Start the Year Sustainably

Every year an estimated 500 billion to 1 trillion single-use plastic bags are consumed worldwide.

Every year an estimated 500 billion to 1 trillion single-use plastic bags are consumed worldwide.

that's over 1 bag per minute*

used for 12 minutes

use for a lifetime

make a greater impact

ON THE PEOPLE + PLANET

Make a simple yet critical change by swapping single-use plastic for a reusable tote.

Our reusable totes are made from jute, a plant that has been harvested to make textiles for thousands of years.

Support artisans with every purchase. Our sustainable tote bags help to create income opportunities for over 250 women in rural Bangladesh.

Meet the artisans

CORR - The Jute Works empowers women in rural Bangladeshi communities through handicraft production. Our Product Development and Design Team work together to provide hand-lettering and font styles that are then screen-printed by hand.

Reusable Bags made by CORR - The Jute Works

Country: BangladeshTechnique: Sewing

since our first order in 2013

55,034 UNITS

HAVE BEEN ETHICALLY PURCHASED

THIS ALLOWS

250 ARTISANS

INCOME-GENERATING OPPORTUNITIES

THREE ways TO SHOP

ONE FOR A FRIEND, TWO FOR YOU

shop by theme

shop by size

get a bundle

every bag makes a difference

find your favorite bag to bring

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Shopping Tote - Grocery List

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HANDMADE IN BANGLADESH With this bag, you won't need a reminder to bring your reusable bag to the market. This handmade bag is water-resistant. Every purchase supports fair wages, skill...

Details

  • Approximately: 16" wide x 15" tall x 9" deep
  • Materials: LDPE lamination coated jute fabric, AZO-free ink
  • Laminated interior is water-resistant
  • Care instructions: Spot clean exterior. Wipe interior clean with damp cloth.
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur
  • Customize it! Contact our Customer Support Team at (800) 404-3300 or email hello@thelittlemarket.com to learn about adding your own unique message to this bag.

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Shopping Tote - Conscious Shopper

$ 20.00

HANDMADE IN BANGLADESH Think before you shop. Carry around your goods in this reusable burlap bag, featuring a water-resistant interior. Every purchase supports fair wages, skill development, and training for...

Details

  • Small shopping bag approximately 15.5" wide x 11.5" tall x 7.5" deep
  • Large shopping bag approximately: 16" wide x 15" tall x 9" deep
  • Materials: LDPE lamination coated jute fabric, AZO-free ink
  • Laminated interior is water-resistant
  • Care instructions: Spot clean exterior. Wipe interior clean with damp cloth.
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur
  • Customize it! Contact our Customer Support Team at (800) 404-3300 or email hello@thelittlemarket.com to learn about adding your own unique message to this bag.

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Shopping Tote - Fresh Flowers

$ 20.00

HANDMADE IN BANGLADESH Tote freshly cut flowers from the farmers market in this water-resistant bag. This reusable handmade bag is a stylish way to tote your market finds. Choose from...

Details

  • Small Approximately: 15.5" wide x 11.5" tall x 7.5" deep
  • Large Approximately: 16" wide x 15" tall x 9" deep
  • Materials: LDPE lamination coated jute fabric, AZO-free ink
  • Laminated interior is water-resistant
  • Care instructions: Spot clean exterior. Wipe interior clean with damp cloth.
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur
  • Customize it! Contact our Customer Support Team at (800) 404-3300 or email hello@thelittlemarket.com to learn about adding your own unique message to this bag.

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Shopping Tote - Save the Earth

$ 20.00

HANDMADE IN BANGLADESH Honor and celebrate the significance of earth day. This reusable bag is perfect for toting around your goods or gifting to your environmentally conscious friends. This burlap...

Details

  • Approximately: 15.5" wide x 11.5" tall x 7.5" deep
  • Materials: LDPE lamination coated jute fabric, AZO-free ink
  • Laminated interior is water-resistant
  • Care instructions: Spot clean exterior. Wipe interior clean with damp cloth.
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur
  • Customize it! Contact our Customer Support Team at (800) 404-3300 or email hello@thelittlemarket.com to learn about adding your own unique message to this bag.

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Shopping Tote - Earth Day, Every Day

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HANDMADE IN BANGLADESH Celebrate Mother Nature all year-round with this reusable shopping bag. Carry fresh food, everyday essentials, or thrifting finds in this eco-conscious burlap bag featuring the phrase "Earth...

Details

  • Approximately: 16" wide x 15" tall x 9" deep
  • Materials: LDPE lamination coated jute fabric, AZO-free ink
  • Care instructions: Spot clean exterior. Wipe interior clean with damp cloth.
  • As with all hand-woven items, slight variations will occur
  • Customize it! Contact our Sales Team at custom@thelittlemarket.com to learn about adding your own unique message to this bag.

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Shopping Tote - Love Your Mother

$ 20.00

HANDMADE IN BANGLADESH Be kind to Mother Nature by using this reusable shopping bag. Carry fresh food, everyday essentials, or thrifting finds in this eco-conscious burlap bag featuring the phrase...

Details

  • Small Approximately: 15.5" wide x 11.5" tall x 7.5" deep
  • Materials: LDPE lamination coated jute fabric, AZO-free ink
  • Care instructions: Spot clean exterior. Wipe interior clean with damp cloth.
  • Laminated interior is water-resistant
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur
  • Customize it! Contact our Customer Support Team at (800) 404-3300 or email hello@thelittlemarket.com to learn about adding your own unique message to this bag.

Ask us a question

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PLASTIC: THE great UNKNOWN

Scientists estimate each bag takes 500-1,000 years to break down in landfills. But single-use plastic bags have only been around for about 60 years, so there’s no evidence of their decomposition rate.**

*"22 Facts About Plastic Pollution (And 10 Things We Can Do About It)." EcoWatch. 7 April 2014. Web.

**Lapidos, Juliet. "Will My Plastic Bag Still Be Here in 2507?" Slate.com. June 27, 2007. Web.

*** Chiriguayo, Danielle. "The Single-Use Plastic Pollution Problem." Marketplace. 22 April 2019. Web.