18 Apr Fanny Packs – Are We Yay or Nay?
I will admit, I was NOT about the reemergence of the fanny packs into trending culture. I always thought they were a clunky reminder of my early 90s childhood and associated them with my nerd mom – sorry Mom!
But I have to say, I have come around on fanny packs after using one myself that we did for a tradeshow. I thought it would be a good idea to write this blog so I could share how I went from a skeptic to a supporter so you can see why I too have fallen for fanny packs as a fun, fabulous promotional tool!
I will share my favourites and a little bit about each product as to why they might be the right choice for you and your next project.
This anywhere belt bag is a sure-fire win in my eyes – drawing its design from retail brands, you’ll notice some Lulu Lemon vibes. Recipients will love to receive and wear this bag with pride! This is also a pretty unisex style as it can be worn as a cross-body, shoulder pack, fanny pack, or waist pack for multiple styling options.
The sleek, compact design is perfect for your phone, keys, travel documents, wallets and so much more, featuring an easy-access zippered main compartment for larger items with two inside organizational mesh pockets, and a backside zippered side stash pocket. The adjustable sized belt strap with an easy-snap buckle extends to 44”.
This style also comes in 7 colours (black, burgundy, chocolate, blue, white, silver and pink) that are so great if you want something a bit different than just your standard blacks and greys!
Okay so as the heading states, while this fanny pack isn’t the highest quality option we have, it does offer a trendy idea with all the basics at a very affordable price point. Made with 210D polyester, it’s lightweight but still durable and has an adjustable woven belt with plastic buckles. It’s got the one large main compartment in the front, but also a smaller secret pocket on the back panel to keep valuables!
I see this as a great piece for larger event giveaways or even for a fundraising initiative.
What's your take on this trend?
At the end of the day, you want to be choosing products that your recipients are going to be excited to receive and keep to create lasting impressions, and I think that’s exactly what you’ll have with these fanny packs. Drawing on the nostalgia of the 90s, while also touching on current trends and popular culture – fanny packs are a vibe that I don’t think is going anywhere for a while! We would love to know what you think about having fanny packs as a part of your next promotion!
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