The Sling

Regular price €69.00
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Free shipping to DE from 99€ in 1-5 W/D.
Incl German VAT for EU orders.
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A transformable, sustainably made Crossbody Bag that converts into a Tote Bag or Backpack.

Includes:

  • Sling (Crossbody/Hip/Tote Bag)
  • Detachable Strap

Not included, but available separately:

  • Simple Shoulder Straps (transforms Sling into small Backpack. If you own any of our “Original” or “Compact” backpacks, you already have these)
  • Sling Mini (small Crossbody/Hip Bag, attachable to Sling)
  • Neck Pouch Strap (transforms Sling Mini into a Neck Pouch)

Sling

Organisation:

  • Expandable roll top transforms the Sling into a Tote Bag or a small Backpack
  • Internal organiser with 1 zippered pocket and 2 slip pockets
  • Padded quick access front pocket (for sunglasses, ear pods and other valuables)

Special characteristics:

  • Weatherproof fabric made from recycled PET bottles
  • Hidden zippers on the back allow for attachment of the Sling Mini Hip Bag
  • Can be attached to any of our backpacks using the Neck Pouch Strap
  • 2.5 to 8.5 L capacity
Also available as part of the Sling Combo and the Globetrotter Bundle.

    Sling

    Attach the Sling to any of our backpacks using the Neck Pouch Strap (available separately).
    Wayks Sling Bag on Travel Backpack
    The Sling and Sling Mini (available separately) are zipped together to form the Sling Combo.
    Wayks Sling Bag Combo

    Sling

    Weight: 0.27 kg (0.6 lbs)

    Width: 31 cm (12”)
    Depth: 10 cm (4”)

    Height:

    • With rolled top: 15 cm (6”)
    • With top filled: 38 cm (15”)

    Volume:

    • With rolled top: 2.5 L
    • With top filled: 8.5 L

      Sling Combo, Sling

      The majority of our materials are made from recycled PET bottles. We use a PFC-free, environmentally friendly water-repellency coating on our fabrics. The outside fabric has a natural, linen-like texture and feel but offers all the performance characteristics required for a functional backpack.

      Main Fabric

      • 100% Polyester (91% recycled)
      • 600 x 600 Denier
      • PFC-free coating (outside) and PU coating (inside) for waterproofing
      • Sourced from bluesign® System Partner
      Lining
      • 100% Polyester (100% recycled), 150 x 150 Denier
      • PFC-free coating (outside) and PU coating (inside) for waterproofing
      • Sourced from bluesign® System Partner
      Zippers
      • Outside: Durable YKK Natulon® luggage coil zippers (partly recycled)
      • Inside: YKK Natulon® coil zippers (partly recycled)
      • Sourced from bluesign® System Partner
      Buckles
      • Recycled plastic (black version), sourced from bluesign® System Partner
      • Durable aluminium hook for roll top closure
      Webbing
      • Diagonal twill webbing
      • 100% Nylon (100% recycled)

      Day Pack Mini, Sling Combo, Sling, Sling Mini

      Does the sand colour get dirty easily?
      No, it does not stain easily, however, dark stains are more visible than on the black version. Good to clean. Fine for everyday use. Attach rain cover when exposed to heavy rain, dirt, oil or dust. (read more)

      How should I clean the WayksOne?
      We recommend hand wash only. If necessary use gentle soap and brush. Dry well. (read more)

      See our HELP section for the full list of frequently asked questions and more detailed answers.

      DHL Express shipping available (Learn more).

      SHIPPING FEES for DHL Premium:

      • DE: Free for orders from 99€. 4€ for orders below 99€.
      • EU, UK: Free for orders from 199€. 9€ for orders below 199€. For UK, 179€ minimum order value applies.
      • CH, NO: Free for orders from 199€. 19€ for orders below 199€.
      • US, CA: 9€ for orders from 199€. 29€ for orders below 199€.
      • AU, CN, HK, IN, ID, IL, MY, NZ, SG, SA, KR, SL, RU, TW, TH, TU, UA: 39€. 99€ minimum order value applies
      • Rest of world: 59€

      If your country is outside the EU, please keep in mind that depending on the laws in your country you might be charged local VAT and other customs duties on top of the price when importing your parcel.


