The heated debate over whether an iPad can replace a Mac as a day-to-day workhorse shows no sign of abating. One way of evading the crossfire is to plump for both, but to do that you need a bag that can conveniently accommodate the two devices for when you’re on the move.
Pad & Quill’s Small Briefcase ($219) is one of the Minneapolis company’s latest compact leather and canvas solutions for carrying an iPad Pro and a 13-inch MacBook Pro, along with more traditional study/business miscellanea, so we looked at whether it can live up to its billing.
Pad & Quill puts lots of effort into its packaging, and the small briefcase was no different. Little touches like the well-designed welcome tags, manufacturing backstory and genuine craftsman’s signature on the stitching continue this tradition. It’s fun to open and sets up the product as a nice gift option.