Award winning Baby Bag - theManhattan Backpack was announced as a winner at the 2020 Junior Design Awards. Read morehere.
It is our mission to provide products that make parenting life easier, and the new and improved 2-Way Manhattan Backpack Baby Bag in Tan does exactly that.
Unisex, practical and versatile, this hands-free nappy bag alternative has been designed with the perfect blend of fashion and function in mind for busy, on-the-go parents.
Thermally insulated pockets- Your favourite VANCHI Backpack now features two must-have insulated bottle/food pockets that will take the hassle out of being out and about for extended periods of time.
Side access pocket -We know all about the parenting juggle so we have designed a clever zippered rear side pocket for items you need quick access to, without having to take your Manhattan off! There is also a new top zippered pocket so you don't need to even open your backpack to get those quick grab items like your keys or wallet. Also a great travel feature as this anti-theft pocket will keep your important things safe.
Matching premium vegan leather pram clips - From a family day out, to travelling or managing multiple children, you can covert your Manhattan from Backpack to Pram Bag in a clip, which means it's perfect for any occasion. The Manhattan Backpack is our top pick for keeping you organised, stylish, and most importantly, hands free!
Personalise your Manhattan - NEW! Turn your Backpack into a truly bespoke piece by adding a personalised luggage tag with special initials, your name, or dates embossed. Starting from just $9.95 with your Manhattan.
'This bag is so so perfect. I’ve had quite a few nappy bags since having my son and this is by far my favourite! It’s big enough to fit everything you need and somehow everything is still accessible. I love having it on my back to keep my hands free so I can chase my little man easily.' - Lauren G.
Read more of our 5-star reviews from verified customers below.
Made from premium vegan leather with just enough structure to make it easy to access your items, but relaxed enough not to feel bulky
Convert your Manhattan into a pram bag with matching vegan leather pram clips that securely attach your backpack to your handle bar in a flash
Comes with a large padded change mat with vegan leather closure.
Durable, wipe-clean water-resistant lining for ease of use
2 x spacious insulated bottle holder pockets to keep your bottles/food items at your desired temperature, longer
2 x additional elasticized pockets to separate food, bottles, clothing & nappy change items
Inbuilt padded laptop or tech sleeve, perfect for even the largest of tablets or portable devices or simply to divide and store various items
1 x zippered interior privacy pocket perfect for items you need quick access to
Spacious zippered front pocket with key clip.
2 zippered rear external pockets -The ingenious side zippered anti-theft pocket is ideal for when you are wearing your backpack and need access to emergency wipes or essentials without removing your backpack, or want to keep important items secure when travelling. Top pocket is handy for items that you want easy access to without opening the main backpack.
Back wall is padded for extra comfort whilst wearing your backpack
2 exterior drink bottle/baby bottle pockets for the ultimate in quick grab convenience
Comfortable adjustable shoulder straps and convenient grab handle
Double main zipper closure for easy and convenient access
Handy D ring attachment to clip on dummy holders, or key rings, or express yourself with a personalised luggage tag or bag charm/tassel
4 Metal feet at base of bag to help protect from wear and tear
Dimensions: 32L 39H 16D cm gusset
Whether it’s a well-deserved present for yourself, or a gift for another, it doesn’t get more personal than a one-of-a-kind bag. Our new embossing service is sure to make you stand out from the crowd.
The best part - its so easy!
Step 1- ClickAdd a personalised Luggage Tag, and select either "Yes (up to 3 characters)" *or "Yes (4-8 characters)"
Step 2-Enter the characters you would like to have embossed
Step 3 -Head to the checkout!
Head to our Personalisation page here for hints and tips on choosing the perfect combination.
To add a Heart emoji, simply place a * where you would like the heart. For example:
• RQ* = RQ
• A*H = A♥︎H
Please note, where you place the heart decides what style the heart will be. A heart between two letters will be one heart (#1 below), and a heart at the end will be two hearts (#2 below). If you would like something different, please leave a note with your order and we will do our best to accomodate your request.
The VANCHI Premium Vegan Leather range is made from a 100% animal free, PVC free, extremely high grade, man made material known as PU. This product is extremely hard wearing and durable making it the perfect option for a frequently used bag or nappy bag.
Spot clean internals with a damp cloth. Spot clean exterior with a damp cloth. Spot clean or hand wash padded changing mat.
One Bag Purchased = One Tree Planted
When you order a VANCHI Nappy Bag you are supporting the restoration of over 6 million trees across Australia in 2020.
We have partnered withOne Tree Planted to help restore the Australian landscape back to health and have committed to purchasing at least one tree for every VANCHI Nappy Bag sold.
Following your order, if you would like to receive a personalized tree certificate to say thanks for your donation, just send us an email. One tree planted can also send you updates on their Australian project, so you can track the impact your trees are having on the community and environment.
We love getting your stuff to you, quickly!
All orders placed before midday (AEST) on a business day are shipped the same day. Orders placed after midday will be shipped the following business day.
Australia Shipping Standard Shipping: 2-6 Business Days - $9.95 Express Post: Next Business Day - $14.95
New Zealand Shipping Standard NZ Shipping: 4-9 Business Days - $9.95 NZ Express Courier Post: 2-4 Business Days - $19.95
International Shipping (All Other Countries) International Express Post: 2-4 Business Days - $49.95
* Please note Personalised orders will require an additional 3-5 business days to process
**Please note - Due to the unfolding COVID-19 situation, some International orders may experience delays due to reductions in flights and capacity. Our shipping partners domestically are aiming to continue as normal at this time. We will keep you updated about any changes to this information.
Purchasing a Nappy Bag is a big decision, and we know you’ll want to get it just right. Although we’re sure you’ll agree that VANCHI's look stunning in pictures, they look even better in real life (#nofilter) and there’s nothing like getting all touchy feely with a bag to know that it’s right for you. That’s why we offer the Love-At-First-Touch Guarantee – we know you’ll love the feel of our high quality materials, but to give you peace of mind and confidence in your decision we offer 14 day full-refund returns if you’re not 100% smitten with your VANCHI.