From The Jacksons comes this fun but mindful bag alternative, it's perfect for shopping, traveling or carrying your essentials on your next summer outing! Playful, stylish, strong and easy to travel with. "Out of Office" is woven in natural letters on an indigo blue mesh backdrop. This bag is handmade, no two bags are the same, each one is unique!
Made with 100% jute, it can withstand intense use and the test of time. After a long and happy life, this bag can biodegrade on the compost! Jute grows much quicker than cotton (it can be harvested every 4 to 6 months) and requires much less water, it's completely rain-fed. Jute is also very strong, this bag can carry 22-30 lbs. Only Azo-free dyes are used.
The small tote measures approximately 17 x 13 x 4 inches with a 5.5 inch handle drop.
The Jacksons is a women-owned company founded by a costume designer in the Notting Hill neighborhood of London. It was founded on the belief that employment leads to independence, empowerment and status. The production of these handmade bags by women in Bangladesh provides 1500 artisans with work all-year-round. In this partnership, artisans are paid directly which give them the freedom to make choices regarding their daily lives and the future. A further 4000 people are given employment opportunities through the production of jute cord, bead work and embroidery.