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DIY or Buy Handbag Made of Old Floppy Disks

Diskette Handbag: Love It or Leave It?

Was it really so long ago that we used floppy disks? Here's a Diskette Handbag that utilizes those old and nearly-forgotten little stores of information. This geek generally prefers her bags to have the good stuff on the inside rather than the outside, but there's something a little geek chic about this, isn't there? Of course, you could also avoid paying $50 for this and DIY your own bag with old diskettes (or thrift-store finds, you know they're going nowhere there)! You'd be eco and geek chic! As for this bag, what do you think?

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Matdredalia Matdredalia 9 years
#1 - if I was going to get one, I'd make it myself. SO not worth $50 when I could spend $5 for the binding materials and use some of the HUNDREDS of floppies I have laying around. #2 - It'd be really uncomfortable because A) it's bulky, and B) the plastic would bang against you a lot.
megania megania 9 years
I don't like the shape of the bag, but I love the idea. Maybe I'll try the DIY tips.
ilanac13 ilanac13 9 years
um...someone has too much time on their hands - i don't really care for that
simplycutebecka simplycutebecka 9 years
Awesome and a good way to recycle!
kitkatherine kitkatherine 9 years
i hate floppy diskes. i still do. i still use them for the autoprofiler in our work shop. i wouldn't want to have this.
MOMto2Kitties MOMto2Kitties 9 years
I will say it is a unique idea. Kinda urban looking. The key to finding out if it is hot, is to make one and sell it on ebay..........if it sells right away, make more and more $$$$, lol.
thoughtgirl thoughtgirl 9 years
super ugly
Meike Meike 9 years
No thanks.
hotstuff hotstuff 9 years
That bag is SO UGLY!!!
keops_isis keops_isis 9 years
i think the idea behind it is cool.. but the bag is horrid to begin with, with or without the diskettes...
Lindaloo52 Lindaloo52 9 years
I love reading Gek sugar every day! The writers are so fresh and witty!
sahayra sahayra 9 years
This is hideous.
bluecanary bluecanary 9 years
disks aren't that chic looking.
wickedcupofjoe wickedcupofjoe 9 years
Have no love for this at all :|
kaenai kaenai 9 years
wow... that's a little too 'geek girl' for me. xD
glam-sugar glam-sugar 9 years
I wouldn't carry it.
emalove emalove 9 years
Leave it.
potc-crazyy potc-crazyy 9 years
I kinda like it, but I'd definitely improvise if I got it.
x_juicyfruit x_juicyfruit 9 years
Leave it.
dcroan dcroan 9 years
only good if you have files on the disk. i found about 6 floppies like this a couple days ago and have no idea where I can use them...
hholbert hholbert 9 years
I don't like this one bit
JovianSkies JovianSkies 9 years
There's something very 80's about this...
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