are those pockets in your clothing working out for you? you really want to rely on that bag? Seriously. Haven't you ever: 

  • Broken a cellphone from sweat or a fall? (onto floor or in toilet ;/ )
  • Stuck things in your sock, shoe, sleeve or bra? (for why using a bra can be an issue, see THIS)
  • Worried about your bag while you're out dancing?
  • Had your things fly off a roller coaster? (to avoid that, see THIS)
  • Been a victim of theft, loss or inconvenience?

Fortunately you're in the right place to ease the pain. Now you can avoid these problems before they start.  Isn't it much better to be smart (not sorry), and have solutions to those little minefields that life has a way of dishing out? Just click on the kind of purpose you have in mind (see the 3 boxes below), and let's see how we can help you help yourself!:

PortaPocket Basics (no bling)

Original pieces for those who appreciate simplicity and a clean design.


Style savvy gals love a little sparkle. Choose selections from our newest line...bringing you all the peace of mind as PortaPocket, along with fashion flair. Complete assortment of kits and accessories to enhance your safety and convenience.


PortaPocket Notebook

Lets go sing in Vegas, Baby...

September 30, 2015

in a week or so we're heading to Las Vegas to participate in our first Sweet Adelines International Convention and Competition!  So exited to be part of this very exciting event and are looking forward to sharing how PortaPocket can make performance life easier for singers who need microphone packs or just their ID and cards so they won't have to leave them somewhere backstage.   This all brings back memories for me as I used to sing as a youngster. I was a member of what then was called the Glen Ellyn Children's Chorus (now known as Anima) and we were fortunate to participate in many concerts on such revered stages as those at Orchestra Hall, Chicago, and Carnegie... Continue Reading →

we will never forget...

September 11, 2015

9/11 is a day steeped in emotion, especially for all of us who witnessed the devastating acts of radical minds on that fateful day. It's one that's seared into the fiber of our beings, and I doubt there is one person alive who doesn't remember exactly where he or she was at the moment in time.   It was especially difficult as that was my father's birthday... and he was on a plane ... somewhere out of the east coast.. I didn't know where...when the whole world stopped. He had colleagues in the Pentagon, and we couldn't get a hold of him for days after the planes went down.    It was a rough time in our history, but we... Continue Reading →

Big. Apple.

August 28, 2015

Took the little one (or, not so little!) to New York... and saw the same kind of problems that grace the sidewalks here in sweet home Chicago. It's a global situation...and it's not going away. Cell phones sticking out... ready to fall. or get lost or stolen... get cracked or broken. Ah yes...the beat goes on...!     How often to you see cell phones sticking of people's pockets, too?   Continue Reading →