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 1. Field of Invention
 This invention relates to a portable pocket that attaches to the arms, legs, thighs or waist of the wearer by means of an adjustable band and provides a convenient way to transport small quantities of small-sized items such as credit cards, a driver's license, keys, metro passes, ID's, concert tickets, coins and paper currency, etc. The use of the pocket band eliminates the need to carry hanging purses, dangling keys or bulging wallets when transporting small quantities of small-sized items. Pocket bands are made of sturdy materials and adjust to fit the dimensions of the wearer. A zipper is sewn into the opening of the pocket to secure inserted items. Attaching the pocket band to the wearer gives items inserted into the pocket better protection from loss or theft. Pocket bands worn underneath sleeves, pants or dresses provide the best means for protecting paper currency and other items from being purloined by pick pockets.
 2. Discussion of the Prior Art
 Backpacks, purses, wallets and carrying pouches used to hold keys, tickets, credit cards and paper currency can be burdensome to carry to sporting events, amusement parks and concerts. Additionally, when shopping, exercising at a gym, or jogging outside, a credit card, locker room key or house key may be all that is needed and a small lightweight portable pocket connected to the wearer's arm, leg, or waist would provide a convenient and comfortable way to carry such small items.
 Purses and wallets can be easily stolen or lost, especially in large crowds. Attaching a pocket to the wearer's arm, leg, thigh or waist protects items from lost and theft. The portable pocket band has a zipper sewn across the opening of the pocket to keep inserted items from falling out.
 There is a need for a lightweight, comfortable and convenient portable pocket for carrying small quantities of small items that can be attached to the wearer without interfering with the wearer's freedom of movement and does not subject the wearer to stolen or lost items.
 The conventional pocket inserts into larger components such as purses, jackets and pants, thereby adding bulkiness and additional weight when items are placed into the pocket. The concept of the pocket band is to find an effective means to safely carry small quantities of small items in a sturdy pocket without unnecessary bulkiness and weight and without interfering with the wearer's freedom of movement. Larger components with pockets such as purses are not always necessary to transport small quantities of small items. The portable pocket band provides a safe, effective and affordable solution to eliminating the unnecessary bulkiness and added weight of pockets used in the conventional way. When attached to the wearer, the pocket is transformed into a miniature carrying compartment. Wearing the pocket band underneath clothing, such as sleeves, pants or dresses provides the best means of protecting items from theft.
 Individuals with back problems and joint pain will find the lightweight portable pocket band safe and easy to use. School children carrying house keys, lunch money or other small items will find the pocket band to be an effective means to protect items from lost of theft. Pocket bands can be worn under school uniforms. Business people can carry business cards and meeting notes in the pocket band. Aerobics class participants can carry locker room keys to an aerobics class without interfering with movement. Pocket bands are useful at concerts, amusements parks, grocery stores and malls. Various items can be transported in the pocket band. There are many uses for the pocket band depending on the wearer's individual preferences.
 The jogger in
 A jogger is shown for purposes of illustration only, since the pocket band can be advantageously used while performing many other activities or attending many other events such as concerts, movies, amusement parks, etc.
 The pocket
 Although a particular embodiment which is presently preferred and certain modifications thereof have been described in detail, various other applications, choices of materials, modifications and the like, will suggest themselves to those acquainted with the art and are considered to be within the spirit and scope of the invention.