The Market Bag
The Market Bag

The Market Bag

Regular price $35.00

Head to the market in style with this reusable handmade bag. It is water-resistant and makes it easy to tote everything from your market finds, packing a picnic, to heading to the beach. We have collaborated with The Little Market to create this special edition purposeful market bag. Each bag is fair trade, and each purchase empowers artisans at CORR - The Jute Works in Bangladesh & Homeboy Industries, who is doing the screen printing on the bags.

  • Large: approximately 16" wide x 15" tall x 9" deep
  • Materials: LDPE lamination coated jute fabric, AZO-free ink
  • Laminated interior is water-resistant
  • Care instructions: Spot clean exterior. Wipe interior clean with damp cloth.

All our bags come with a hang tag that explain’s The Little Market's mission in supporting these artisans

ABOUT OUR ARTISAN PARTNER

CORR - The Jute Works empowers destitute, rural women in Bangladesh through handicraft production. The women artisans, who are mostly illiterate, make beautiful handicrafts with local materials during free time between household activities. CORR - The Jute Works not only creates market access, but also provides job training and develops leadership skills. The women are able to supplement their marginal family income, contributing towards better living conditions.

Homeboy Industries, who is doing the screen-printing on the bags, is a non-profit organization that provides a safe community and job opportunities for formerly incarcerated men and women.