The Waterfield HardCase is a messenger bag designed for people who want the best materials possible surrounding their notebook. With a starting price of $229, this bag isn't won't fit into everyone's budget, but for those who have the cash to pony up, you won't regret it. The materials used throughout the design are great, the leather quality is excellent, and the hardware is strong enough to tow a car.
* Paragliding buckle rated at 9KN keeps your notebook safe
* Best smelling bag I have ever reviewed
* Durable leather finish on the outside, soft and supple on the inside
* Somewhat pricey for a small messenger bag
* Handle has a tight grip