Sacoche is French “ sacoche The name comes from the word ” , meaning “bag” or “bag”. It originates from thin and small shoulder bags that racers used in bicycle races to carry drinks and food. A pochette is a small shoulder bag that comes from the French word “pochette”, which means “small pocket”. There are many products for women with long straps. Both are small shoulder bags, but the difference is whether they have gussets or not.