Remember the fanny pack? I often consider it utterly extinct until I go on vacation and inevitably spot a mother of four proudly donning one while keeping tabs on the kiddies. And I can't help but think that, although it's a fashion disaster, the pack is incredibly functional. But let's face it – even Carrie couldn't pull it off in Season 3. And if that girl can't make something chic, nobody can.
However, the fanny pack is only one in a long list of whacky, yet incredibly functional and innovative pieces made for carrying your stuff. And SheFinds found some of the weirdest. The question is, can you get past the embarrassment factor of owning one in order to really make use of the ingeniousness of its function? You tell us.
A handbag with a GPS tracking device locates your bag, whether it’s been lost or stolen. This is perfect for those who are constantly misplacing the thing that holds their most coveted items – you know, keys, wallet, I.D., and cellphone.
Using packing cubes is like playing Tetris with your luggage. Trying to re-pack is like reaching level 50 as a rookie. Good luck.
Sitting on the airport floor is pretty gross. Sit on a Swany bag instead – you might look silly, but at least your backside will be clean.
Boom Bags stereo-subwoofer-microphone-compatible luggage seems like they just put two random things together. Like, a water bottle that’s also an alarm clock (because you keep both by your bedside?) – it’s not a bad idea, just kind of odd.