Category Archives: BAGS

Fully Submersible Helixot XO 6.2 Backpack Is A True Adventurer’s Bag

There’s no point in lugging along a bunch of survival gear into the wild when you can’t keep them dry. Sure, you can grab a waterproof backpack, or more primitively, sealed the contents in individual ziplock bags, but when the situation calls for you to take the dive into the water, can the contents, particularly electronic devices, survive? Maybe, but to be sure, you want the Helixot XO 6.2 Fully Submersible Backpack on your back. As the product suggests, this compact, camel pack-like backpack goes beyond just waterproof; it is completely submersible, which means you can dive into water with it without worrying about water ruining the contents within. Continue reading Fully Submersible Helixot XO 6.2 Backpack Is A True Adventurer’s Bag

This Jacket Transforms Into A Bag And Vice Versa While Keeping Things Within

We all been there: we head out in the warm of the day in just berms, t-shirt and a bag, but when the sun sets and the cold takes over, you’d wish you had brought along a jacket. Then again, your bag wouldn’t fit anyways and having to hold on a jacket when you don’t need it is rather inconvenient and makes you look silly. While it looks like we have put up with this modern day inconvenience, the brilliant minds behind the pop-a-point pencil-style tool pen came up with an ultimate solution: DUOKET. So what the heck is DUOKET anyway? It is a jacket and it is also a bag. It is either when you need, well, either. In other words, it is a transforming apparel/bag. Continue reading This Jacket Transforms Into A Bag And Vice Versa While Keeping Things Within

These Backpacks Touts Perfect Weight Distribution, Oozes With Style

When HEIMPLANET, the Germany outfit whose inflatable tent pretty much broke the convention on how an outdoor tent should be, came out with a series of backpack, you know it is going to be anything but conventional. The company’s first backpacks, dubbed The HEIMPLANET MOTION Series Active Backpacks, are designed with outdoor enthusiasts in mind with special consideration to weight distribution when it is on your back. The company claims the wedge-shaped silhouette is the result of a “perfect weight distribution” that puts weight “between your shoulders and close to your back.” And what the outfit failed to mention was, this functional design, along with the carefully chosen materials, also result a remarkably good-looking backpack design. Continue reading These Backpacks Touts Perfect Weight Distribution, Oozes With Style

This Shield Backpack Will Make Captain America Envious Of Your Logistics

If you like cosplay, you will know that your bag of belongings never matches your costume, but you won’t have this issue if you decided to dress up as one of America’s earliest superhero, Captain America, specifically the Civil War getup because with the Captain America Civil War Distressed Shield Backpack, you’d have a shield to complete your Cap look while having all the storage space you need for your belongings. Looks like you will be one step Cap in terms of logistics and every knows how hard it is to beat Cap in anything. The beauty of this backpack is, it does not look like one. From the back, it is really Cap’s vibranium Shield, distressed for that authentic battle-worn look which should let everyone know not to mess with you as you have “actually used it.” Continue reading This Shield Backpack Will Make Captain America Envious Of Your Logistics

Suitcase Baby Stroller Hybrid Is The Best Thing Since, Well, Baby Stroller

Traveling with a baby means juggling with essentials like a stroller and at least a suitcase. You can either learn to cope with it, or you could get yourself a Born To Fly Baby, a carryon suitcase/baby stroller hybrid that will relief you of that awful struggle. Already, it sounds like a brilliant idea that makes one exclaims, ‘why I didn’t think of that!’ Well, someone did and here it is, a wonderful invention that addresses at least two issues when traveling with your tiny one and for the first in your life, you can keep both hands on the handle while pushing along two items. Seriously, this is probably the best thing to happen since the invention of baby strollers. Continue reading Suitcase Baby Stroller Hybrid Is The Best Thing Since, Well, Baby Stroller

This Concept LEGO Shopping Bag Will Turn Your Hand Into A LEGO Hand

You know what’s the most brilliant to happen in the world of shopping bags? THIS. A LEGO shopping bag with a pair of hands from LEGO minifigs integrated to it. Little is known about this wonderful creation, but one thing for sure, LEGO did not created this. According to our source, it was the work of art of a design student who hailed from New York’s School of Visual Art. Continue reading This Concept LEGO Shopping Bag Will Turn Your Hand Into A LEGO Hand

Winged Backpack Puts Wings On Your Back, Turns You Into An Angel

Jeremy Scott may have popularized wings on kicks, but Belarus-based artist Orange Cat Minsk AKA Volha Kotova, known for her felt products on Etsy, may very well popularize bags with wings. In her series of winged backpacks, felts were cut and trim, and put together, layered appropriately, to form wings that look exceeding like those on our avian friends, or perhaps, even angels. The realistic wings are integrated seamlessly to backpack which is, naturally, also made of felted sheep’s wool. The combination of tiered construction and color inconsistency attributed by to the color gradation which mimics those of the real birds, serves to add to the realism. Continue reading Winged Backpack Puts Wings On Your Back, Turns You Into An Angel

Balenciaga’s Interpretation Of Iconic Red-White-Blue Bag Cost A Cool $2,000

You know those cheaply made (and cheap) red-white-blue nylon carrying bags commonly used in Asia, particularly in Hong Kong and China? Those bags are really, really cheap. At least one airport that we know of has these bags stashed, ready for checking passengers who have overweight or oversized baggages to repack into. Seriously, I have personally used that before and I am not even kidding. They are totally delicate and absolutely cannot take any beating. While we may view it as cheap, this iconic carrier is actually the design inspiration behind France-headquartered European fashion house, Balenciaga’s Cabas shopper, as dreamed up by creative director, Georgia-born fashion designer Demna Gvasalia. I do not know what to make of this, really. Continue reading Balenciaga’s Interpretation Of Iconic Red-White-Blue Bag Cost A Cool $2,000

Self-driving Comes To Suitcase, Makes Pulling Suitcase A Thing Of The Past

There are many suitcase makers out there eager to make your traveling an easier one, but nothing compares to what Cowarobot has done. Really. Nothing. Why? Well, because it has developed what could be the most high tech suitcase on Earth: an autonomous suitcase. Yes. You heard that right. A self-driving suitcase! How’s that for futuristic? This suitcase, dubbed R1, will relieve you of the chore of tugging it around and effectively, make pulling or pushing suitcase a thing of the past. Equipped with a host of sensors, R1 is totally capable of NOT falling off stairs or ledges and knows to avoid obstacles as it follows you, at a briskly 4.5 miles an hour, like a faithful fido. Continue reading Self-driving Comes To Suitcase, Makes Pulling Suitcase A Thing Of The Past

Neat Or Sloppy Packing, Crumpler’s Transparent Suitcase Will Bare It All

With terrorism constantly a threat, air travelers face endless security checks which often requires you to expose your horribly or superbly packed suitcase. But not with the Crumpler Vis-A-Vis Transparent Suitcase which, as the product name points out, is completely clear, which means no matter how bad or good is your packing, it will bare it all regardless. When we say bare it all, we do mean bare it all, meaning your clothes and whatever stuff inside you have inside will be in full view of everyone. With transparency in the mix, it is a good idea to sandwich any gold bars or gold-plated gadgets between your garments, but seriously, don’t quote us on that. Continue reading Neat Or Sloppy Packing, Crumpler’s Transparent Suitcase Will Bare It All