It took me a while - but finally a photo shoot for my new bag, Katie, has happened yesterday.
Katie is not just a beautiful bag - it will help to raise funds for Adult Education financial aid at the University of British Columbia.
From each sale of Katie, the bag, we will make a donation to the Leone and Robert Hammond Bursary within the Office of Student Financial Assistance and Awards (see VANCOUVER SENATE MINUTES OF MARCH 3, 2010, http://www.senate.ubc.ca/)
Made of beautiful, 3 - 4 oz. upholstery cowhide or suede in various finishes; closes with a magnet. Features a front outside pocket with floral decor; braided handles, that support it's 'bucket' shape and closure; can be worn as a tote, or across body, by the adjustable/ removable shoulder strap. Cotton lining, features 2 elastic supported pockets and 1 zipper pocket inside.
Measures Approx.: Length: 38 cm/ 15"
Length: 28 cm/ 11"
Bottom diameter: 29/14 / 11.5/5.5"
Handles to shell: 48 cm /19"
Strap length to shell: 135 cm / 53.1/4"
Currently available in Navy ( 3 oz finished light upholstery leather), Royal Blue (4 oz suede), Gold Tan (4 oz unfinished cowhide), Brick Brown (3.5 medium range finished upholstery leather). Other colours and finishes coming soon.
*** Leone and Robert Hammond Bursary: A $5000 bursary is offered by Robert Hammond in memory of his wife, Leone Hammond (B.A. 1946) to provide financial assistance for a student who demonstrates financial need in Education, Social Work or Music.
Pls, contact me if you have any questions/ need donations info.