10 things every woman needs in her purseWhether your bag carries the bare minimum or weighs more than you do, make sure it has room for these handy items.
1. Colgate Wisp
A tossable (recyclable!) brush preloaded with a mouth freshener: perfect for post-lunch ($3 for four, walmart.com)
2. Tide To Go pen
Triumph over food-related mishaps with this Good Housekeeping Seal holder ($3, walmart.com)
Keep a lifesaver like this one stashed in your satchel: tweezers, scissors, file, screwdriver, and more (leatherman.com for stores)
4. Compact tape measure
The only way to be sure that a lamp will fit your table or that those pants will fit you (about $3, drugstores)
5. Key-chain flashlight
Find a lock at night with help from the Solitaire — it weighs under an ounce (about $6; maglite.com for stores)
6. WD-40 no-mess pen
Use it to unstick creaky locks, gears, or doors; removes gunk like gum, too (about $5 for two, amazon.com)
7. Mini lint roller
Rid your look of sweater fuzz or pet fur fast with a tiny take on the closet staple (about $2; bouncefresh.com for stores)
8. Hand sanitizer
Smells fresh, looks great, and cleans hands if you can't get to a sink ($4.55 for two, soap.com)
9. Wardrobe tape
Close a gaping blouse, repair a fallen hem, or put a bra strap in its place ($9, hollywoodfashionsecrets.com)
10. USB drive
Back up important files, especially when Internet access may be spotty on your travels ($10, staples.com)
Yes, because my purse doesn't weigh enough as it is:). I admit I keep a small flashlight and multitool, but what about bandages, safety pins, and a pen? And what the heck do people have to measure in pinch?
#11- .25 cal
#14- The "Clapper" (in case you need to turn the lights on/off before using the above-mentioned items).
i have survived all my life without this crap in my Louis....who came up with this crap!!
possibly the maker of all the tiny size over priced crap....Silly for even writing this comment.
1. 14 strands of hair from an "ex-lover"
2. a rubber chicken
3. refridgerator magnets
4. 3 gerbils
6. a turd from my kitty's litterbox
8. 8x10 glossy of Han Solo signed by Harrison Ford
9. Life sized cardboard cut-out of Kobe from GoDaddy.com
10. a pack of Nabs
What every women needs!!!
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