Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Vintage Holiday Souvenir Straw Bags


The other day in Brighton I spotted someone toting a little vintage souvenir straw bag with multicoloured flowers and the words 'Bahamas' on it JUST LIKE THE ONE ABOVE THAT's
SOLD. Boo. Obviously I've since been on a mission to find out more about these curious summer bags and have found a whole selection on Etsy. Here are a few cool picks to get you in the summer mood:







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    1. Me too! Shame I missed out on the top one! I'm on the hunt...

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  2. They are still widely available around here but perhaps less so in Europe. People bring them home from Mexican or Caribbean holidays. I think perhaps they used to be more "in" some years ago. I recall having several at home back in the 70s. We threw them all out eventually. But of course from the perspective of time, they are super cute.

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    1. I wish you hadn't thrown them out Chantal! I would have taken them off your hands!

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