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LedBAG – light up your life

Back in 2009 talk2myShirt introduced a illuminated bag concept design, the ledBAG from Polish designer Maria Roza Szczepanska. At that time I did not anticipate this cool design concept would grow to a commercialized product any time soon, but I have been proved wrong this time. Roza’s ledBAG made it from the drawing board all…

Wiffinder – Wifi sniffing bags

We have covered Wifi sniffing T-Shirts, Sneakers and bags for a while and my biological radar is always going off when I see a new clothing or bag item that offers a Wifi network indicating feature. Wifi signal indication and knowing the Wifi signal strength is almost as knowing there is breathable air around –…

Digital Gear Quiver with iPod Sound control

If you are one of the growing number of people who love to hike around the great outdoors whenever there is an opportunity you might know that having free hands is the best insurance to balance down a trail, cross water ways or venturing through dense Forrest vegetation. At the same time you don’t want…

Soular Power Back-Up Packs

No, I have not made a typing mistake in the headline, Neon Green, a new brand joining the solar power bag market, named their soon to be launched range Soular Power Back-Up Packs. What can be seen so far from the 2010 catalog of Neon Green’s new range is very impressive besides the fact that…

Coming soon – Solar messenger bag from Samsonite

I might have a bit of an advantage when it comes to the use of solar power bags as I am living in a part of this world where sunshine is the standard and rain the exception. More often than not I can happily recharge some of my little gadgets either on the go or…

Solar Charging Sling Bag made from Recycled Plastic

With all the snow and cold weather around us we should not forget the sunny side of life. Whenever there is sun you have the opportunity to catch not only warm sun rays but at the same time some additional electrical power for your pocket devices – that is, if you have a solar charging…

Noon solar fashion bags

Noon not only redesigned their Website but also added a new, great looking solar bag model to their growing range of ecologically designed and manufactured solar power bags. Like the whole range of Noon solar bags, the latest model called ‘Linden’ is made in the most sustainable and ecological way using leather processing free of…

Techno chic – Cole Haan handbags for women

Luxury fashion brand Cole Haan launched what must be the best looking interactive handbag for women, featuring a touch sensitive control pad on the front pocket of the handbag. The soft eTextile controls from QIO Systems have been beautifully integrated into the style of the handbags, radiating classiness technology embracing  fashionistas will love. The handbags…

SunnyBag – chic solar power for the Business Pro

Sunnybag is a new line of exclusive shoulder bags with integrated, flexible solar panels made by Austrian company Ponsold. The first model available is the ‘Business Pro‘, made of finest dark brown cow-skin leather and includes a 1600mAh Li-Ion battery pack, 2 flexible solar panels with 3 watts of power output, connectors to more than…

Hard Rock boom bag

Triggered by a question from one of our readers looking for a boom bag, I came across the Mini Boom Box Bag from Hard Rock Cafe. It’s styled like a 1980s ghetto blaster, complete with speakers, controls and a cassette in the tape deck. Simply plug in your iPod or MP3 player and groove to…

Rugged solar bags with iPod control from KILLA

The KILLA Vintage series #1 bags are the first to combine two of the most popular wearable technologies into one product: wearable solar power and iPod control. But the uniqueness does not stop there. The Vintage series #1 bags are made from 50 year old WW2 German vintage back pack and satchel and can last…

Worlds first mobile phone – the Telephone Bag

Classified as ‘somewhat relevant’ to our blog topic, the 1970’s Telephone Bag from laPochette is just too cute to pass over once it popped up on my radar screen. Duped as the ‘first mobile phone ever’ the Telephone Bag has been around presumably since the 1970s but I could not find a confirmation on that…

SolarStrap – wearable solar power module

Finland based Suntrica is a young company exploring the possibilities of thin, lightweight solar panels as wearable add-on solution for clothing and bags. An interesting idea as such self-containing add-on module allows to quickly and easily move it from one bag to another, leave it at home when no sun is shining. Personally I like…

