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Handbag – Samatra

60.00

Versatile. Roomy. Expandable. This everyday handbag is vegan and zero-waste!

Handmade sustainably in India with 40 discarded plastic bags.

Every purchase you make removes 10 plastic bottles from the ocean.

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  • One large secured inner pocket
  • Two smaller open pockets for easy access
  • Organic, cotton canvas naturally dyed with a contrasting colour
  • Removable, matching shoulder strap
  • Organic, naturally dyed cotton lining

Hand wash or spot clean under cold running water. Do not machine wash.

Use only a natural or mild detergent as several components of the bag are naturally dyed.

Wash less – it’s better for the bag and for the environment!

Greece – Free shipping. Delivery is usually within 10 days

International – Delivery is usually within 2 weeks

Read more about our shipping and returns here.

Because this product is handmade, you may find certain imperfections in its symmetry and appearance. Please bear in mind that this enhances its uniqueness and makes each piece truly one of a kind!

The colours may vary slightly from the image as we rely on discarded plastic bags that are available to us.

Material – plastic waste, organic & fair trade cotton, recycled YKK zippers, metal fittings

Dimensions – height 34 cm, length collapsed 30 cm, length expanded 46 cm, width 16 cm (approximate)

Weight – 330 g (approximate)

SKU: HB06 Product: Technique:

The Good Story

Plastic-negative

– Our primary material is retrieved plastic waste that would have otherwise ended up in the landfill or ocean.
– Our secondary materials are plant-based and free from plastics and harmful chemicals.
– Our packaging is plastic-free.
– Every purchase removes 10 plastic bottles from the ocean.

Zero-waste

– We design our products keeping zero-waste principles in mind and throw nothing away.
– Whatever offcuts we produce, we donate to recycling initiatives that make 100% recycled and recyclable products.

Vegan

– We do not use animal products like leather, wool, silk or fur. Neither do we use its synthetic alternatives. Only plant-based materials like organic cotton.
– We use natural or azo-free dyes as opposed to conventional dyes that are toxic.

Fair

– We empower artisan communities and help revive traditional crafts.
– We support tailors from vulnerable social groups.

Closing the Loop

Have a Théla product that has reached its end? Send it back to us so we can recycle or dispose of it responsibly. Get in touch to start the process!

This roomy, expandable handbag is as versatile as it gets. It can be carried in the hand or worn on the shoulder.

The Good Story

Plastic-negative

Our primary material is plastic waste. No new plastic is used throughout. And each purchase removes 10 plastic bottles from the ocean.

Zero-waste

We design our products to be zero-waste. Whatever offcuts we produce, we donate to recycling initiatives.

Vegan

We do not use animal products like leather, nor its synthetic alternatives. Only plant-based materials like organic cotton.

Fair

We empower artisan communities and help revive traditional crafts. We support tailors from vulnerable social groups.

Honest

We make things in a way that is better for people and the planet. And every year we learn and implement new ways to improve.

Closing the Loop

Have a Théla product that has reached its end? Send it back to us so we can recycle or dispose of it responsibly. Get in touch to start the process!