The Coconut String Bags are handmade by the Araliya Community Company in Sri Lanka
The coconut fibre string bags are strong, flexible and long lasting eco-friendly carry bags made from the waste product of a mature coconut husk.
Great for shopping, storing vegetables, taking to the beach and so much more!
This amazing group of women show how with determination and a little help, a fair trade industry can grow from a small idea.
Now employed permanent part time, each member owns a share of the company and contributes in all the company’s decisions. The products sold by this wonderful company not only allow these women to earn an income but provide a network for social change and group discussion, and also contributes to the Don Severino Fabriani Institute for hearing impaired.
- 45 cm long x 34 cm (approximately). Each bag is handmade so sizes do vary.
Note: If any fibres fall out when new don’t worry that’s extra fibres left in from when it’s made.