Solar power pure

I spend a lot of time outside with plenty of sinshine during my travel across Europe while my solar bag is doing a nice job in sucking the sun power to give me the ‘extra mile’ on battery power for my gadgets. Being around Europe I came across another company located in Switzerland having a…

New hot solar bag from Noon Solar

We just got a hot tip from Noon Solar announcing the introduction of The Elston, the latest addition to their gorgeous looking line of solar fashion bags. The Elston is a messenger bag named after one of the longest and most bike-able streets in Chicago. Like any good messenger bag, the Elston is roomy and…

Girl Power sound

With the warmer and more pleasant weather approaching we can finally spend more time outdoors and looking forward to sit in mother natures living-room with a book in hand and soothing music for a relaxing afternoon. To make this picture perfect, I am always on the lookout for the perfect accessory to get me free…

Laptop bags with solar power

As the days are getting longer and with it the possibility of more sunny hours we looked around the world of solar power bags for the laptop carrying business men and women. Laptop bags are usually larger and can accommodate more surface area that can be converted into solar power harvesting power surfaces. We selected…

Fashionable Audio Bags

We have covered Boombags, the 21st Century Boom-box, many times before. Some brands integrate the audio (speaker) very discreetly for folks who don’t want to stick out from the crowd. Not so Loop NYC with their hip and loud designed Audio Couture Ghetto Blaster Bag collection. The graffiti-print bags make no secret that there is…

Eco-friendly, solar charging bags

Echarger, a small UK based company is offering a nice range of solar charging bags for every occasion ranging from business bags, messenger to back bags and pouches, all equipped with a solar energy converting module. Although Echarger is using the sort of stiff solar panels which I am not particularly exited about as they…

Solar fashion bags at a great discount

Noon‘s handmade solar bags radiate elegance and luxury. Carefully selected biodegradable materials, hand dyed with natural substances which are non-toxic using chemical free processes, give Noon’s solar bag collection an elusive tough. The use of soft, flexible solar panels add little weight to a fabulous highly environmental hugging bag that give that little luxury, that…

Timeless Solar power – Fusion Canvas Messenger Bag

Eclipse Solar Gear recently spiced up their solar bag collection with the Fusion Canvas Messenger Bag featuring a light-weight, flexible, integrated solar charging module in the front flab of the bag. Using a common 12V automotive charging adapter (car cigarette lighter) allows the connection and charging of many different brands of personal gadgets which have…

Solar Buddy from Sakku

Heated clothing is a hot item in our coverage at the moment especially helpful in the northern parts of the world but we should not forget another hot item – solar charging bags – useful and practical in the warmer regions of the world and of course useful as well during sunny winter times as…

Save the planet and money with Solar bags from Noon

Noon is offering a great saving opportunity for environmental conscious fashionistas by giving a 20% discount on their gorgeous looking solar energy harvesting bag and tote collection. Reducing the carbon footprint even if it is a baby foot (print) can make a big difference. One solar charging bag will not save the planet but if…

Solar fashion bargain – 15% discount on all Noon Solar bags

Great news for environmental fashionistas: get one of the gorgeous Solar bags from Noon at a 15% discount. From now until the end of September Noon Solar is offering all of their solar bags a 15% discount when using the coupon code: septembersale during checkout. Noon has set a very high level or solar bags…

Voltage Messenger Bag – product review

The Voltage brand might not be (yet) a well known brand that stand for high quality bags. Me neither and I was curiously looking forward to see it driven by my interest because it has iPod controls, a feature I do not want to miss for more than a year now, having used so far…

Voltage Bags control your iPod

What’s in your Bag? I am sure a lot of essential stuff and if you have an iPod, you should have an iPod protecting and controlling bag. Voltage Bags, a Smart Fabrics Asia Pacific owned bag brand has top quality, gorgeous looking, iPod and iPhone controlling bags you will fall in love. Made of high…