Beautifully handmade Tote Bags created in Jaipur. It can be paired with any and every ensemble /wardrobe with space for all your bits and pieces!
Designed with easy access zip pocket inside and open slot pockets for your Keys and pens. We can also make you a custom sized Tote to match a specific requirement. Get in touch for details.
Every economic activity produces some kind of waste and paper waste is the most common amongst these. Paper weaving is an old Japanese tradition. You can now own an up cycled and transformed piece of this ancient tradition in the form of a functional, stylish Tote Bag.
|Dimensions||14.5 × 3 × 13 in|
Newsprint (Mixture of Black, White, Grey, Red, Blue Yellow)
Handwoven Newspaper and Cotton
The entire bag is made with newspaper strips handspun and hand woven along with cotton, here in Jaipur. The inside has a recycled rubber sheet for effective, natural and sustainable padding (instead of chemical based neoprene used in most cases). The lining is made of recycled cotton fabric (excess from Garment Industry) which is beautifully soft. The inside pockets are stitched with the same fabric and can accommodate your coin change, charger as well as a note book/pens etc. making it super convenient. The closure is made with antique brass zipper.
SUPPORTING RURAL LIVELIHOODS IN JAIPUR
We work with local weavers and house wives based in villages around Jaipur. We support rural livelihoods in Jaipur by providing them space to help continue traditional skills and indigenous knowledge with UNCONVENTIONAL materials. By buying this item you are helping to support rural families of Jaipur.
We do not mass-produce any of our range, but operate a batch process system. This means that all our items are made with that bit more care and love – and you can see that in the finished item! We can also make you a custom sized Lampshade to match a specific requirement. Get in touch for details.