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BeSafe Boarding Bag

Item 691325

BeSafe Security Bags with RFID-Blocking Technology

Protect your belongings from cut-and-run street thieves and shield your personal information from RFID readers. This BeSafe bag has an RFID-blocking SafePocket™ that protects the personal info embedded in your passport and credit cards. Features a wraparound zipper plus a detachable, adjustable crossbody strap. It also has 10 open pockets (including four credit-card slots) and two zip pockets. Polyester microfiber; nylon lining. Imported.

BeSafe Boarding Bag

4¼"W x 1"D x 7½"H; ½"W shoulder strap is 1/2"W, adjusts from 35"L to 64"L. 7.8 oz.
  • BeSafe Boarding Bag
  • Protection from cut-and-run street thieves and RFID readers that steal your personal information
  • RFID-blocking SafePocket™ protects the personal info embedded in your passport and credit cards
  • Features a wraparound zipper plus a detachable, adjustable crossbody strap
  • 10 open pockets (including four credit-card slots) and two zip pockets
  • Polyester microfiber; nylon lining
  • Imported
Women's Sizes
Men's Sizes
Do you know your acetate from a hole in the ground? Your gussets from your grommets? If not, here's a list of the more commonly used textile words and terms that you'll see in our catalog. For more information or clarification, you can call us at: 1-800-770-3387

ACETATE - A manufactured fiber that uses cellulose refined from cotton and/or wood pulp. Characteristics: fast drying, wrinkle- and shrinkage-resistant, crisp or soft depending on end use, luxurious in appearance.

ACRYLIC - A manufactured fiber made from long-chain synthetic polymers. Characteristics: wrinkle resistance; low moisture absorbency and quick-drying; provides warmth yet lightweight, soft and resilient.

ALPACA - The fleece from an Alpaca, a cousin to the llama. Alpaca fleece is similar in characteristics to wool, but softer, silkier and more lustrous.

BANDED COLLAR - A shirt without a fold-over collar; there is only the band at the neck.

BARTACK - A close series of stitches crossing a piece of cloth in order to reinforce at a point of concentrated strain (e.g. belt loop or patch pocket corner).

BASKET WEAVE - A variation of the plain weave in which two or more threads weave alike in both warp (down) and filling (across) directions, joined in the regular order of the plain weave. So named for the basket-like pattern of the weave.

BATIK - A method of resist dyeing which employs wax as the resist. The pattern is covered with wax, and the fabric is then dyed: the wax patterns will not take the dye. The wax is removed after dyeing by boiling the fabric or applying solvent. The fabric is often streaked where the dye has gone through cracks in the wax. Batik dyeing originated in Indonesia.

BESOM - A narrow piece of fabric that works as an edging on a pocket; can be single besom, one side of pocket opening or double besom, both sides.

BOX PLEAT - Two small, back to back outward facing pleats that have a box- like appearance. On shirts, box pleats are positioned in the center back at the bottom of the yoke to allow ease of movement in the shoulders and arms.

BROADCLOTH - A fine, closely woven, lustrous cotton or cotton/poly blend made in plain weave with a fine rib in the direction of the filling (across). The filling yarn is heavier and has less twist than the warp yarn (down). The cloth is usually mercerized, and has a soft, firm finish.

BRUSHING - A finishing process for woven or knit fabrics in which brushes or other abrading elements are used to raise a nap (a fuzzy or downy surface). Brushed fabrics have a soft, slightly weathered, broken-in feel.

BUTTON-DOWN COLLAR - Having buttonholes on the collar points so they fasten to the shirt.

CAMP COLLAR - A one-piece collar that lays flat, part of the shirt also lays flat to create a notch. Also called a Convertible Collar or Notched Collar.

CANVAS - A general classification of strong, firm, closely woven fabrics usually made with cotton. A heavier, open weave comprised of plied yarns (a number of single yarns, usually three, twisted together). Characteristics: very hard-wearing, generally water-resistant.

