Upcycled vintage kimono silk and blue cork backpack.
This beautiful backpack is made from vintage kimono silk from Japan, and blue cork from Portugal. The cork straps are very comfortable on the hands and the shoulders.
It is perfect for a night out, for putting a note or sketch pad. It fits a 13" laptop also, which will be secure as the bag has a top zip. It also has a front invisible zip (well almost invisible, it's bright red) which would fit a book also.
Aika means beautiful song in Japanese
Weight 320 grams
Has an antique brass zip to close.
Has a concealed zip on the front, ideal for a small book, notepad or sketch pad.
Has an internal zip pocket.
Frequently asked Questions
What are your USP's?
Our bags are ethically made, are limited editions, made from natural fabrics, and are hand made.
Why do you use kimono silks and cottons on your bags?
We try and use natural, sustainable and upcycled fabrics
Also fabrics which have a story and a history, so we use a lot of vintage fabrics which come from damaged kimono which have been unpicked and cleaned. The kimono are from various eras in Japans history.
Can these bags be purchased anywhere else?
At the moment, they can only be bought on our website, our Etsy shop, and when we do craft fairs/pop up shops.