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Bairn Pro Messenger
Bairn Pro Messenger
Bairn Pro Messenger
Bairn Pro Messenger
Bairn Pro Messenger
Bairn Pro Messenger
Bairn Pro Messenger

Bairn Pro Messenger

3 Reviews
Regular price $379.00 Sale price$315.00
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Our Wee Bairn has a new big brother.

Boasting a 15-inch laptop sleeve, three zipped compartments, a handy key clip, two water bottle holders, COBRA QuickRelease buckles, a rear-facing carrying handle, and a removable padded shoulder strap, the Bairn Pro Messenger Bag really has it all.

  • Volume - 12 Litres


The Bairn Pro Messenger builds on our ever popular Bairn Messenger.

There's even more interior space, 15/16-inch laptop sleeve, heritage styling and the unbeatable AustriAlpin COBRA buckles.


All of our waxed canvas products are covered by our Lifetime guarantee, unless otherwise stated.

We offer a free repairs service that covers defects in workmanship & materials.


Every Bairn Pro Messenger Bag is handmade by a small team of super talented machinists.

Located inside SWG3 in Glasgow, Scotland

Introducing the Bairn Pro Messenger Bag: The Perfect Blend of Style and Functionality

Upgrade your everyday carry with the Bairn Pro Messenger Bag, a meticulously crafted accessory designed to meet all your daily needs in style. With its impressive features and attention to detail, this luxurious and sophisticated bag is a game-changer for professionals, students, and travelers alike.

Ample Storage Capacity and Organisation:
Never compromise on space again. The Bairn Pro Messenger Bag offers a generous 15-inch laptop sleeve, ensuring your valuable device stays secure and protected during your commute or travels. Additionally, the zippered internal pocket allows you to store essential documents, pens, and small electronics, keeping them within easy reach.

Effortless Accessibility:
Say goodbye to fumbling for your belongings. Our thoughtfully designed bag features two exterior zippered compartments, providing quick access to frequently used items like your phone, wallet, or travel tickets. No more rummaging through your bag when you're on the move!

Secure and Convenient:
We understand the importance of keeping your belongings safe. That's why the Bairn Pro Messenger Bag is equipped with COBRA QuickRelease buckles, renowned for their reliability and durability. Rest easy knowing that your bag is secured tightly, giving you peace of mind wherever you go. The convenient key clip ensures that your keys are always within reach, saving you time and frustration.

Stay Hydrated on the Go:
We know hydration is essential for a productive day. The Bairn Pro Messenger Bag features two dedicated water bottle holders, conveniently placed on the sides for easy access. Stay refreshed and stay focused, no matter how busy your schedule is.

Comfortable and Versatile:
Designed for your utmost comfort, the Bairn Pro Messenger Bag offers a padded shoulder strap that can be adjusted to your preferred length. Whether you're commuting on foot, cycling, or navigating crowded spaces, this bag will stay comfortably in place. Additionally, the rear-facing carrying handle provides an alternative carrying option when needed.

Daily needs:
Experience the epitome of style and functionality with the Bairn Pro Messenger Bag. Upgrade your daily routine and make a statement with this meticulously designed accessory that combines convenience, security, and unparalleled style. Order your Bairn Pro Messenger Bag today and redefine how you carry your everyday.

Model: Bairn Pro Messenger

Dimensions: H x 30cm, W x 38cm, D x 10cm
Colour: Black, Olive, Whisky, Port
Volume: 11.4 Litres
Weight: 1.3kg
Fits: 15" Laptop Fabric: Ventile Dry 520
Webbing: Cotton
Maximum Strap Length: 135cm
Minimum Strap Length: 74cm
Padded Strap: Removeable
Hardware: Stainless Steel, COBRA QuickRelease 25mm



  • We ship Monday - Thursday. We do not ship on Friday.
  • Orders placed after 3pm may be dispatched the next working day.
  • UK Delivery - Next Working Day (from dispatch date)
  • International Delivery - 3-9 Working Days (from dispatch date)
  • Fully tracked & signed for.
  • Carriers: DPD & UPS
  • EU orders are shipped Duty Paid.
  • International (non-EU) orders may be subject to customs duties, local sales tax and handling charges.


