Green Bananas Eco
Flatpack Messenger | Build Your Own Bag
The Flatpack Messenger is deep & flat, which makes her great to house your folders, mobile, wallet & your laptop. Her back pocket is a cozy & easily accessible place for your phone or keys.
She's been double stitched where it matters and her outer shell comes from a sturdy woollen jackets. The wool really helps to keep your stuff inside safe from the rain (which happens alot in the Pacific West Coast) A batting is interfaced and will provide cushioning to help ride out the knocks & bumps of everyday life.
The front is made from the jacket's upper pocket while her back from a lower pocket.
Her inner skin has the satin lining original to the jacket, plus all her inner pockets with the original maker's labels.
Her cover flap is the sleeve cuff or the lapel of the jacket. A strong magnetic clasp will help keep your things safe inside.
She measures about 40 x 29 x 6cm. OR 16 x 11.5 x 2.5". And her adjustable strap, made from the buttonhole section of the jacket . Perfect for your 13" laptop.
Please note that the pictures are to give an idea of what the bag will look like and NOT the actual bag itself.
Information to be included when you place your order
1) Colour: Grey, Black, Blue, Brown or Green
2) Weave : Houndstooth, Herringbone, Basket, Pinstriped or Plaid.
Let us know in your message to seller if you'd like the cover flap to be made from the (a) Sleeve cuff or (b) jacket lapel.
Once you've selected your options, we will send you 3 pictures of jackets that best match your choices so that you can make your choice from one of the three.
If you'd like to pretty up your bag with Fabric Flower pins or Summer straps be sure to check out our Accessories page.
** Please note that because all the bags are made from the jackets we have on hand, the exact selection you'd made may not be available . We will send you pictures of the best match, or should your heart be set on that exact selection, it may have to wait a bit till we find that jacket on our next thrift-store run. We hope you understand. Thanks.