To make this tote bag, the newspaper is handcrafted into a unique textile using traditional handloom and charkha by local women artisans. The upcycled paper textile is then dyed into beautiful colours and hand stitched into this highly functional and stylish tote bag!
This product falls under the Charcha range, which encourages upcycling of old newspapers. The Charcha range by Scrapshala will never fail to speak of your conscious style statement and concern for the environment. All the products of the Charcha range are upcycled from old newspapers and beautifully handcrafted by the local artisans of Varanasi.
Charcha Handloom Tote Bags can be used as a shopping bag, pet bag, office tote, travel bag or grocery bag!
The Charcha Handloom Tote Bag can be carried with all types of attire whether it is casual, formal or traditional wear.
What makes it special:
• Handmade by local artisans
• Flagship upcycled textile with a unique texture
• Multiple open side pockets and zipper pockets for precious item storage inside the bag
• Durable inner cotton lining makes these bags sturdy.
• High-quality magnetic button for safety and closure
• Comfortable shoulder carry handles
• Lightweight, easy to clean and durable
• Made with love in ethical manufacturing facilities.
Impact: You create employment opportunities for local Indian women artisans and help us divert old newspaper waste from landfills into a classic functional product like this.
Care Instructions: To keep your Charcha Handloom Tote Bag in good condition, it is recommended that all spills and stains should be cleaned up as soon as they appear. Ordinary dirt, smudges and water-soluble stains such as coffee, tea, juice, soft drinks, milk and wine can be removed by dabbing the fabric with mild soap and water.
Sundry if the newspaper textile gets wet.
Do not wash
Product: Charcha Handloom Tote Bag
Material used: Newspaper and cotton fabric
Handle height from bag 12.5-inches
Shipping: Available all over India. International shipping for this product is available. For international shipping, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Return policy: No return/No exchange unless the product is received in a damaged condition. Share the pictures of damaged products at email@example.com within 24 hours of order delivery for our team to investigate your complaint.
Country of Origin: India
For consumer complaints contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Disclaimer: Every Scrapshala upcycled tote bag is unique! Thus, the tote delivered to you may vary slightly in colour and texture from the picture.
Most orders are delivered within 5-7 business days, unless on preorders or made-to-order items. Monday to Friday are considered as business days except for public holidays. For more details please refer to the Shipping policy.
You will receive a shipment confirmation email once your order has shipped containing your tracking number(s). You can also track your order from here.
Exchange or Refund will not be made against a non-returnable item unless there is a quality issue, defect or is different from its description. For more details please refer to the return policy.
We aim to ensure that you receive your order as quickly as possible.
Our average delivery time is approximately 7-10 business days,
once we ship the products from the warehouse. *Delivery times may vary a bit depending on customer location, any public holidays, and unforeseen
Please note that our standard delivery times are estimates and may vary due to external factors.
Packages are not shipped nor delivered on weekends and local public holidays.
It depends on where you are. Orders processed here will take 5-7 business days to arrive. Overseas deliveries can take anywhere from 7-16 days. Delivery details will be provided in your confirmation email.
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