This beautiful bag has a large box with a smaller compartment, sealed with Velcro strap, and is made of recycled plastic from the streets of Delhi.
Ragbags are upcycle(*) products, honest, fashionable bags made on different locations in India. Ragbags are produced from recycled plastic bags, tea bags or recycled cotton. This is gathered, cleaned and manufactured into new products by so-called ragpickers in the outskirt of Delhi and Calcutta.
(*) Here the concept of upcycling is used: garbage and leftovers are re-fabricated into new product with a higher value.
Ragbag is a brand that follows the ten principle of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO). Their production partners are members of the Fair Trade Forum India (FTF-India). They pay an honest price for the ragpickers and employees so they can live a better live with there families.
The design is made by talented Dutch designers who studied at the Rietveld Academy or the Design Academy.
This shoulder bag is available in different colours.
- Material: recycled plastic bags
- Size: 35 x 30 x 8 cm
- Design: Ellen Sillekens