FUN Bags: Nerdy Purses and Geeky Backpacks
Published on December 12, 2023

FUN Bags: Nerdy Purses and Geeky Backpacks [Gift Guide]

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Are you looking for a bag that's anything but ordinary? Find something extraordinary like these nerdy purses, geeky backpacks, and other licensed bags! You can find shaped bags that look like some of your favorite characters, cute bags with all-over printed designs, and many other fun styles. Whether you're shopping for yourself or someone with an ever-growing collection of purses and bags, you won't want to miss out on any of these geek bags! You can find Danielle Nicole purses, Loungefly bags, Cakeworthy mini backpacks, and other fan favorites to fill your closet. Keep reading to see what you can snag online at!


Mini Backpacks

Mini Backpacks

Sleeping Pikachu Mini BackpackCandyland Mini BackpackBeauty and the Beast Mini BackpackChucky Mini Backpack
Boba Fett Mini BackpackFraggle Rock Mini BackpackCare Bears Mini BackpackMonopoly Mini Backpack

There are so many cute mini backpacks that it's hard not to scoop them all up! Most minis will have a main compartment and a front pocket, perfect for keeping your keys and phone separate from your other items. These little backpacks aren't really meant to be school bags, but they are perfect as casual purses! They are also great for walking and small hikes so you can take your essentials and a few snacks. With so many prints and colors to choose from, they're fun to coordinate with your own personal style. Wear neutrals or denim mixed with some poppy colors, and you'll be spreading those geek-chic vibes in no time!


Character Mini Backpacks

Character Mini Backpacks

Mojo Jojo Mini BackpackSailor Moon Mini BackpackHello Kitty Mini BackpackBeetlejuice Mini Backpack 
Mushu Minni BackpackJareth Mini BackpackScarlet WitchSpider-Man Mini Backpack

Sometimes referred to as cosplay minis, these cute Loungefly bags will make it look like you're carrying your favorite characters along with you! It doesn't matter whether you want to take one shopping around town with you or if you want it as a swag bag for your next convention—you're sure to make people smile when they recognize these characters on your bag! The best part is when the front pocket becomes part of the design, whether it's Mojo Jojo's face or Mulan's Mushu. Also, how cool would it be to use your bag as part of your costume on Halloween? The possibilities are endless!


Ita Bags

Ita Bags

Beauty and the Beast Bell Ita BagPikachu Ita BagSnow White Ita BagDisney Stich Ita Bag

If you frequently attend comic cons and other nerdy conventions, you have probably seen a few of these around—ita bags! These adorable mini backpacks have a clear window with an insert behind it where you're able to stick your button and enamel pin collection. If you frequently pick up new pins from the artist alley, why not show them off with a cute ita bag? These licensed pin collector bags are great for showing off your pin collection and a convenient place to hold the rest of your con swag!


Nerdy Wallets

Geeky Wallets

Sleeping Pikachu WalletSandcastle Stitch WalletJurassic Park WalletSpider-Man Wallet
Mushu WalletDaisy and Minnie WalletDisney Villains WalletGhostbusters Logo Wallet

The best nerdy wallets take care to balance both form and function. Whether you're hunting for a passport wallet or a flip wallet, these novelty wallets will have enough space to hold your cash and cards while also looking super cool. We have licensed wallets with more subtle designs, like the Spider-Man wallet, but don't be afraid to go all out with a Mushu wallet with flappy ears. Pulling out one of these exceptionally nerdy wallets might just make your cashier's day!




Care Bears HandbagLoungefly Snow White HandbagIrregular Choice Bugs Bunny HandbagMickey and Minnie Mouse Handbag

Disney handbags are all the rage these days. Whether you're carrying around a Mickey Mouse handbag or maybe Snow White is more your style, these bags will surely add some fun and excitement to your everyday look. And Disney isn't the only one getting in on the action. Care Bears and Irregular Choice handbags are popular options, giving fans a stylish way to show their love for their favorite characters. If you want to add a little extra personality to your outfit, consider investing in a pop culture handbag. You'll be sure to turn heads wherever you go!


