x
 
Expert Tips and Ideas View our Assembly Instructions

Organize the Inside of Your Handbag

What works for you?

With more than 30 years of experience as the storage and organization experts, we've come up with some creative solutions for saving precious space and time.

We also love to hear from customers like you about how you stay organized.

Read up on our expert tips and then share your own!

Ask any woman and she’ll tell you keeping her handbag stocked with only the essentials is a daily challenge. Follow these tips to make keeping your handbag organized a cinch!

What should I have in my handbag?

A wallet or a small pouch for currency, credit cards and identification are “musts” for every handbag. Many women choose to carry a small cosmetic pouch for touch-ups on the go. You’ll want a place for your mobile phone, sunglasses and/or reading glasses. It’s also a good idea to carry supplies such as medication, bandages, tissues and antibacterial wipes.

What should I leave out of my handbag?

Full-size bottles, tubes or a large hair brush are too big and take up too much space inside a handbag. Use travel-sized bottles and opt for a folding hairbrush instead.

How do I keep it all organized?

As handbags have gotten larger, the need for internal organization is essential. It’s best to use a variety of pouches to separate and contain like items inside your bag. Pouches also make changing purses simple and fast. Pouches in bright colors are easy to spot. Clear or mesh pouches are another great option — they allow you to see what’s inside at a quick glance.

 
©2014 The Container Store® Inc.   All rights reserved. Use of this site signifies your acceptance of The Container Store® Website Privacy Rights.
California Transparency in Supply Chains Act