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This bag has it going on! For more reasons than one…it’s an authentic vintage military bag from Switzerland – how cool is that??? The canvas & leather style is uber cool – they say it was a “bread bag” or “field bag” but who knows. Right now it is YOUR bag with hand painted art. Each brushstroke was happily applied by me! The bag was issued/used by some Swiss guy so he’s broken it in beautifully, but it is in great shape. Through cleaning and sanitizing (I’m kinda funny ‘bout these things!) I learned this is amazingly strong fabric and construction that should last forever. That’s great because my hand painting does too!

And yet another reason…Hand painted art from one of my all-time fave places ever, ever, ever! Sayulita, Mexico. It is the most glorious little coastal village where children and dogs wander the dusty cobblestone streets with no concern. It’s a big surf place – not that I surf – oh heavens no! But I love the feel, the vibe and the lifestyle of those who do. Buskers from Spain, children from Chiapas with the most amazing handcrafted felted animals and the best salsa you will ever want to eat! (Am I showing my bias already??) Aside from a gorgeous palm fringed beach, the quaint village is filled with amazing shops, fabu restaurants and even more amazing people. I could go on but this is not a travelogue…



11” h x 10”w x 5” d

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• 43” adjustable strap
• Large main compartment
• 1 interior pocket
• 1 Interior sleeve (no bottom, hence not a pocket!) Great for a water bottle
• Hook closure
• Leather loops for hooking on your belt or bike
• Ideal “man bag” but perfect for women too!
• Ipad fits Perfect!!!

. . . . . . . .CLEAN BAGS for your Carrying Pleasure . . . . . . . .

My vintage military bags have been thoroughly cleaned, sanitized and deodorized. I even press them so they look nice! It’s very time consuming (and really no fun at all!) but I would want nothing less than CLEAN in a bag I purchased. Yes, I am a geek about these bags! But with any vintage military...there may be an ever so tiny scent - generally ones with leather (minor, and it will go away with time.) Most find it negligible or nonexistent and are amazed at how wonderfully clean my military bags are!!

Vintage Military Satchel Hand Painted Sayulita Surf

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: vintage military bag, professional leather paint
  • Feedback: 719 reviews
  • Ships worldwide from Missouri, United States