    • Free UK Returns.
    • Orders must be returned within 90 days of delivery.
    • Sample Sale orders must be returned within 28 days of delivery.
    • Items must be clean, unused and in sellable condition.
    • International returns must be made at your own expense. 
    • Any customs duties, local sales taxes and handling charges are non-refundable. Note that EU orders may now be subject to these charges.
    • Please note that if you choose not to pay customs charges, your order will be returned to us, and you will be refunded for the price of the product. We will not refund your original shipping cost or customs charges. 
    • To expedite our returns process, we do not offer exchanges. 
    • For health reasons, Face Masks are non-returnable.
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    Perfect work bag

    I absolutely adore my bairn pro. The style is perfect for my work environment. The canvas is lovely and sturdy, and the size is ideal. I can carry everything I need for a variety of projects, including my coffee, without lugging around an enormous pack. The bairn pro might be the perfect mid sized messenger.

    Simon R.
    United Kingdom United Kingdom

    A gear nerd writes

    A couple of concerns stopped me from buying the original Bairn. I like to have quick access to some things (like keys, wallet, notebook and pencil) and there was no way to get at your stuff without unbuckling and lifting the flap. I also felt the volume was low given that your water bottle will need to go inside the bag. Bairn Pro solves these problems with the front zipped pockets, bottle holders and slightly larger overall size. I wasn’t sure if it’d feel too big, as I wanted something compact not a large messenger bag, but it’s actually just right for my commuting days. First observations: - The materials and construction look and feel first class, it’s noticeably not a mass-produced bag. - The fabric is robust, giving the bag a stout and solid feel. It’s not floppy and will keep its shape. - The Cobra buckles are pleasingly over-engineered and addictive to click open and closed. - Haven’t had foul weather experience yet, but the design of the flap looks like it should keep rain out of the inside of the bag, which can be a weakness with satchels. - The laptop sleeve hangs well clear of the bottom of the bag and is padded, your machine is well protected. - If I want to work on the train, or anywhere where there isn't a table, the bag can comfortably lie flat on my lap and provides a platform for my 13" Macbook to sit on at a good working height. - The interior zipped pocket doesn’t have much volume to it and will only really work for quite flat things, also it's not big enough for a full sized iPad - good for a Kindle or possibly iPad mini. The main front pocket is large and should fit most tablets. - It’s probably heavier than a Cordura / plastic fittings equivalent would be, but doesn't really feel that way. - I initially thought the small clip on the key leash in the right front zipper pocket was plastic, which wouldn’t have fit well with the all fabric and metal construction. It’s actually black-coated aluminium, a decent little item. It'd be easy enough to get it off and replace with your own carabiner if preferred. - I got the port version as I'm a bit bored with always carrying a black bag. The web site pictures do a fair job of representing how the colour actually looks, so if you like those you would probably be satisfied with it. - Brown paper packaging, no throwaway plastic. Good! Overall I’m very pleased with this bag, my first from Trakke. Would buy again, if I don’t die before it wears out.

    Simon H.
    United Kingdom United Kingdom

    Great Design & Top Quality

    I bought this, after a couple of smaller purchases from Trakke, as I was impressed with the quality of those items. I was not disappointed! This messenger bag is thoughtfully designed, well made and the the materials used are the very best available. First time I used it, at a work meeting, it was much admired - this in a very blokey setting. That's never happed before, ever!! Add great service and a lifetime guarantee - what more do you need? So good that I have already purchased a backpack from Trakke and love that too.



    Constructed from durable dry-finish waxed canvas. AustriAlpin COBRA Quick Release 25mm buckles as standard. The world's strongest and safest.

    The internal padded laptop sleeve supports 15/16 inch laptops.

    Work with it. Walk with it. Live with it.

    Made in Glasgow and available in four colours - Black, Olive, Whisky & Port.

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    Volume (Litres)

    Volume (Litres)

    Volume (Litres)

    30 x 38 x 10

    26 x 35 x 10

    30 x 54 x 17

    Dimensions (cm)

    Dimensions (cm)

    Dimensions (cm)




    Laptop Size

    Laptop Size

    Laptop Size

    COBRA Buckles As Standard

    COBRA Variant Available

    COBRA Variant Available

    Adjustable Padded Shoulder Strap

    Adjustable Shoulder Strap

    Adjustable Padded Shoulder Strap

    Internal Zipped Pocket

    Internal Zipped Pocket

    Internal Zipped Pocket

    External Bottle Pockets

    No Bottle Pocket

    Internal Bottle Pockets





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