Indian Bags

These bags mostly come from rural northwest India, made from old pieces of tribal embroidery that show fine hand stitching, amazing use of colour and detail of design. 

The embroidery is generally Gujarti, sometime from rural Rajasthan or Pakistan. From areas like Kutch, Saurashtra,  Barmer, Sind, made by women from various castes such as Ribari shepherds, Meghwal leather workers, Mahajan merchants, Kathi landowners, Kanbi farmers, Ahir herders and many more. Traditionally often made as dowry they were significant pieces of work, prized for their quality.

The original embroidery can be 20 to 60 or more years old. The use of vintage fabrics means that there may be slight imperfections…this only adds to the character of the bag, making it even more unique. It is part of the bag's charm.

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Bundi Embroidered Carry Bag 4 Sold

Bundi Embroidered Carry Bag 4

A long shoulder/carry bag made from pieces of old Indian textiles, adorned with various cowrie she..

AUD$120.00

Jodhpur Mirrored Shoulder Bag 2

A  small shoulder bag made from old Indian mirror work that has rectangular mirrors and beading..

AUD$60.00

Bundi Embroidered Carry Bag 10

A long shoulder/carry bag made from pieces of old Indian textiles, adorned with various cowrie she..

AUD$120.00

Bundi Embroidered Carry Bag 9

A long shoulder/carry bag made from pieces of old Indian textiles, adorned with various cowrie she..

AUD$120.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 23 Sold

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 23

A fantastic round shaped shoulder bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile. Opens with a zip and ..

AUD$90.00

Old Banjarra Textile Shoulder Bag 3

These bags started life as dowry bags and we have added a simple strap to make each one a shoulder b..

AUD$125.00

Old Banjarra Textile Shoulder Bag 5

These bags started life as dowry bags and we have added a simple strap to make each one a shoulder b..

AUD$60.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 14

Shoulder bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile, from Saurashtra. Opens with a zip and has a si..

AUD$120.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 30

This small bag is made  from old Banjarra material. The bag is lined in black cotton and has on..

AUD$90.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 18

A great looking bag made from pieces of old Gujarati embroidery, adorned with mirrors. Opens with a ..

AUD$100.00

Bundi Embroidered Carry Bag 5

A long shoulder/carry bag made from pieces of old Indian textiles, adorned with various cowrie she..

AUD$120.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 7

A shoulder bag made from pieces on Indian embroidered material. Opens with a zip and has a single ..

AUD$80.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 12 Sold

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 12

A round shaped shoulder bag made from beautifully embroidered material, adorned with mirrors, bead..

AUD$120.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 29

This small bag is made from two different types of textile. The back and sides are made from old Ban..

AUD$90.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Clutch 4

Large clutch purse/shoulder purse bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile, adorned with vari..

AUD$50.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 5 Sold

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 5

A semi-round shoulder bag made from pieces on Indian embroidered material. Opens with a zip and has ..

AUD$90.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Clutch 3

Large clutch purse/shoulder purse bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile, adorned with vari..

AUD$50.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 8

Round shaped shoulder bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile. Opens with a zip and has a single..

AUD$90.00

Pushkar Shoulder Bag 1

Round shaped bag made from pieces of Gijarati embroidery, adorned with beads and tassels. These bags..

AUD$60.00

Indian Rabari Bag

A draw-string carry bag made from pieces of embroidered textile, adorned with various cowrie shell..

AUD$80.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 11

Round shaped shoulder bag made from pieces of old Kantha textile. Opens with a zip and has a single ..

AUD$80.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Clutch 2

Large clutch purse/shoulder purse bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile, adorned with variou..

AUD$50.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 10

Round shaped shoulder bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile, adorned with cowrie shells, beads..

AUD$100.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 21

Shoulder bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile, adorned with various cowrie shells, beads an..

AUD$120.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 20 Sold

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 20

A shoulder bag made from beautifully embroidered material from Gujarat, adorned with mirrors and t..

AUD$100.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Clutch 5

Large clutch purse/shoulder purse bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile, adorned with vari..

AUD$50.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 9

Round shaped shoulder bag made from pieces of old Gujarat mirror work textile. Opens with a zip and ..

AUD$90.00

Pushkar Shoulder Bag 2

Round shaped bag made from pieces of Gijarati embroidery, adorned with beads and tassels. These ba..

AUD$60.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 2

Round shaped shoulder bag made from pieces of old Gujarat textile, adorned with various cowrie she..

AUD$90.00

Rajasthan Embroidered Bag 1

A shoulder bag made from beautifully embroidered material, adorned with cowrie shells, beads and t..

AUD$120.00