The pouch goes by many names, some less flattering than others . The bumbag, fanny pack, fanny flaps or moon bag was very popular during the 1990's.
They are making an epic comeback and are tapping into modern fashion ideas as well as nostalgic trends.
Bumbags are practical satchels which usually open with a zip and are worn around the waist, either on the side, back or fronts.
Briefly.co.za discovered that Mzansi has been bitten by the bumbag bug and local celebs are flaunting the cheeky fashion accessory.
They are so popular that major fashion labels are promoting them and they are on the covers of popular lifestyle magazines. The new bumbags are creating quite a stir and are moving away from the original shape.
Once they were so popular the rock was seen sporting one.
The trend has tapped in a whole new fashion direction harnessing the inherent coolness of the bumbag.
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