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Note: U.S. shipping shown is maximum by Parcel Post (5-7 bus. days estimate) to West Coast, points west of the Rocky Mtns, AK & HI. Less to nearer destinations which may be faster Priority Mail (2-3 days). Convo w/ zip code for exact quote.

SALE! Now ~25% off orig.

Handsome. Durable.

Well made in America. Built to last.
Finite run small batch.
See its mate clutch, utility pouch here

Handcrafted slim silhouette messenger, crossbody or shoulder bag made from a 60+yr. old World War 2 era duffel bag. Its authentic time worn surface speaks of its former life in the field. .Original markings are incorporated into this design.

With time-worn patina, natural discoloration & some darned mends, this bag has true stories to tell, indeed, and miles to go.

Pre-1970, handwoven Mexican serape used for flap.
Beautiful hues: subdued deep olive, avocado green; butternut squash & pale goldenrod; faded indigo blue; mahogany & bark brown; cream.

Lined with sturdy muted mustard cotton canvas. Narrow loomed, U.S.A. made w/ high thread count superior to modern import counterparts. Tough yet lightweight.

Strap & hardware: repurposed Vietnam era rifle strap w/ grommets, buckle from old French army rucksack.

~16.5" across top x 11"h x 3" gusset
36.5" x 2 1/8" strap
2 good sz lined interior slip pockets:
one large divided, one smaller w/ pen section

Holds what you need everyday including smaller laptop.

Pre-washed fabrics (hot/heavy duty cycle) to ensure integrity, cleanliness & minimize shrinkage.

Conscientious craftsmanship with secure, double/triple stitched seams and reinforced stress points. No exposed seams to abrade & weaken.

CARE: Spot clean or hand wash; Cold H2O only. No bleaching agents. Low heat dryer, remove when a bit damp or line dry. Steam iron, if desired.

PAYMENT: Accepted only by credit/debit card via Google Checkout secure processing service OR mailed money order/cashier's check. International buyers pay via Google Checkout. I MANUALLY GENERATE MY GOOGLE CHECKOUT INVOICE after order is placed through Etsy.

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SALE Mexican blanket & canvas messenger, laptop bag - olive handwoven Mexican - eco vintage fabrics


  • Handmade item
  • Materials: recycled vintage textiles, vietnam era cotton canvas, handwoven cotton serape, deadstock cotton webbing, recycled hardware, bandolier belt, thread, creativity and tlc
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 397 reviews
  • Favorited by: 41 people