      DELIVERY TIMES for DHL Premium:

      The following are our standard delivery times. Please keep in mind that during the current pandemic delivery times can extend due to local restrictions and freight capacity fluctuations. If your country is affected you can check here (for DHL Premium).
      • DE: 1-5 work days
      • EU, CH, UK, NO: 2-10 work days
      • US, CA: 6-17 work days
      • Rest of world: 6-23 work days

      For DHL Express check here.


      RETURNS / WARRANTY:

      • Right of withdrawal within 14 days after delivery according to German law (read our information on right of withdrawal)
      • The statutory warranty rights of Germany (“Gewährleistung”) apply.
      About WAYKS
      Hi, we are Leonie & Fabian

      We are the sister-brother-duo behind WAYKS. We develop versatile, trans-seasonal and responsibly-made premium gear for your travels and everyday life. Whenever you contact WAYKS, you speak directly to us.

      Responsibly-Made

      Audited Manufacturer

      Our products are made by VAUDE Viet Nam. The German factory owner and his team look back on decades of experience producing high-performance mountaineering equipment. Regular audits by the Fair Wear Foundation and bluesign® help to continuously improve social and environmental manufacturing standards.

      Learn more
      Recycled Materials

      The components of our bags are mostly sourced from bluesign® System Partners and predominantly made from recycled materials, which significantly decreases their oil and water consumption as well as their CO2 emissions.

      Learn more
      PFC-free Coatings

      PFCs are chemicals used in coatings to make fabrics water repellent. They are harmful to both the environment and people. Despite the availability of well-performing alternatives, many outdoor businesses continue to use them. At WAYKS, we do not source any materials with PFC finishes.

      Learn more

      What Our Customers Say

      Ich habe mich sehr gut über euer Produkt informiert und bin trotzdem von vielen Details überrascht. Ich kann nicht glauben, wie viel Liebe zum Detail in diesem Rucksack steckt! Ich möchte meinen größten Respekt für so ein durchdachtes Produkt zeigen. Ich studiere Kommunikationsdesign und weiß wie viel Arbeit in den manchmal unscheinbarsten Dingen steckt, die sich jemand überlegt und die dann einfach intuitiv für möglichst viele Leute funktionieren sollen. Deshalb bin ich umso beeindruckter von dem, was ihr mit dem Wayks One geschaffen habt.

      Hanna from Würzburg, Germany, about her WayksOne

      (translated) My Wayks arrived today already and I'm totally in love!

      Regardless of the fact that you brought a wonderful, sustainable and so incredibly well thought-out product into the world, I would also like to thank you very much for the great customer service!

      You're doing a fantastic job and I wish you all the best for the future :)

      Keep it up!!

      A very happy customer :)

      Ella from Munich, Germany, about her WayksOne

      Ach, echt schön, ihr habt so ein tolles nachhaltiges Produkt entwickelt und seid auch noch so nett ... Da fühlt man sich rundum glücklich mit seinem Kauf. :) Hatte mir so viele Rucksäcke vorher angeschaut und bin froh, mich für euren entschieden zu haben.

      Julia from Hamburg, Germany, about her WayksOne

      (translated) I wanted to tell you how amazing I find the design, functionality and ability of the backpack on the one hand, and of course how cool it is to get an insight into your production, the products you use for manufacturing and your employees . I've rarely been so excited about a brand!

      I wanted to leave you this positive feedback because I can only imagine how much effort, work and passion there is behind your project.

      Hannah from Vienna, Austria, about her WayksOne

      Tausend Dank! Von eurem Kundenservice kann sich so manch einer eine Scheibe abschneiden!

      Jakob from Vienna, Austria, about his WayksOne

      I would like to say thank you so much! You have been absolutely fantastic with customer service!! I would like to say that I just took the backpack on another trip over in Michigan and it was fantastic to use yet again.

      Brandon from Utah, USA, about his WayksOne