Scout Pack- Amethyst/Ochre

By Research Unit



Creatively incorporating artisanal characteristics as well as ancient Japanese craftsmanship, the Scout Pack is a considered, well designed backpack.  Perfect for the individual on the go, the backpack comes with a detachable waterproof laptop cover that comfortably accommodates a 13” or 15”  Apple MacBook.  It has adequate space for all daily essentials and contains a zipped 100% cotton accessory bag on the inside. Meticulously hand- crafted from 100% durable cotton  canvas.  Integrating progressive design with high quality antique brass fixtures and leather pullers, all made from scratch in our factory. The canvas is water repellent. It is crafted with first grade leather details which develops a darker and softer patina with time. Our leather straps, details and finishes are tanned and milled at an old family-run tannery in Kwa-Zulu Natal in South Africa, The skins are a bi-product of the meat industry. It is then sent to our own factory in Cape Town, where it is crafted by hand. 

Material – 100% Cotton scotch guarded water repellent canvas and vegetable tanned cow leather. 

Process – Leather Parts are hand-stitched and/or polished. Entire product is machine stitched. Canvas is selected, dyed and rigorously tested to ensure quality.


40cm H x 35.5cm W x 20cm D 

Factory Warranty

10 Years from date of purchase. Please note that your warranty applies to factory faults only.  


If you are living outside of South Africa, please take note of the shipping rates at the end of your order. Depending on where you have ordered from, shipping of your parcel may take up to 10 working days. Shipping is free when ordering from South Africa