, but in US it is a long bag used for carrying clothes, etc. when you are travelling

Duffel Bag or Duffle Bag?

Both spelling are correct and still in use, in England (UK-English) duffle is correct and in America (US-English) Duffel is correct, but duffel has been the preferred spelling since the World War II.

Duffle Bag Origin and Why Is It Called A Duffle Bag?

Most sources noticed that it takes from the town in Belgium, near Antwerp where first duffel bag was made with thick  woolen cloth used to make the bag. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the word dates back to 1649, used to describe ‘a coarse woollen cloth having a thick nap or frieze’. The earliest reference of the word specifically referring to a duffel bag is 1768.

Are duffel bags practical?

If you need bigger bag than backpack, this bag is designed to use as a carry on like backpack, and has enough room for clothing, and extra pocket for your pieces and bits. This bag also can accommodate all those last minute items or holiday  purchase. This duffel bag is great travel companion, easy to carry and quick to pack.

Leather Duffel Bag

You can check our duffel bag collection, we have great design for business trip with additional detachable zipped pouch for your technology devices. When the duffel stored in the cabin baggage, you can still carry your tech. devices with the pouch. Duffel bag with vegetable tanned leather is prefect combination. Not only durable and versatile but also stylish and timeless, moreover with heirloom quality can pass down to the next generation.

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