A favorite at the Farmer's Market, these white-lettered Queen Anne, Seattle Washington bags are exclusive to Queen Anne Frame & Gift! Made from 100% natural golden jute fiber with leather straps reinforced with antique nickel rivets, these bags can hold up to 135 pounds and have a water resistant lining to guard against damp produce or the occasional leaky container. Long leather handles make for an easy over-the-shoulder carry.
Dimensions: 15 wide, 12" high, 5.5" deep with 7" x 5" inside pocket, with an 11" strap
Did you know that your purchase helps break a poverty cycle? The mothers who handcraft your bag receive Fair Trade wages, annual profit dividends, and a retirement fund to help them achieve their dreams thanks to the Bangladesh Project.
Location: Saidpur, Bangladesh
Factory Code: BAN-LAT33.7099/LON90.4071
What's the story behind the factory? Following the 1971 war that established Bangladesh and brought with it poverty and disease, Saidpur Enterprises began in 1976 as a project to help the mothers of malnourished children with emloyment producing jute handicrafts and now supports artisans selling for a larger fair trade export market.They also provide literary classes, training on nutrition, women's legal rights, educational awareness and finance.