Jens MortensenRelatedValentine’s Day
Nothing says “Be my valentine” like … a handbag hook? When that hook is the Heart, a cleverly designed object from thehookup.com,
the answer is a heartfelt yes. Like most members of the handbag-toting
gender, I’m always torn between putting my bag on the restaurant
banquette (takes up too much room) and the floor (not too sanitary, and
often unsafe). I’ve looked at handbag hooks before, but most of them are
either too complicated or too cute.
The Heart, by comparison, is both elegantly simple and simple to use;
you just twist it at the point, and it turns into an S-shaped hook.
When you no longer need the hook, twist it back into a heart and slip it
onto the strap of said handbag, or tuck it inside. (At 1.4 ounces,
you’ll hardly know it’s there, but it’s also strong enough to hold my
overstuffed bag with ease.) The Heart is available in platinum and gold
finishes, and sells for $65. What’s not to