Monday, 1 March 2010

Vintage patchwork tote / shopper bag SOLD

This tote bag/ book bag/shopper was made from a durable cream cotton drill fabric and has, on both sides, a pretty, shabby chic patchwork panel made up of nine patches

in a mix of French and English vintage fabrics, as well as some modern designer fabrics.

It is lined with a vintage rose print fabric and has an internal pocket made from French-style ticking.

This is the bag inside to show the lining and pocket:

The bag, measured flat, is 37cm wide (14 1/2") and 39cm deep (151/2"). The straps are 79cm long (31").

It has been constructed with generous seam allowances and double stitching for strength and durability and will easily hold a three or four heavy books.

The auction begins at 9am on Monday 1st March, and will end at 9pm Sunday 7th March, New York time. The highest bidder at that time will win.

Bids start at $15 please.

Postage would be: UK - $1.30 (1st class); Europe - $3.20 airmail; Worldwide outside Europe - $5.50 airmail; $2.80 surface mail.
Airmail worldwide from the UK should take about 5-7 days, surface mail can take from 6 weeks though is sometimes quicker.

To bid on this item, please click on “PLACE YOUR BID” at the end of this post. Please bid in US dollars $ - there is a currency converter to the right-hand side of this description, you might need to scroll down a little.

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1 comment:

  1. Beautifully made, lovely colours & design, & a truly excellent size!