QWSTION

Sling bag Bananatex

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QWSTION
Sling bag Bananatex
Black
    140,00 €all prices incl. VAT., excl. shipping costs
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    General Information

    Casual everyday companion and small handbag: Made from Cradle to Cradle®-certified, water-repellent Bananatex®, this handy, plastic-free bag with a capacity of 2 liters offers enough space for the most important items. Wallet, keys and cell phone are always to hand, while both hands remain free. The adjustable strap - made from the same material as the bag itself - allows it to be worn comfortably on the back, stomach or sideways under the arm. The YKK® zipper ensures easy access, while the lining and an inside pocket provide additional protection for your belongings.

    QWSTION luggage series

    Bags are either chic or practical, elegant or functional. Only rarely are they both - unless they come from QWSTION. The small company with great motivation to challenge the usual norms focuses on design for functional luggage in all situations - from long journeys to everyday mobility. Behind QWSTION is a team of dedicated specialists led by Swiss industrial designer Christian Kaegi. It all started with a piece of luggage that was to be more functional than a classic leather bag and more elegant than a sports rucksack, robust and hard-wearing on the one hand and made from natural materials on the other. Influenced by the signature of Swiss design, the QWSTION team develops timeless designs with practical details from Zurich - and with impressive precision. For example, every bag is also a rucksack - and vice versa. The wide fabric straps are characteristic. They form the structure of the bags - elaborately and robustly sewn - in almost all parts of the range. Thanks to the hard-wearing outer material and many practical features, they are perfect everyday companions. QWSTION makes no compromises when it comes to the choice of materials. The Swiss company uses organic cotton and recycled materials that are processed to the highest standards. The most important production partner is a small factory in the city of Huizhou outside Hong Kong, which is BSCI (Business and Social Compliance Initiative) certified. The EU initiative aims to implement European standards with regard to working conditions and ecological aspects in non-EU countries. Alternatively, the manufacturer has been launching its own textile on the market for some time: Bananatex® is the world's first technical fabric made from banana plant fibers, which is now being used for the first time in the company's own bag collection. Because QWSTION is a variation of the English word "question", the Swiss question the established and established. The dedicated team conducted intensive material research for over three years. The abaca banana plant is cultivated in the Philippine highlands. As a natural alternative to synthetic, petroleum-based textiles, the in-house development is not only ecological and economical, but also very robust and durable, light and flexible, with a finely textured feel. Regardless of the base material, a layer of beeswax makes the fabrics used water-repellent and hard-wearing. With use, QWSTION bags develop a beautiful patina.

    Product Information

    Article Number 212623

      Dimensions: W 24 × D 12 × H 9 cmVolume: 2 lWeight: 200 gMaterial: 100% Abacá (Bananatex ®, banana plant); lining: 70% wool, 30% viscose; straps: Abacá (Bananatex ®, banana plant); cowhide, vegetable tanned; zipper: metal

      Care instructions textile

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      wash by hand, maximum temperature 40°C
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      do not bleach
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      do not tumble dry
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      do not iron
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      do not dry clean
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