HERRINGBONE TWEED TOTE BAG in BLUE - by Earth Squared
A classic and practical everyday wool tweed bag, featuring a generous, roomy interior and elegant styling, with shoulder straps so the bag sits neatly under your arm, zipped enclosure for added security, fully lined with internal mobile pouch and zipped pocket, and matching cord detailing.
Measurements are 27cms high x 39cms wide x 14cms gusset. Strap: 60cms
We source these beautiful bags from Earth Squared - a fair trade supplier based near Edinburgh. They are passionate about combining great design and fabulous quality with direct benefits for the artisans that work with them. Almost all of the artisans who make the products were originally rice farmers earning a subsistent, irregular and inconsistent wage.
They have worked closely with fair trade accredited partners in Vietnam for many years to ensure fair trade criteria are embedded into everyday working life and to create a range of contemporary, stylish and affordable fashion accessories. The company give disadvantaged women the opportunity and support to improve their lives through secure work, training and a healthy working life giving them financial security and self confidence.
Earth Squared are accredited by the British Association of Fair Trade Shops and Suppliers (BAFTS) and their partners in Vietnam are members of the World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO).