100% RECYCLED PLASTIC
HECHO EN MEXICO
Our Lolita woven beach bags are handmade by talented artisans in Oaxaca, Mexico from 100% recycled plastic. Each bag is woven using special techniques and takes up to 8 hours to make. We've been lucky enough to work with these brilliant artisans to design and create a collection using modern designs and the brightest colours imaginable. Each bag is lovingly handmade especially for Soi 55 and helps artisans in Oaxaca to support their families.
RATTAN ROUND BAGS
HAND-WOVEN IN INDONESIA
The Soi 55 rattan ata round bags have been carefully handmade in Bali using traditional techniques. Woven from 'Ata' grass which has been cooked over coconut husks to give it its deep colour. Our Rattan roundies have been lined with traditional and colourful batik print fabric that has been hand-picked for Soi 55 from the local markets on the island.Working directly with the local people of Bali we have designed and created a unique rattan round bag collection using special designs, trims and linings.
RAFFIA CLUTCH BAGS
The Soi 55 raffia collection has been beautiful handmade and dyed in west Java, Indonesia using traditional techniques. Each individual bag has been woven from light and beautiful palm tree fibre raffia by talented local artisans. We work directly with the local people of Java to design and create a unique collections using hand-picked linings and trims made just for us here at Soi 55.
MADE BY ARTISANS
Our Portuguese basket bags are handmade by skilled artisans in northern Portugal. We have spent many months exploring the Portuguese villages to find the very best artisans to make our baskets bags. The baskets are woven from local ceira reed using a technique that has been passed down through generations. The reed is naturally strong and has a beautiful texture and smell that is unique to Portugal. Each and every bag has been handmade especially for Soi 55.
Our simple string shopper is a little shopping genius. Light, packable, strong and stylish. For a trip to the market, the beach or for filling with wine for your next picnic she's a handy bag to have around. We think she looks pretty cute too.