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

Don't do this

August 18, 2015

It seems to go without saying we shouldn't jump a fence to go into a restricted area by a roller coaster while it's in operation, but at times even smart people can lose their good judgment in a moment of panic. So tragic a story that a good-hearted special education teacher is no longer with us due to one poor decision. Our thoughts go out to his family.   It can't be overstated... losing your cell phone (and / or your wallet) is not worth risking one's life. Please stop and think. Don't let the heat of the moment cloud your eyes to reality. ;( May he rest in peace. Continue Reading →

Pride in the decision

July 30, 2015

Everyone deserves acceptance. That's the truth. Grateful the court has decided to get with the 21st century and share that view. There are many beautiful rainbows, everywhere in the world. So many colors that make up the whole. Let's appreciate them all.   Continue Reading →

Ticket to Lolla?

July 08, 2015

Lollapalooza is on the horizon and if you have a ticket to the annual music shindig in Chicago's Grant Park, you're in luck! Such fun scheduled for this year's festival...   Who wouldn't want to see (and hear ;) rockin' artists Metallica, Paul McCartney, and Florence & the Machine? Oh yes... and that new young Englishman Sam Smith, among others. Ahhhh....such a full menu of treats, yet so little time. But why not? Decadence is the word! One small suggestion if you're heading to this concert extravanganza... just plan ahead. If you're going to brave the roads, get ready for gridlock, but make it easy on yourself and use Spot Hero to find (way better priced) parking ahead of time. I use this smart service whenever... Continue Reading →