The most popular and funny things women carry in handbags

September 10, 2015 | Fashion, Fiorellas Files

What’s in your handbag?

bridal veilYour handbag is your lifeline to your daily life and routine. You’d feel lost without it, right? Is your handbag stuffed with things you don’t even remember why they are there or do you take more of the lean and mean approach and just maintain the bare minimum amount of stuff in your bag? What’s the most unusual or weirdest thing you, or a friend, have ever put in a handbag?

We thought it would be fun to do a quick ’round-up’ article where we compile the results of a few articles of the subject and tally the results.

Take a peek at what we found out.

The Most Frequently Mentioned Items In Handbags

So here what we did is compile all the items people mentioned having in their handbag and counted up the frequency of occurrence. Here are the top mentioned items. Tell us what you think.

  • Computer/Phone Accessories
  • iPad/iPod
  • Keys
  • Makeup
  • Notebook
  • Pen
  • Wallet
  • Book
  • Laptop
  • Phone


The Top Unusual Things in a Woman’s Handbag

Okay, it’s just our opinion of course, but here are some funny things we discovered that women have carried in their handbags. Maybe you have a good one to share with us?

  • Tacos – Instead of paying for food at the movie concession stand, a woman decided to bring leftover tacos. Good thinking!
  • Favorite rocks – No doubt a geology student, right!
  • Chinese finger trap –  I know many women who carry pepper spray but this is really interesting!
  • Crochet hooks – Two for one, hobby tools/defensive weapon!
  • Graphing calculator – smart girl!
  • Bottle of Tabasco – You never know when you might need a little extra spice!


Chime in. Tell us what’s in your handbag!

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