Shaped Purses

Shaped Purses

Darth Vader Helmet BagGolden Snitch Crossbody BagPizza Planet Mega Gulp PurseAngel Crossbody Bag

These novelty purses are meant to be seen! Shaped purses take conventional purse styles and turn them on their heads, and we love them for it. Do you want a Darth Vader Purse shaped like the icon himself? What about a snitch-shaped Harry Potter purse? Even something as ridiculous as the Mega Gulp drink from Toy Story can be a cool purse idea. If you're looking for funny purses, you'll want to check out all of our shaped bags!


Fun Crossbody Bags

Crossbody Purses

Queen Amidala PurseUrsula Crossbody BagPeter Pan PurseAladdin Crossbody Bag
Cheer Bear PurseBlack Panther BagFrozen Castle Crossbody BagCinderella Purse

Unlike regular handbag purses, crossbody purses include a long strap that you can sling over your shoulder to remain hands-free. These convenient purses are great options to take with you when you plan to be out and about, whether you're shopping, running household errands, or getting a bite to eat. Of course, you're not going to find ordinary bags here at—we love crazy purses with patterns, embroidery, and glitter! (And, of course, our favorite pop culture references.) These fun purses are sure to make you stand out from the crowd!


Unique Tote Bags

Reusable Tote Bags

Harley Quinn Tote BagFriends Tote and Water Bottle Set

Reusable tote bags are so useful that it's always good to have a few on hand. Whether you're running to the library or the farmer's market, if you know you'll need to bring your own bag, bring a tote along! You can also find other uses for these bags, such as present bags, to cut down on wrapping paper waste, or even as hanging storage bags in your closet. Anyone looking for practical gifts should consider a tote bag!


Geeky Backpacks

Nerdy Backpacks

Jeff Goldblum BackpackPrincess Bride BackpackCandyland BackpackDisney Villains Backpack
Boba Fett Book BagNaruto Itachi BackpackWinnie the Pooh Book BagPower Rangers Backpack

Backpacks are typically made with sturdy canvas construction to easily hold a full load of books. However, they're also great for hiking, day trips, and more! There are plenty of fabulous yet functional book bags like these nerdy backpacks here. Superheroes? Got it. What about movies? Oh yeah! You can even get a crazy backpack with Jeff Goldblum's face if you want to stand out. Fun backpacks like these may make getting out the door for school just a little bit easier.


Fun Fanny Packs

Fanny Packs

Harry Potter Fanny PackStitch Fanny PackPikachu Fanny PackCheer Bear Fanny Pack

If you plan on popping out of the house with only your phone and keys, fanny packs are great to have with you! Perfect for jogs and walking the dog, we have some fun fanny packs that you'll want to keep with you wherever you go. Be a little cheeky with a Pikachu fanny pack, or save your hands with the Nintendo controller fanny pack. While they might never be the height of fashion, they sure make up for it with functionality!


Other Unique Bags

Other Bags

Care Bears Grumpy Bear BackpackTMNT Turtle Van Pet Carrier BagNewt Scamander BriefcaseFrozen II Duffel Bag

There's much more to bags than purses and backpacks, so here are a few more unique bag ideas! A licensed duffel bag can get you more excited for school sports or a trip to the gym, while a Newt Scamander suitcase is both exceptionally nerdy and stylish. There's even a TMNT Turtle van pet carrier bag to show how much your pets rock!


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Have you found the perfect bag yet? Are there any styles that you're hoping to see? Let us know what you're interested in seeing in our online store! Don't be shy, and check out our other bags and backpacks if you're still on the prowl for the perfect purse. You just might find what you're looking for!

Wyatt Edwards
Wyatt Edwards

Wyatt Edwards is the Internet Wizard at, where he is lead editor and writes about superheroes and pop culture. He is an avid toy collector and a yearly judge for The Poppies, an industry pop culture collectible award.

What’s fun for Wyatt? Playing Dungeons & Dragons, making wild guitar noises, and buying ridiculous toys that might look good on a shelf someday. He seriously has way too many hobbies. You can find him on Twitter @whatandwyatt.