Seagrass Tote Bag - Handmade + Fair Trade
Handwoven from renewable seagrass these gorgeous bags are the perfect replacement for plastic grocery bags. Both beautiful and strong, they are also great for gardening, going to the beach, picnics, carrying books or whatever you can imagine. There are 9 different beautiful designs and you’ll receive one at random.
These eco-friendly bags are a true "grass roots" story of families working together to create an amazing a community-based industry. Over 10,000 people in a small Vietnamese village support themselves by weaving these baskets. These families are not employed by the factory are paid fairly and run this as their own home-based business. They weave the baskets in their home where they can care for their children as well.
Size: Measures approximately 15x7x10, each bag can carry about 50 lbs.
Care instructions: Seagrass loves water so it is okay to get them wet. If they lose shape, soaking them in water will restore them.