CASHMERE - The fleece that comes from a Cashmere goat. These animals roam at high elevations (10,000 - 15,000 ft.), hence their very warm, soft fleece. Garments made with cashmere are normally more expensive because of limited yield (one goat produces only 4 ounces of fleece a year).

CHAMBRAY - A general class of plain weave, usually cotton, made with a colored warp (down) and white filling (across). Most often made using blue and white, but also available in stripes, checks and figured patterns.

COMBING - The removal of short fibers or noils from material so that the resulting yarn be composed of larger fibers. The comb straightens and arranges them in parallel order.

CORDUROY - A strong, durable fabric with cotton ground and vertical cut-pile stripes (wales) formed by an extra system of filling yarns. The foundation of the fabric can be either a plain or twill weave. Of all cotton fabrics, corduroy is the warmest because its wales form an insulated cushion of air.

COTTON - A vegetable fiber consisting of unicellular hairs attached to the seed of the cotton plant. The normal color of cotton is light to dark cream, and its chemical composition is almost pure cellulose. A distinct feature of the mature fiber is its spirality or twist. In fabrics, cotton makes for strong, versatile, cool-wearing and comfortable garments.

CREPE - A general classification of fabric characterized by a broad range of crinkled or gained surface effects. Methods of making crepe include the use of hard twisted yarns, special chemical treatment, special weaves and embossing.

DART - A tuck in the fabric that is sewn. It is used to define the shape of a garment making a two dimensional piece of fabric into a three-dimensional garment. Darts are usually seen where the body curves: bust, waist, hip.

DENIM - A well-known basic cotton or blended fabric in a right- or left-hand woven twill. Generally, the warp (down) is dyed blue with a white filling (across). Also called "dungaree."

DOBBY - A general term for a fabric woven on a special dobby loom, which allows the weaving of small, geometric figures. These patterns are beyond the range of simple looms, yet too limited to be produced economically by Jacquard loom. A dobby weave can be distinguished from a plain weave by its more ornate and intricate woven appearance.

FLANNEL - Generally, a cotton or wool fabric, napped on one or both sides (usually both), then bleached, dyed or printed, and brushed or rerun through the napping machine to revive the nap. Flannel fabrics are very soft and cozy.

FLEECE - 1). A heavy napped surface, most often in knit goods, made with a heavy and soft-spun back yarn, which is napped in finishing (e.g. the inside surface of a sweatshirt). 2). Wool sheared from sheep or other animals in the wool class. The term is especially used for the entire coat of wool shorn from the sheep at one time; it is generally taken off the animal in one piece.

GARMENT DYEING - The garment is first produced, then the complete garment is dyed.

GARMENT WASH - The garment is constructed and then washed to soften the fabric and minimize shrinkage.

GAUGE - A measurement used in knitted garments that reflects the size of the needles used to knit the garment. The larger the gauge, the smaller the needle - therefore, the finer the knit.

GORE - Vertical panels in a skirt or dress; enhances the fit of a garment.

GROMMET - Little air holes reinforced with metal ring, usually on jackets, hats or shoes to allow ventilation.

GROSGRAIN - A firm, closely woven, ribbed fabric. It has a dressy appearance and is used for ribbons, neckties, hatbands and trimmings.

GUSSET - A triangular piece of fabric inserted into a garment to improve the fit or for reinforcement (e.g. on the sleeve of a jacket under the arm to allow for extra layering).

HERRINGBONE TWILL - A broken twill weave composed of vertical sections which are alternately right hand and left hand in direction, resembling the vertebral structure of the herring (zigzag). The twill changes direction perfectly where the weave breaks, balancing the overall pattern of the fabric.

HOLLYWOOD WAISTBAND - The waistband is the same piece of fabric as the rest of the garment. Advantages are that it has a smooth silhouette making the transition from hip to waist more gradual.

JACQUARD - A system of weaving which, because of a pattern-making mechanism of great versatility, permits the production of very ornate, complex woven designs. This type of weaving is used for tapestry, figured necktie and dress fabric, and figured patterns on knit goods (sweaters).

