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Nicole Richie Carries a Bare MacBook Pro To DUI Class

Do You Ever Carry Around Your Laptop Naked?

How can a girl who is such a handbag aficionado not have an equally stylish laptop bag? This is the question I thought of when I saw Nicole Richie carrying around her MacBook Pro to her DUI class, no laptop bag or sleeve in sight.

I know Nicole shells out for Balenciaga, so maybe she just needs someone to point her in the direction — maybe a YSL laptop carrier, or a gorgeous Bottega Veneta?

In any case, she needs to protect that Pro soon, and it also makes me wonder: Do you ever schlep your laptop around sans case? I would never — only maybe in an emergency, since things that get placed in my hands are generally dropped with gusto. Do you ever carry your laptop around naked?

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Michelle-Nelson Michelle-Nelson 9 years
I have changed bags many times depending on what I'm wearing. All bags are not always especially made to a hold laptop so I'm VERY careful. I want the perfect laptop bag but I haven't found it yet. I'm a Business Systems Architect and I would be in $!@%*! trouble if I damaged my laptop.
jennjennnbubba jennjennnbubba 9 years
I rarely take my laptop out of the house but if I do I use a vera bradley bag since I still haven't purchased an actual notebook bag.
kcwebgirl kcwebgirl 9 years
i notice a lot of people lug them around naked at conferences but i'm a clutz and would inevitably damage it some how. i recommend a sleeve for those quick runs and a bag every other time. but always cover up!
h2hcoop h2hcoop 9 years
at first i kind of misinterpret the topic at first and thinking to myself "yes, many times i've been naked with my laptop" =X
laluna laluna 9 years
I've had my laptop for nearly 2 years but finally got a bag for it last week..
popcorn19 popcorn19 9 years
I don't even own any cases for it... Yes, it has smudges and spots all over it, but it gives it character!
Performita Performita 9 years
I can see smudges on her MBP :o It's a Noooooooooooooo Goooooooooooo
looseseal looseseal 9 years
Do You Ever Carry Around Your Laptop Naked? Yes... in more ways than one. This may be TMI, but sometimes I'm naked while I'm carrying my laptop around naked. But only in the privacy of my own home with the curtains closed. Heehee. I didn't take my precioussss anywhere outside of home until I bought a protective sleeve for it, though. Just as I don't go outside until I put some clothes on.
sugar_me_sweet sugar_me_sweet 9 years
Can't say I leave the house with my laptop naked. I like to protect my belongings.
MissMarisol MissMarisol 9 years
I only carry around like that at home. Any time it leaves my place, it goes with protection.
millarci millarci 9 years
H*LL NO! My MacBook Pro is way too important to me!
leeluvfashion leeluvfashion 9 years
I don't own a laptop bag yet since I never take my laptop anywhere; I do own a messenger bag that it would fit in however I would love to buy a stylish laptop carrier.
ALSW ALSW 9 years
Never out of the house.
dukegirl dukegirl 9 years
Only once: when checking in at London Heathrow, I could not have two carry-ons, so I had to take my laptop out of my briefcase, put the briefcase in my luggage, and continue with my naked laptop and purse. How that did not equal two things beats me.
Cris1192 Cris1192 9 years
'Do you ever carry around your laptop naked? Yes, my laptop is a huge nuddist
Stephanym Stephanym 9 years
As a gal who works in the internet industry, my laptop is everything so I ALWAYs have it in a protective cover. I'm surprised she is carrying that huge laptop. I think she should get the YSL bag.
LOVErickii LOVErickii 9 years
YES - only when i'm at my uni library and i need to get more books. i bring all my valuables- wallet, cellphone and laptop and leave all my notes, books on the table so it doesn't get taken while in gone getting my books!
glam-sugar glam-sugar 9 years
Nope.
devils devils 9 years
Only in an emergency. Other than that it is covered at all times when not in use =)
serial serial 9 years
Always use protection!
ExpressionEleven ExpressionEleven 9 years
Hahaha - I completely misinterpreted 'Do you ever carry around your laptop naked?'. I then went on to misread the first poll option as: Yes, AND I have been known to occasionally take my laptop places without a case. I clearly have a major case of Friday-itis.
sugar-and-spice sugar-and-spice 9 years
maybe she's just showing it off...
luvs2gossip luvs2gossip 9 years
Gross!
Yaro67 Yaro67 9 years
The only time I take it anywhere naked is in between my classes.
a-nonny-mouse a-nonny-mouse 9 years
Only in my living room, late at night when the curtains are closed (to keep out any pesky peepers). But I sometimes get burned. :p
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