Contest: Win a Filson Passage Dispatch Bag

So by now all our regular readers should be big Filson fans, especially after we showed you our favourite weekender bag, the medium duffle, and its fancy wool counterpart. Since we’re sure you’re already on your way to buying yourself some gear, we thought we’d do our best to round out your collection of Filson products with this sweet edition.

That’s right, thanks to the good people at Standard Apparel, who distribute Filson in Canada, we’ve got this cute little Passage Dispatch Bag for the lucky reader who correctly identifies the year in which the Seattle-based outdoor brand was established.

With a slogan like Might As Well Have The Best, Filson was truly born to be in Canada, and now, thanks to Standard Apparel, their products are more readily available at places like Nomad, Uncle Otis, Holt Renfrew, and Drake General Store in Toronto as well as other retailers in Canada.

So, do you want to rock this Filson bag? Yes you do! And it’s super easy, starting today until midnight Sun­day, May 22nd, all you have to do is comment below with the answer to the above question. Also, if you want to increase your odds of winning be sure to Tweet “I want to win @SidewalkHustle’s @Filson contest because ______”, Like and com­ment again on Facebook with why you want the prize. Easy right? Happy hunting!

Drum Roll Please! The winner is Sabrina Tricarico! Congratulations! To collect your prize, send us an e-mail to info[at] with your full mailing address and we’ll get this sweet bag sent right out to you!