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Owl Backpack

Owl Backpack - $23.95 (sold separately) Are you on the hunt for a perfectly practical Easter gift for your favorite toddler? Hoo says it needs to be a basket?  Why not pack those delicious Easter treats into a very useful Owl Backpack from the NeatoShop! This adorable mini backpack is perfect for everyday use. The Owl Backpack [...]

Elmo with Glasses Sesame Street Junior Backpack

Elmo with Glasses Sesame Street Junior Backpack – $16.95 Are you a nerd? Are you hoping your child will follow in your footsteps? You need the Elmo with Glasses Sesame Street Junior Backpack from the NeatoShop. This adorable toddler sized backpack is the perfect way to teach your mini-me that it’s hip to be square. Be sure [...]

Frankenstein Backpack Buddy

Frankenstein Backpack Buddy – $39.95 Are you a young mad scientist looking for the perfect way to tote your Halloween loot? You need the Frankenstein Backpack Buddy from the NeatoShop.  Who knew a hideous creature could be so darn cute and useful? More  Backpack Buddy styles available. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more fantastic Bags & [...]

Nerd Hello Kitty Backpack with Ears

Nerd Hello Kitty Backpack with Ears – $39.95 Are you ready for your next adventure? Whatever your plans are this summer you are going to need a great backpack to carry all your stuff. The Nerd Hello Kitty Backpack from the NeatoShop is there for you. This backpack is functional, unique, and super cute. Angry Hello Kitty [...]

A Blast from the Past: Vintage Book Club Mailers

This brought back memories for me. I’d circle all of the stuff I wanted in the tissue-thin mailers, shove them in my backpack so I could take them home to discuss with my mom, and then find them wadded up at the bottom of the pack three weeks after they had been due. There’s a [...]

Lil’ Ballerina Backpack

Lil’ Ballerina Backpack – $23.95 Are you looking for the perfect Easter gift for the little ballerina in your life? Check out the Lil’ Ballerina Backpack from the NeatoShop. You want to know the best part about the Lil’ Ballerina Backpack from the NeatoShop? It encourages that adorable child to carry her own stuff! Yippee!! Be sure to [...]

Homeless Man Finds $3,300 in Cash, Returns It to the Owner

Dave Talley, a homeless man who lives in Tempe, Arizona, found a backpack containing $3,300 in cash. He turned it into a local social services agency: The temptation to keep the money was almost overwhelming, he said. Then, his conscience kicked in. “The reality set in that it wasn’t my money and it needed to be turned [...]

Chewbacca Backpack Buddy

Chewbacca – Star Wars Backpack Buddy – $39.95 Need a backpack? Chewbacca’s got your back! Well, actually in this case, he really does have your back. Behold, the Chewbacca Backpack Buddy from the NeatoShop: Link If the wookie isn’t your favorite Star Wars character, then how about the Yoda and C-3PO Backpack Buddy? More Fun and Unusual Bags [...]

Bergmönch, Hiking Up and Wheeling Down

Bergmönch is an interesting idea! Now you can climb a mountain with a backpack, and then unfold the backpack into a scooter of sorts so you can wheel your way down. The question: is a speedier descent worth carrying the extra weight up? Link – via artsyspot From the Upcoming ueue, submitted by sanela.