Giant Pin Tote Bag in Aqua and Charcoal

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I live in the Western Cape, indigenous home to a huge range of proteas, including the pin cushion protea. Here is my take on this strange and beautiful flower with a little touch of Marimekko (at least I like to think so).

The fabric for these totes has been meticulously screen printed by hand on 100% cotton. The inside is lined with cotton fabric and the handles are made from hardwearing cotton webbing.

It's very important to me that my products are always 100% South African. Once I have completed a design, I source fabri... Read more...

I live in the Western Cape, indigenous home to a huge range of proteas, including the pin cushion protea. Here is my take on this strange and beautiful flower with a little touch of Marimekko (at least I like to think so).

The fabric for these totes has been meticulously screen printed by hand on 100% cotton. The inside is lined with cotton fabric and the handles are made from hardwearing cotton webbing.

It's very important to me that my products are always 100% South African. Once I have completed a design, I source fabric locally and then hand over printing and sewing to wonderfully talented people who live and work in my home town, Knysna.

Size: approximately 47 x 50cm (excluding straps)

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A South African Original. iSpy is about getting back to basics through hand printed products, produced by the local community. All iSpy fabrics are designed by myself, hand screen...

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