You can stow the backpack straps when you want to save room.
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This eBags TLS Weeknder Mother Lode Convertible Backpack lists at $149.99, but you can get it for $89.99 when you follow our exclusive link to eBags. Shipping is free, and that's the best price we can find anywhere by about $10. The convertible carry-on bag has an internal laptop sling, zippered mesh organizer panel, and expansion zipper for extra packing space. Choose from several colors at this price. Sales tax is charged in some states.