Reusable bags can be stylish!

No longer do we need to carry drab reusable shopping bags with supermarket logos emblazoned on the sides.  There are now eco-friendly businesses making it their missing to provide consumers with affordable and fashionable bags. Bags you can use anywhere and for anything!  From grocery shopping and farmer’s markets to library books and clothes.

Here at Reuseful we love the bags made by Apple Green Duck!  They are a stylish Australian brand of reusable shopping bags dedicated to breaking consumer habits of single-use plastic bags.   Apple Green Duck have created an innovative and stylish range of reusable bags, with a vibrant colour palette and bold graphic prints.  

Apple Green Duck also have a strong environmental conscience, only choosing to work with suppliers who meet their ethical standards of manufacturing.  Their bags are made of calico cotton and jute.  Materials that are environmentally friendly and biodegradable.

Is it time to upgrade your reusable bag collection?  Check out the range at Apple Green Duck.

Bundles of Animal print calico cotton bags.

These gorgeous modern animal print calico cotton bags are lightweight and can be used to carry just about anything!

Four animal print calico cotton bags. Horse, Duck, Cat and Bird.

What is Calico Cotton?

Calico cotton is a plain woven texture made from unbleached and often not fully processed cotton.  It is the most affordable of natural fibres.  It is biodegradable and compostable.

Calico cotton hampi bag carrying veggies.

These stylish calico cotton bags are bold and beautiful.

Available in olive and charcoal.

Fern olive and fern charcoal hemp bags.

What is Jute?

Jute is a long, soft vegetable fibre that can be spun into strong threads.  It is one of the most affordable natural fibres, second only to cotton.  Jute has a very low CO2, water and ecological footprint.  It is biodegradable, compostable, strong and durable.  Making it a great choice of material for an environmentally ethical bag.

Jute shopping bag.

These strong and durable jute shopping bags are perfect for the farmer’s market or the supermarket.