Mumbai to Maine Market Bag

$48.00
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A smaller market bag for quick adventures and special lunches. Featuring soft leather handles for all types of carry, a tough and spill-proof inner lining, and a natural look that goes well with everything.

Supporting Working Mothers in Bangladesh
Did you know that your purchase helps break a poverty cycle? Every market bag is handcrafted in Bangladesh by hundreds of mothers who receive Fair Trade-certified wages, annual profit dividends, and a retirement fund.

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 employment 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.

Details:

  • 12.5" wide, 9.5" high, 5.5" deep, 3.5" drop, with a 5" x 6" interior pocket
  • Natural Material: 100% natural golden jute fiber harvested in Bangladesh
  • Water-Resistant Lining: 100% polyurethane
  • Strong: Can hold over 50 pounds