Archive for May, 2006

How to get a handle on your own messenger bag

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2006

Just click on the box next to the “grab strap” option when you order it at the Timbuk2 website. The handle will cost you $10 extra.
Want a center divider? You can order one of those, too.
We like Timbuk2’s Custom Messenger Bag Builder. It’s easy to use, it provides a range of choices for building a [...]

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How to determine the contents of your man purse without opening it

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2006

Step One: Hire Team Ladybugs, a group of six students from the School of Interactive Arts and Technology at British Columbia’s Simon Fraser University, to further develop their prototype Project Ladybag Effective Organization System (EOS).
Step Two: Convince them to develop their purse technologies for men’s bags instead of just women’s, and to allow the EOS [...]

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Why it’s so bright inside your dark man purse

Monday, May 1st, 2006

So here’s a decent bag for a man to carry: the Personal Organizer Shoulder Bag from REI. It features a handle, two main compartments, plus a zippered front pocket, and it comes in granite-and-black Cordura nylon.
But why is the interior bright orange?
To help you see your keys, black iPod, or passport better when you’re fishing [...]

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