The Basic Shopper is stitched from antique handwoven vintage European grain sacks from the early 1900’s. Reimagined here, these beautiful hundred-year-old textiles have been transformed into functional objects for modern-day life. Made in Spain by Govou Textiles, these simple tote bags are unlined and have an interior pocket for a phone or smaller items. Each tote comes with a small zippered pouch for coins or credit cards as well. These beautiful indigo totes are over-dyed with all natural indigo, imparting a uniquely rich blue tone. Just as functional as they were when they were first used to transport grain to market, these versatile totes are still perfect for modern-day shopping trips. Ditch the plastic bags and join the upcycling movement!
Content: Tote and small clutch (included) : 100% hemp, antique hand-woven grain sack cloth from Europe.
Dimensions: 20″W x 20″H (tote)
Origin: Made in Spain.
Note: Each antique hemp grain sack is unique. These fabrics originate from grain sacks there were produced over 100 years ago on European farms.
The original grain sacks have been over-dyed with natural indigo dyes.