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...

  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.

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