Vintage – BLVD03 men & women fashion accessory, handbag,
Repurposed vintage linen unbleached, course cotton seed sack estimated use from the1930’s USA. ‘BEMIS A SEAMLESS EXTRA HEAVY SEAMLESS’
Aged to perfection, this great bag is made of a used 1930’s unbleached course cotton. For many years this bag carried many food products. Who knows the many hands that held it over the years and helped feed families and livestock.
BEMIS was founded in 1858 by Judson Moss Bemis who became famous for making machine sewn feed bags in St. Louis, Missouri, (click here to read more about Bemis Co.)
This very distinct black stamped name with the traditional pale blue and red vertical lines are front and centre. Made from sturdy cotton, it will continue to stand the test of time. All authentic including several patches. The back of the bag is new medium weight khaki canvas.
The exterior has been hand waxed with 100% natural beeswax to maintain the cotton and preserve for many years to come.
This large bag is lined with vintage looking new 100% cotton printed fabric mixed with Canadian satin as 3 pouch and 1 zipper compartments.The straps are made from repurposed soft black leather with gun metal rivets. The square bottom will allow to carry many items in comfort.
Enjoy the BLVD03 antique repurposed bag for daily light shopping around town.
Measures: 46cm across, 48cm high, 13cm wide at the base. 18.5inches across, 19inches high, 5inches wide at the base.