The Otieno Bag
Handcrafted by the Thika Weavers Group headed up by Jennifer, you can read more about this inspiring sustainable and positive social impact community project in Kenya on our stories here.
The Otieno Bag is made using recycled plastic bags and the multifunctional design can be worn as a backpack, a sling bag or a shoulder bag simply by adjusting the clip-able straps.
Outer // Hand woven in basket weaving technique from recycled plastic bags
Lining // Plain black cotton lining (includes a cellphone pouch on the inside)
Closure // Soft black vegetable dye leather fold over flap with ornate brass closure fitting
Straps // Black leather straps fixed on one end to the top side of bag with detachable brass clips on the other end which can be moved to create varying bag styles
Size // Approximate height 32cm x width 34cm (fits a 13" computer comfortably)
*PLEASE NOTE: exact size and shape may vary from bag to bag and differ slightly from the picture shown