A4 SHOULDERBAG

a4-shoulderbag

"An unobtrusive & roomy everyday shoulderbag."

This is my most straightforward shoulderbag that will comfortably fit A4 papers, magazines or a smaller laptop (like a MacBook Air or netbook).

A4 SHOULDERBAG
with DANDELION (TEAL)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A limited edition handprinted fabric by Tim Growcott

Printed on a very unique dyed denim basecloth, this design is a reissue of this classic design originally produced on grey denim.

LIMITED - only a small amount of this fabric was printed

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with WRENS (INK BLUE)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Handprinted fabric by Ink & Spindle.

Printed on an 100% hemp upholstery base fabric, this design features ink blue wrens on a natural background.

READY TO GO - this bag is made and can be posted straightaway

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with SUPERB GREVILLEA (RASPBERRY)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Handprinted fabric by Ink & Spindle

Printed on a heavy weight organic hemp base fabric, this design is a large scale layered design.

READY TO GO - this bag is made and can be posted straightaway

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with SUPERB GREVILLEA (CHARCOAL)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Handprinted fabric by Ink & Spindle

Printed on a heavy weight organic cotton and hemp upholstery base fabric, this design is a large scale layered design.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with WATERCOLOUR (CHARCOAL)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Handprinted fabric by Lara Cameron of Ink & Spindle.

Printed on an 100% organic linen base fabric, this design is a limited edition of this brand new design featuring overlaid pixelated greyscale stripes .

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with ROUGH ROSE (BURNT)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Handprinted design by Julie Paterson of Cloth, Sydney

Printed on 100% hemp upholstery base fabric, this vintage inspired design shows an oversize rose motif over an organic grid of loosely gridded lines.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with WOLLEMI PINE (CHARCOAL)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Handprinted design by Julie Paterson of Cloth, Sydney

Printed on 100% hemp upholstery base fabric.

This design was inspired by the discovery of the wollemi pine, a prehistoric plant only found in the Blue Mountains (near Sydney), making it one of the world's rarest plants.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with CYCLIST TWEED (REFLECTIVE)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A reflective tweed imported from Dashing Tweeds, UK

This is a unique fabric combining the understatement of traditional tweed with the performance of reflective 3M yarn.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with MUDDY (GROUP)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A digitally printed illustrative design by Emma Kidd

Printed at the mattt SHOP on synthetic canvas.

This illustrative design shows a group of characters (possibly cats, horses, dogs or quite possibly a combination of these).

READY TO GO - this bag is made and can be posted straightaway

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with LEUCA @ 100% (GREY)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A digitally printed design by Lara Cameron of Ink & Spindle

Printed at the mattt SHOP on a heavyweight synthetic canvas, this is the first design created in two scales, 50% and 100%.

This vibrant pattern shows a layered floral design on a solid blue grey background.

READY TO GO - this bag is made and can be posted straightaway

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with LEUCA @ 50% (GREY)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A digitally printed design by Lara Cameron of Ink & Spindle

Printed at the mattt SHOP on a heavyweight synthetic canvas, this is the first design created in two scales, 50% and 100%.

This vibrant pattern shows a layered floral design on a solid blue grey background.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with BIRCH FOREST (MARINE)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Digitally printed design by Lara Cameron of Ink & Spindle

Printed inhouse at the mattt SHOP on a heavyweight synthetic canvas.

This vertical pattern shows a subtle birch forest and bird design on a watercolour background.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with BIRCH FOREST (RUBY)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Digitally printed design by Lara Cameron of Ink & Spindle

Printed inhouse at the mattt SHOP on a heavyweight synthetic canvas.

This vertical pattern shows a subtle birch forest and bird design on a watercolour background.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with BIRCH FOREST (SMOKEY)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Digitally printed design by Lara Cameron of Ink & Spindle

Printed inhouse at the mattt SHOP on a heavyweight synthetic canvas.

This vertical pattern shows a subtle birch forest and bird design on a watercolour background.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with BIRCH FOREST (OCHRE)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

Digitally printed design by Lara Cameron of Ink & Spindle

Printed inhouse at the mattt SHOP on a heavyweight synthetic canvas.

This vertical pattern shows a subtle birch forest and bird design on a watercolour background.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with CUISENAIRE BLOCKS (FLAT)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A digital fabric created by scanning cuisenaire rods.

Cuisenaire blocks (or rods) were originally an aid to teach mathematics in primary schools from the 1950s onwards.

Information about their inventor, Georges Cuisenaire in this wikipedia article.

READY TO GO - this bag is made and can be posted straightaway

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with CUISENAIRE BLOCKS (GREEN)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A digital fabric created by scanning cuisenaire rods.

Cuisenaire blocks (or rods) were originally an aid to teach mathematics in primary schools from the 1950s onwards.

Information about their inventor, Georges Cuisenaire in this wikipedia article.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with CUISENAIRE BLOCKS (SQUARE)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A digital fabric created by scanning cuisenaire rods.

Cuisenaire blocks (or rods) were originally an aid to teach mathematics in primary schools from the 1950s onwards.

Information about their inventor, Georges Cuisenaire in this wikipedia article.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with MELBOURNE STREETMAP (COLOUR)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A web generated design by Stamen, San Francisco

This series of designs have been generated using OpenStreetMap data and a watercolour effect developed by Stamen Design.

As they are opensource, web-generated designs it is possible to request a map of anywhere in the world. 

Map by Stamen, under OpenStreetMap, under CC BY SA.

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A4 SHOULDERBAG
with MELBOURNE STREETMAP (GREY)

$175.00

which equates to 23¢ a day over two years,
or 9¢ a day over five years of use

A web generated design by Stamen, San Francisco

This series of designs have been generated using OpenStreetMap data and a watercolour effect developed by Stamen Design.

As they are opensource, web-generated designs it is possible to request a map of anywhere in the world. 

Map by Stamen, under OpenStreetMap, under CC BY SA.

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Seatbelt webbing
A removable 50mm wide seatbelt webbing strap is used on the bag. The anchor points for the strap are quadruple sewn into main seam.

Outside pocket edge binding
Both the top and bottom edges the outside pocket are reinforced to improve durability of these area.

YKK zippers
A heavy-duty #10 zipper is used for the main compartment while a #5 zipper is used for the inside pocket.

Flat base
This significantly increases capacity while also creating a much more comfortable profile for the bag.

Full width document pocket
This pocket is a great way to secure items such as magazines, books, ipods, headphones and such.

First internal pocket – mobile phone
A very handy pocket for a mobile phone (or pens, an ipod etc) is located just inside the main zipper. Will fit iPhone and other wider models.

Second internal pocket – zipper
Next to the mobile pocket is a recessed zipper pocket. This is great for passports, ipods and other bits and pieces.