JERSEY - A generic term for a plain knitted fabric; its principal distinction is that it is not a fabric with a distinct rib (e.g. T-shirt fabric).

KNIT - Knit fabrics are made up of a series of interlocking loops that result in a flexible construction. All knits have some stretch.

LINEN - One of the oldest textile fibers known. Though the fiber and the fabric are both commonly known as linen, it is actually flax, the fiber of the Linum plant. Linen is generally favored for its fine, strong, cool-wearing properties. It drapes away from the skin rather than clinging to it. In knitwear, linen is combined with other natural or synthetic fibers for improved strength and resiliency.

MERCERIZATION - A treatment of cotton yarn or fabric to increase its luster. Its affinity for dyes is also enhanced. In the process, the material is immersed under tension in a sodium hydroxide (caustic soda) solution. This later is neutralized in acid. The process causes a permanent swelling of the fiber, thus increasing its luster.

NYLON - The generic term for man-made fibers composed of polyamides derived from coal and petroleum. Characteristics: high strength, elasticity, low water absorption and quick-drying.

OMBRE - A color effect woven into the fabric that has gradual changes in shade from light to dark, generally produced by arranging different tones in the warp.

PIGMENT DYEING - A process in which a specific type of dye is applied to the surface of a fabric, then after one washing it fades into a softer color. The color will slowly continue to fade with age. Pigment dyed products from TravelSmith are prewashed and will not harm other garments during washing after they've been washed once.

PLACKET - An opening with fabric piecing and buttons or snaps on a garment that facilitates dressing. Plackets can be at the neck of a shirt, the cuff of a sleeve, or the waist of a skirt or pair of pants.

PLEATS - Small tucks in clothing to allow for extra room and ease of movement. Pleats can be seen at the waist of pants or skirts, the cuff of a sleeve, the waist or bust area of a blouse or dress.

POLYESTER - A manufactured fiber made from long-chain synthetic polymers. Characteristics: crease-resistance, quick-drying, great shape retention, high strength, abrasion resistance and easy care.

PRINTING - Applying color(s) in definite, repeated patterns of fabric by any one of a number of printing methods. Color is deposited in thick paste form and treated with steam or chemicals to cause it to migrate into or adhere to textile material. The design is not woven into the cloth but stamped in after the cloth is woven or knit.

RAMIE - A strong, soft fiber yielded by the inner bark of the Ramie plant. The fiber is white, soft, lustrous and slightly coarser than flax (linen) when degummed and bleached. Ramie fabrics are strong, smooth and durable.

RAYON - A generic term for man-made fibers composed of regenerated cellulose derived from trees, cotton and woody plants. Characteristics: high absorbency, bright or dull luster, pleasant feel or hand, good draping qualities, ability to be dyed in brilliant colors and superior strength.

REACTIVE DYE - A type of dye that completely saturates the fabric for a long lasting color.

RIB KNIT - A double-knit fabric in which the rib wales or vertical rows of stitches intermesh alternatively on the face and the back of the fabric. Rib knit fabrics have good elasticity and shape retention, especially in the width.

RISE - The measurement on pants from the front waist between the legs up to the back waist. This refers to how high or low a pant will ride (i.e. "short-waist" or "long-waist")

SANDBLASTING - The garment is literally sandblasted for a worn-in look; fabric has to be very durable to withstand the abuse, usually 14 oz. denim for jeans.

SANDWASH - Sand is put into the industrial wash for a softened feel and texture for the garment.

SHIRTTAIL HEM - The curved bottom hem of a shirt - higher on the side hip area (for ease of movement) dipping low in the front and back (so that the shirt will stay tucked into pants).

SILK - Continuous protein filament produced by the larvae of various insects, especially the caterpillar when constructing its cocoon. The chief portion of commercial silk is produced in Japan and China. Characteristics: resiliency, aesthetics, elasticity and strength, warm in winter, cool in summer.

SLUB - A lump or thick place on yarn caused by small lengths of yarn adhering to it during the spinning process. This adds a random texture to the fabric when the yarn is woven or knit into a garment.

