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Old 05-15-2013, 06:46 AM   #1
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Girls! Which bag is your go-to for Disney? (Vera Bradley Hipster?)

I have two kids, so will most likely be carrying a bottle of water or two, my wallet, iphone5, hand sanitizer, a brush and some mints. I may or may not need to put my camera in there (depends if I can find a suitable camera bag). I was thinking Vera Bradley hipster.



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Old 05-15-2013, 07:05 AM   #2
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The hipster works fine as long as it does not rain and you skip Splash Mountain...my DD15 complained that it was a magnet for water !
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Old 05-15-2013, 07:10 AM   #3
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I used my hipster on my last trip, and I thought it worked out wonderfully. The size was good and it held all the things I needed to carry without being in the way all the time.
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Old 05-15-2013, 11:28 AM   #4
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I love my Vera Hipster or my Le SportSac Disney hipster!
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Old 05-16-2013, 03:55 PM   #5
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I really liked my Hipster this week. I really fit a lot in it. Whether it works as a sole park bag depends on if someone else will be able to hold the ponchos, costumes, water bottles, etc.

In my hipster, I kept:

- Park Passes fastpasses in the front zippered pocket
- Cell phone in the back zippered pocket
- Wallet
- Point and shoot camera
- Small makeup bag with powder and blotting sheets
- 1 eos lip balm and 3 Revlon colorburst lipsticks
- sunglasses/pouch (often 3 pairs because my DDs had me carry their sunglasses too).
- Hand sanitizer wipes

There was room for other stuff too.
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Old 05-16-2013, 07:10 PM   #6
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I have a lovely St John's Bay crossbody, but it is discontinued. The thing for me was something that had really strong straps and attachments. I had a cute denim crossbody that I used to use for parks and things, but it came apart in Egypt several years ago, and it was murder trying to replace it with something.
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Old 05-15-2013, 07:14 AM   #7
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I'm partial to Overland Equipment bags. They have slots for cards, zip compartments for cash, and a fleece pocket for my camera. That means I don't need to carry a wallet or a camera case.
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Old 05-15-2013, 07:22 AM   #8
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I used the Vera Bradley Claire this past trip but am thinking about a waterproof back for my next trip because it rained heavily two weeks ago when I was there and my bag definitely got soaked.
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Old 05-15-2013, 07:53 AM   #9
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I am planning on bringing my Vera Bradley hipster or backpack. I have a bunch of the giant zip lock baggies and was planning on bringing some. I am going to put one in my bag for the day and, then, if it rains or we go on a wet ride, just slide the bag into the baggie until the wetness is over.
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Old 05-15-2013, 07:57 AM   #10
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I have a piazza bag from ebags. It has a zip open pouch on one side specifically designed for water bottles. It has other great organizational pockets too. I like Kelly Moore camera bags and usually take one of those when I take my DSLR.
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Old 05-15-2013, 08:01 AM   #11
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I'm using a Baggallini Messenger bag for our trip next month.

http://www.amazon.com/Baggallini-MES.../dp/B000PDJHQU
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Old 05-15-2013, 08:06 AM   #12
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I love my Vera Hipster. I've also used my Vera Saddle Up, which is a little wider. The flaw to that one is it doesn't have a zipper closure, but it still didn't come opened easily.
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Old 05-15-2013, 08:15 AM   #13
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I have an eBag that I love, and dare I say has too many pockets! I used it for the past 2 trips. I can hold a water bottle in the side mesh pouch and sunglasses, wallet, 1st aide stuff, touring book, phone, snacks, even 2 rolled up poncho! This thing realy holds a lot.

I just recently purchased a baggalini as my toddler 'diaper' bag and have been loving that. I will probably bring this bag on my next WDW trip because we will not have a stroller and it wll fit a bit more and be just a little more comfortable on my back as opposed to hanging at my hip.
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Old 05-15-2013, 09:04 AM   #14
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I'm using a Baggallini Messenger bag for our trip next month.

http://www.amazon.com/Baggallini-MES.../dp/B000PDJHQU
This is what I use as well. Vera Bradley = not waterproof.
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Old 05-15-2013, 10:45 AM   #15
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I'm using a Baggallini Messenger bag for our trip next month.

http://www.amazon.com/Baggallini-MES.../dp/B000PDJHQU
Yep, that's my bag of choice as well. In lime green. LOL I also have a summer straw type backpack purse thingy that I alternate if the cross body bag starts hurting my shoulders. They both work well.
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