This Carry All bag is made from an upcycled sarong from Maumere. Maumere is a small city of 50.000 people (yet it's the largest city in the island of Flores) and it's the capital of the Sikka regency, very well known for it's different cultural cooperatives created with the goal of preserving and promoting local ikat weaving. In that remote part of Indonesia, people still wear sarongs in their daily life. The sarong is the traditional tubular cloth wrapped around the waist worn by men and women. They are made using the IKAT dyeing technique to pattern textiles, and then hand woven using a BACK STRAP LOOM. The whole process can take up to several months, depending on the dyes used, the patterns, and the precision of the weaver.
The spacious Carry All bag is a great travel bag as well as a day-to-day bag. It'll accompany you to the office, the park, the gym, the beach, everywhere. It's light weight, effortless chic, and uncompromised practicality make it the ideal companion for an on-the-go lifestyle. The leather and beautiful ikat fabric are of excellent quality, as is the bag lining. Not only is it stylish, it is practical and durable.
Side pockets with leather reinforcement on the edges
Roomy zipped front pocket to keep your belongings accessible and secure
Inside zipped pocket and two phone pockets
Reinforced leather base
Adjustable and detachable wide shoulder strap, making it comfortable to carry on the shoulder or across the body