What we found in Erin Karpluk’s bag on the set of Being Erica

What we found in Erin Karpluk’s bag on the set of Being Erica

Erin Karpluk’s purse (Image: David Pike)

There are certain things we always imagined Erica Strange’s purse would contain: wigs for time-travel sleuthing, an Epipen for her hazelnut allergy, a copy of The Secret of Now. But it turns out the real-life Erica, Erin Karpluk, sticks to the necessities. Check out what we found while rifling through her handbag.

Number 1The bag

Number 2Pen

Number 3Heart-shaped compact. “It was a gift when I was on the show Godiva’s in the mid-2000s.”

Number 4Trident Layers gum

Number 5Rescue Remedy relaxation spray

Number 6Keys (to a home, not the future)

Number 7Banana Boat sunscreen

Number 8Bumble and Bumble hairspray

Number 9Skoah hair serum

Number 10Skull-embossed makeup bag

Number 11Lipstick

Number 12Eye drops. “I just had eye surgery, so I need to carry these around all the time.”

Number 13Grey wallet with gold studs

Number 14Purse Saver, a hook to hang at restaurants and meetings

Number 15Oakley sunglasses

Check out our tour of the Being Erica set where we got to chat with Erin Karpluk, Adam Fergus and Sebastian Pigott about the fourth and possibly final season »