I made this bag out of a recycled soft textured tweed skirt in shades of dark burgundy / purple and olive green. It is quite light so easy to fold away and pack up, and is lined with a remnant of brushed cotton in the same dark burgundy.
It has a lined pocket inside in the original tweed, and the handles are sized so it can be carried in the hand or over the shoulder. Robust, practical and perfect for stuffing with books, umbrellas, water, purses, make-up bags, random shopping etc.
Because each of my bags started as something else (a wool kilt, a tweed jacket, a cotton shirt) they come with a unique numbered card that shows what they used to be, and where they came from – a sort of bag birth certificate.
If your bag gets grubby after a few months of bouncing around on public transport and out shopping, you can machine wash it on a wool setting. All the materials I use are machine washed before the stitching starts, so they are used to it.
approx. 27 cm high by 40 cm wide
(contents not included!)
Handmade in Hammersmith bag no. 268
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