I've put this on my own blog as well, but thinking about it, it will be of interest to our readers here as well I suppose...
Man bags... yes a very French thing, but I also don’t like carrying ‘stuff’ in my pockets, fine in winter when you are wearing a jacket, but in summer I find my shorts are weighed down with ‘stuff’
Well what sort of ‘stuff’ are we talking about….
Car keys, magnifier (my close in eyesight is terrible these days), mobile phone, Filofax – which is also my wallet, a pen, a torch (for night time!) and house keys complete with bottle opener for 'beer o' clock' and an old memory stick as a key fob!
I also carry a small compact camera a lot of the time too.
So I found I already had a bag that I wasn’t using, it was used for my portable CD player…. infact this one…
I now use an iPod… ah add that to the list of ‘stuff’, the above fitted in to the bag like this:
Pocket Filofax, a quick try and that converted ok to my Wallet/Filofax, gather my ‘stuff’ together again: