Reviews Summary

91% of the Kipling Alvar reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (84%)
Good (7%)
Average (4%)
Poor (1%)
Bad (2%)

Here's what the reviewers think about the Kipling Alvar:

Reviewers like these things about the Kipling Alvar

  • Many users are very pleased with the quality, comfort and looks of the bag.
  • Others liked that the strap is easily adjustable and the buckle doesn't slip, nor does the strap slip off the shoulder.
  • A lot of users thought the fabric is lightweight, sturdy and water-resistant but it still looks good and the quality of the zippers are amazing.
  • Some users love the division because you can carry daily items on one side and leave the other side for something else.
  • Many find the straps comfortable and the material fantastic.
  • Some liked how easy it is to clean.
  • Others love that the strap is made of a cottony webbing.
  • Many users love how the strap adjusts easily for cross body or shoulder.
  • Others thought the slim design works well for passports, wallet, phone, wipes, and you can easily stick it into a larger personal bag so it doesn't count as an extra piece.
  • Many users find the cross body strap great & convenient.
  • Others particularly like the double design of the main compartments.
  • Many liked how they can fit everything in the bag in an organized manner.
  • Others thought the bag is dressy enough that you can wear it with even a little dress.
  • Many loved how it one cleans up nicely with a damp cloth.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Others said the stitching is poorly done.
  • Some thought it looks good but very light & anything inside can be smashed easily.


Crowdsourced specs across all Kipling Alvar models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.3 oz (0.1 kg)
Length iconLength6-7 in (15-18 cm)
Width2-7 in (5-18 cm)
Height7 in (18 cm)

Popular Models

Kipling Alvar Xs

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Weight iconWeight0.3 oz (0.1 kg)
Length iconLength6 in (15 cm)
Width2 in (5 cm)
Height7 in (18 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Kipling Alvar features:
  • Water resistant

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


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The Kipling Alvar ranks #7 compared with the other Kipling bags.

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Last update on 2019-02-22 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last updated on February 10, 2019