What’s in your bag? is a recurring feature where we ask people to tell us a bit more about their everyday gadgets by opening their bags and hearts to us. Show us your bag in this forum post. This week, we’re featuring James Chae.

As a designer at The Verge my bag is relatively light and simple. I don’t have to carry around an abundant amount of gear like some others here, but I definitely used to be that guy. I once had an extra-large Timbuktu bag fully loaded with a 15-inch MacBook Pro, DSLR, bike tools, extra tubes, and a couple bike lights. I looked like the hunchback of Notre Dame. Over the years I’ve learned to trim down my daily load. Below are some of the essential things found in my bag.