We’re big fans of Mack Weldon’s new Ion Series — our Associate Editor Nick Caruso swears by its dopp kit when traveling — and now it has added a versatile backpack to the collection. The Ion Convertible Backpack ($148) can actually function as a backpack, briefcase or a messenger bag (with removable and detachable smart straps), but looks bespoke and professional. It has a water-resistant exterior and comes with nine compartments, which can house anything from a 15-inch MacBook Pro to a nice pair of Oxfords. It also has a built-in 10,000 mAh power bank so you can charge your phone without being tethered to the airport’s outlet. We haven’t tried it out yet, but by the looks of it, this could be a really great travel backpack.

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