Traveling with electronics has become a necessity but it brings a whole new set of challenges.
Because we depend on them so much (and because they’re so expensive), losing them is not an option. Yet, they’re mostly small and come with cords and chargers that are easy to leave behind.
Here are half a dozen great storage solutions that make traveling so much less stressful. You’ll want to buy one of each for your Valentine and another set for yourself.
Mod Laptop 3 from This Is Ground
The interior of this gorgeous leather case is as stunning as its exterior. Customizable to house all your electronic essentials in style, there’s room for your laptop, tablet, phone and everything that comes with them. It’s impossible not to be organized – and empowered – with this bag by your side or over your shoulder. Price: $599
Flak Sack from Loctote
Like a lightweight, portable safe for your valuables, Flak Sack is theft-resistant, water-resistant and slash-resistant. Its steel- reinforced locking strap and heavy-duty brass lock enable you to both lock your sack shut and lock it to a fixed object, making it perfect for travel, especially if you’re sleeping in shared quarters. This is a game-changing product, and it comes in a variety of styles and sizes for all your different needs. Price: From $59
Plug Pack from This Is Ground
This soft leather travel cord organizer is light and flexible so it can be tossed in a carry-on to keep all your tech accessories safe. This Is Ground makes storage so stylish, it’s even easy to get excited about something called Plug Pack. Price: $135
Briggs & Riley @work Tech Kit
Perfectly coordinated with Briggs & Riley’s @work line of briefs and backpacks, this compact bag fits all your gadgets, giving each its own designated space. Unlike the items it’s protecting, the Tech Kit features Briggs & Riley’s celebrated lifetime guarantee. Price: $99
Dapper Wrapper from STM Goods
STM stands for Smarter Than Most, and it definitely sums up this simple yet effective storage accessory. Soft but sturdy, its multiple pockets and compartments offer a safe haven for all those cables and adapters that too often get left in airplane seat backs. Price: $23.96
BOOST↑UP Bold Wireless Charging Pad 10W from Belkin
Not exactly storage but a safe and easy way to charge your devices, this sleek charging pad lets you plop down your phone without worrying about where the cord is or damaging it on scratchy surfaces. The pad charges quickly and is compact enough to take with you, making it a powerful traveling companion. Price: $59.99