How can you tell a fake fjallraven Kanken?

Genuine Kånkens have double-stitched seams that are straight, use YKK zips with the Fjällräven logo on one side and the Fox logo on the other, and product tags are made from thick card that show the bag colour and barcode.

Is Kånken worth the hype?

Is a Kånken Backpack Worth It? If you want a casual, day pack, then it is a good backpack for that purpose. It is comfortable, practical and the minimalistic style can be quite appealing as well.

Are fjallraven Kanken backpacks still cool?

Axelhed said that backpack, the Fjällräven Kånken, has remained almost unchanged since it was introduced just ahead of the 1978 school year. The first year, the company sold 400 backpacks; a year later the number jumped to 30,000. The Fjällräven Kånken remains the best-selling product in Fenix Outdoor’s catalog.

How much is Kånken Classic?

New (17) from $63.42 & FREE Shipping.

Does Amazon sell real Kankens?

No, the only real kankens that are sold on Amazon are sold through NetRush. You can tell if the bag is coming from NetRush by looking under the Buy button. It should say “Ships from and sold by NetRush.” If it doesn’t, then it’s fake.

Is Kånken classic good for school?

It’s decent enough for school and it even works well as a carry-on, since it’s basically weightless and you can fit a bunch of stuff in it. On the other hand, it’s pretty expensive for pretty much a piece of fabric. With so little pockets and extra features, it’s kind of hard to justify such a high price tag.

What does Kånken mean in Swedish?

“to carry
“Kånken” simply means “to carry”! In Sweden, an experienced walker or adventurer who traverses the great Scandinavian outdoors is known as “a true Arctic fox”.

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What’s so special about Kanken backpacks?

Water-Resistant Fjällräven Kankens are brilliantly water-resistant. Vinylon F, the synthetic fabric they are made from, behaves more like a natural fibre and swells as it becomes damp. As it swells, the gaps between the woven fibres close more and thus it becomes more resistant to water penetration.

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