Siesta / Bags & Purses Backpacks
This section is home to our delightful collection of backpacks and rucksacks. Using a variety of both bright and traditional fabrics from around the world, these useful bags are perfect for everyday use at school or work, on holiday or the festival field.
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These spacious and comfortable backpacks are handmade in Kathmandu, Nepal. Featuring a three side pockets and a large main compartment they are perfect for taking to school, the gym or the office. Available in a mixture of bright and hard wearing gheri materials.
U Curve Gheri Backpack
These large backpacks have a plethora of zipped compartments and feature a pleasing U curve shape and adjustable shoulder straps. Each one is made from bold and colourful heavy gheri cotton material from Nepal.
Colours & Patterns vary
These radiant rucksacks are handmade in Bali using various patches of fabric off-cuts stitched together to form an astounding array of abstract amazement! Each rucksack is lined, has zipped pockets and adjustable straps.
Mixed Fabrics - Patches vary.
Collapsible Gheri Bag
This useful, strong and spacious backpack leads a double life and can actually collapse down into a much smaller, space saving size. Perfect for keeping packed down in a suitcase or rucksack to be unzipped and used as a day bag.
Rip Cotton Folding Backpack
This cool backpack can be folded down inside itself, turning it into a much smaller pack.This feature, combined with its useful zip pockets and spacious main compartment, make it perfect as a day bag on trips away.
Approx: 32cm × 53cm × 26cm
Packed size approx: 23cm × 26cm × 7cm
Gheri Courier Satchel
Made in a style inspired by bicycle courier sling bags, these over-the-shoulder satchels are perfect for comfortable use on foot or on bike. The bag's pockets have been designed to allow easy access for the front two and added security for the inside one. The satchel also has an extra velcro pocket for a mobile phone.
Patch Gheri Rucksack
Colourful and practical, these patch rucksacks are each handmade from tough Nepalese gheri material. Each one has a drawstring top, a front zip pocket and make excellent school or work bags.
Brilliantly bright, bountifully big backpack bursting with bonkers beauty. This rucksack with its zipped compartments and adjustable straps is great as an everyday bag.
Approx: 27cm × 40cm × 14cm
Gheri Pocket Cinch Bag
These easy going, simple drawstring backpacks are perfect for everyday use. Ideal for the gym, school or work; each one features a gheri material pocket on the outside.
Approx: 34cm × 39cm
Thai Elephant Backpack
Handmade in Thailand, these colourful back packs each feature an embroidered elephant decoration. This limited edition backpack comes in mixed styles and colours.
Mixed colours and styles.
Approx: 40cm × 45cm × 13cm
Large lined cotton drawstring bag shaped like an owl made with patches of off cut material that would have otherwise gone to waste. This recycling process makes each item unique. The bag has a large drawstring main compartment, an external zipped pocket, polished wooden beads on the drawstrings, and two adjustable shoulder straps.
Approx: 29cm × 41cm