This sturdy and virtually indestructible kids backpack comes to you all the way from Down Under. Crumpler is an Australian manufacturer of super tough bags. Their range includes carry-ons, messenger bags and hiking packs.
Inside the kids Baby Anchovy bag (shown here), there is a large inner pocket for books and lunch boxes and two outer pouches for drinks bottles. The back pad is padded for comfort and there are reflective strips built in, especially useful if your kid bikes to school. This bag has been designed for boys and girls between 3 and 5 years old and comes in 4 attractive colors. These bags are not cheap but the quality is undeniable. You can order one direct from Crumplerbags.com priced at $55.