SPREAD COLLAR - An open collar with no buttons to hold the collar points to the shirt. Spread collars have two pieces: the fold over collar part and the stand that keeps the collar close to the neck.

STANDARD WAISTBAND - An extra piece of fabric that is sewn to the body of the pants, shorts or skirt.

TENCEL - A cellulosic fiber produced by Courtaulds, spun from an amine oxide solvent that offers a higher degree of polymerization than is available with rayon. Characteristics: pleasant feel or hand, good draping qualities, ability to be dyed in brilliant colors, superior strength, and easy care.

VENTED BOTTOM - The bottom hem of a shirt that is cut straight with side slits to allow ease of movement. Vents are usually 2" deep.

WALE - In woven fabric, one series of ribs, cords, or raised portions. In corduroy fabric, wales per inch are counted to distinguish broad- from fine-textured cloth. The higher the wale number, the finer the texture of the fabric.

WEIGHT OF CLOTH (OZ.) - A description or classification of many fabrics by weight per yard.

WELT - A piece of fabric that works as an edging on a pocket; usually a single welt and wider than a besom.

WOOL - Primarily the fleece of a sheep or lamb - but can also refer to fleece of the alpaca, angora, cashmere goat, camel and vicuna. The fiber is distinguished from hair by the character of its covering: minute overlapping scales, which give it a felting property. Characteristics: strong and resilient, soft and warm, wicks away moisture and dyes well for rich coloration.

WOVEN - Woven fabrics are produced by the interlacing of yarns. Each filling yarn goes alternately over and under each warp yarn.

YARN-DYEING - Dyeing of individual yarns before weaving or knitting. Compared to garment dyes or prints, yarn-dyed fabrics boast richer, longer lasting color.

YOKE - An added section of fabric in a shirt or pants that enhances the fit. On a shirt, the yoke is usually on the back across the top shoulder area but can also be on the front shoulder to chest area. On pants, it is generally on the back of jeans-style pants located below the waistband.

