VALISE Juco and Handloom Jute Hand Bag

VALISE Juco and Handloom Jute Hand Bag

$30.56

Shipping to United States: $15.28

A stunning fusion of Juco and handloom (woven) multi-coloured Jute to produce this handbag or shopping tote. This reusable bag has rexine handles for your comfort with an inner zip internal pocket for easy access to phone / keys and top zipper closure for securing your valuables. No harsh chemicals used in dyes.

Handloom Jute is woven by skilled craftpersons with the same qualities of traditional Jute but with a softer feel. Juco is 70% Hessian / Jute blended with 30% cotton.

No harsh chemicals used in dyes.

As a designer I use Jute as my core fabric of choice and I am proud to have created the world's largest range of designer hessian bags. I work closely with my production team to create these awesome bags from inception using my intuition and customer feedback, sourcing fabrics, traveling to work with the sampling team on the factory floor to ensure bags are made to my specification, tweaking my designs to reduce wastage in production/packaging and managing the product photo shoot.

Jute plant is a natural grass known as the "golden fibre" that is Earth friendly with a low carbon footprint compared to cotton. Jute relies on rain water and uses less water than cotton. Cotton uses large amounts of irrigated water, is pesticide and fertilizer intensive which places pressure on rivers, soil, biodiversity and the eco system. I have used Jute from the Bay of Bengals wetlands where most of the world's jute is sourced. Jute grows quickly, requires less land and millions of rural people rely on harvesting jute as a source of income. Hessian or burlap fabric is made from the Jute plant. Hessian, Burlap and Jute terms are used interchangeably.

Care Instructions - Juco / Jute / Hessian is very resistant to dirt and spot clean / gentle sponge to wipe off any marks. Clean the inner lamination with a wet cloth. Do not wash as colours may run. Using a washing machine and dryer is NOT recommended.

*Minor shade variations due to different monitor and lighting, the actual colour of the item might be slightly different from the colour shown on the pictures.

Dimensions: 34cm width x 41cm height, handles 23cm long

Dimensions: 13.4" width x 16.1" height, handles 12.6" long

Designed by Ajitha

Thyli

Shipping from Australia

Processing time

1-2 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 2 - 4 weeks
  • Europe : 3 - 4 weeks
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 2 - 5 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 5 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Frequently Asked Questions

Custom and personalised orders

I do not customize my bags like screen printing or varying the colours or sizes.

Custom and personalised orders

I do not cater for custom orders.

Care instructions

Jute / Hessian / Juco - is very resistant to dirt and spot clean / gentle sponge to wipe off any marks. The bag has a laminate on the inside and use a wet cloth to clean the inside liner. Using a washing machine and dryer is NOT recommended as the dryer will melt the laminate. Dry cleaning is fine.

Canvas - Care Instructions: Hand wash separately in cold water. Dry cleaning is fine as well. Drip dry. May shrink due to unbleached canvas used.

Textured Cotton: Hand wash separately in cold water and drip dry. May shrink.

Handlooms Kalamkari / Ikkat: Natural pigment dyes used which will run when washed - this is expected due to the age old process and dyes used. Hand wash separately in cold water and drip dry.

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