Reindeer Leather Pouch Large Dark Brown
hand crafted leather pouch is made in the Swedish part of Lapland and is inspired by the Sami style of coffee bag.
The indigenous Sami people from Lapland traditionally used (and still use today) leather bags made from their reindeer to store meat, coffee,
salt and flour.
This pouch is made from vegetable(bark tanned)Reindeer leather from freely grazing Reindeer in Lapland. Vegetable tanning is better for the environment than chemical tanning and gives the leather a natural water
It has a tying cord to pull the pouch closed. It is light
weigh but hard wearing.
Dimensions: 23 x 15 x 6.5cm (approx)
What do our instructors think? Jo writes:
high quality leather pouch made in Lapland. Perfect for storing your cooking set or coffee cup and sugar, tea etc inside and as its dark
coloured it won't show the dirt!”
Advantages: The leather has been vegetable tanned which is better for the environment than chemical tanning. The leather has a degree of water repellence which helps to keep the contents dry. In our opinion they are great to look at and if you like the scent of leather they smell fab!
Disadvantages: None that we can think of...