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Customer Reviews

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By Anonymous
October 25, 2016
"Thought it would work - I had high hopes for this product but it was too small for what I have to carry. I need space for 2 passports, two currencies and coins and 2 credit cards. I am still searching for something like thatI would not recommend this product."
By bootslloyd070
September 05, 2016
"Convenient and Security Safe - This is everything I need to Tour with during the day Hours or for my Airport TSA travels...It holds my Passport, monies, Cr.Cards and I.D. I need. Plus , it is RFID safe traveling through different cities, countries, and airports. I mainly use it during- I recommend this product."
By anneb455
new engalnd
July 08, 2016
"horrible- zipper catches, credit cards slide out, - this is the worst wallet ever, everything slides out. Zippers catch every time. Don't buy it.I would not recommend this product."
By cmadigan427
February 23, 2016
"Good ... but awkward at times - After searching for an RFID safe boarding bag I decided to give this a try. The design is compact, which I prefer. The color is very pretty and it is easy to spot in my carry-on bag when not needed for boarding. The bag easily holds my passport, license,- I recommend this product."
By chlegler
February 04, 2016
"Had one for many years & loved it. Time for a new one & so glad to get it. Feel protected. Can hang down inside shirt & be out of sight. Great size to use alone or put in a purse. All the pockets are great, handy & convenient.- I recommend this product."
By Anonymous
August 23, 2015
"ring attaching the strap broke after 1 week - I love the size of this boarding bag. I bought it to travel to Italy in September. I tried it out on a trip to Universal studios in Florida, and the ring that attaches the strap apparently separated from the bag and I found the bag lying on the floor!!! Y- I recommend this product."
By ajmax2
March 11, 2015
"travel wallet/bag - I now have 3 of these bags. They are solid, easy to use, and hard to get into. Sometimes I get irritated when I have to struggle to get a card out...then I remind myself it would be even harder for a pick pocket to get anything out. Small, easy to carry,- I recommend this product."
By Anonymous
February 22, 2015
"Driver's license doesn't fit - I really wanted to like this bag. It was cute and I liked the size. My passport fit just fine. Unfortunately, try as I might I could not fit my US driver's license in the window id section. A small business card fits in the window area but not my state isI would not recommend this product."
By alysefs
San Diego
October 25, 2014
"great airport/travel wallet - Just got this and love it. The burgundy color is very pretty. The wallet fits my passport, ID, smart phone, change, paper money, credit cards, coins, lip stick, and sunglasses (without my case). It's ideal for being in the airport and having everything ac- I recommend this product."
By Fairc2cjamr1
October 14, 2014
"Disappointed - Took this with me on a trip to Europe for security concerns. The stitching on the outside strap loop broke on first day. Had to use inner tether or the outside zipper to loop the strap through to be able to use it. However, I mostly kept this in my smallI would not recommend this product."
By susanhenry77
Midwest Illinois
September 16, 2014
"Great size - superb security!! Buy two colors!! - I love this product. The size is just right for what I need. My phone, credit cards, cash, passport AND reading glasses FIT!! There are more pockets than I can use and the RFID feature means I enjoy my shopping and traveling without that concern. The long- I recommend this product."
By Anonymous
Ames, IA
September 15, 2014
"Wonderful Travel Wallet/Bag - Ideal Passport + everything else needed in a wallet while traveling. I also use it when not traveling as a pull out purse from my tote. Checkbook, credit cards, cash, keys, phone and small glasses fit nicely.- I recommend this product."
By helencarnes
September 13, 2014
"Excellent purchase - This travel wallet is a great size. I am able to carry a small comb, lip balm, my Iphone5, cash, credit cards, passport, a pen and small notebook with room to spare. This is perfect for traveling by air, etc. It will also be just what I need for touring v- I recommend this product."
By Anonymous
August 27, 2014
"Product is secure but a little difficult to open and close quickly. I recommend this product when security is a high priority but if you need accessability often, seek another product.- I recommend this product."
By Anonymous
August 09, 2014
"Love it!, - Light as a feather. You will not need a purse. Best purchase ever. Enough room for cell phone too.- I recommend this product."
By Anonymous
July 13, 2014
"Way too heavy and "clunky". Doesn't open in a manner conducive to passport and boarding tickets. Was very disappointed.I would not recommend this product."
By lizorta217
July 10, 2014
"The pictures do not clearly show this product. - Hopefully this will help some!!There is a passport pocket at the top where the zipper ends. Protected with RFID Blocking and fits great!The pocket where the passport is being shown is the concealed pocket for any currency and card slots.- I recommend this product."
By Anonymous
Jacksonville FL
April 27, 2014
"ok but not what I needed - I want a bag that hangs from the neck so that I can be hands free while dealing with security and all the suitcases and computers. An outside slot pocket for boarding passes is a must, no fussing with zippers while carry suitcases. This bag does not haveI would not recommend this product."
By mum147
Boston MA
March 03, 2014
"Disappointed - Nice design but stiff and unweildy to wear around neck or across shoulders. Strap too long with no way to shorten.I would not recommend this product."
By scifrese
January 28, 2014
"too bulky - This is more like a wallet than a holder for boarding passes and identification There is no external pocket for boarding passes and it is not long enough to put them inside without folding.The credit card slots are too tight for easy use.I would not recommend this product."
By trbitney
November 01, 2013
"Over-rated - The size of this product is fine, however, there are two problems with using it. First, the zipper does not work well. It catches on the inside lining every time ir is used. Second, the bag should zip all the way down on both sides. It is difficult to getI would not recommend this product."
By Anonymous
October 22, 2013
"Check sewing before your trip - Love the bag, but on the first trip, the sewing came undone on the strap and fell off. I had to find thread and needle to reattach myself it so it could be used while I traveled.- I recommend this product."
By sharoncaseyknutson
October 18, 2013
"Liked it - I bought this in 3 different sizes, all in wine thinking i was going to keep one, but ended up keeping all three. I really like the wine,but wished i had gotten them in 3 different colors so i could pick it out of my purse without thinking. I got this for- I recommend this product."