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Recycled leather convertible crossbody backpack made in the UK by Lauren HollowayRecycled leather convertible crossbody backpack made in the UK by Lauren Holloway
recycled leather bags made in the UK

CONVERTIBLE backpacks

Sustainable crossbody rucksacks handcrafted in Great Britain
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we make beautiful bags & accessories from sustainable materials

Our ethos is simple - to design and create sustainable and responsibly made products with the environment in mind. We're not about trends, we make bags that will last throughout the years, that you'll turn to time and time again. Our focus is to create products with purpose, that go against our fast-fashion throwaway society.

Why not take a browse at our collections and see for yourself?

Recycled leather fold over crossbody clutch bag in black Japanese wave. Lauren Holloway, sustainable bags and accessories handmade in Bristol, United Kingdom
crossbody bags
Versatile and unique crossbody handbags made from sustainable recycled leather.
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toiletry bags
The perfect storage for your cosmetics, toiletries & accessories, all handmade in our Bristol studio.
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Japanese flower motif. Lauren Holloway, sustainable bags and accessories handmade in Bristol.
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why our business name changed
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IN THE WILD

We love seeing your Lauren Holloway products in the wild! Tag us on social media @laurenhollowaydesigns or email your photo to hello@laurenholloway.uk.

Photo of man wearing a face mask, a recycled leather pencil case and a laptop case in a handbag by Lauren Holloway. Handmade sustainable bags and accessories made in Bristol, UK
Photo of a customer wearing a handmade recycled leather crossbody bag, image of a custom laptop case and photo of a older lady wearing a custom made handbag by Lauren Holloway. Handmade sustainable bags and accessories made in Bristol, UK
woman wearing recycled leather convertible backpacks by Lauren Holloway

RECYCLE & REUSE

Saving the planet one handbag at a time

Caring for our environment and working towards creating a better future is at the heart of our ethos, that's why all the leather we use is made from offcuts bound for landfill

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WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY

★★★★★

Absolutely love it!! Birthday gift to myself. I’m addicted to these bags. Always well made and feel comfortable to carry. Thank you so much!

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Amy C
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Beautiful make-up bag, perfect size to hold my daily essentials. Really lovely design and wonderful craftswomanship!

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C Marr
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I love this bag so much! I’ve watched it for months and it is exactly what I wanted. It’s soft and beautifully made and I’m so glad I finally decided to purchase it!

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D Paquin
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Absolutely love my new laptop bag! It’s so hard to find nice ones and this is perfect! Well made and really great quality - thank you!

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Eimear
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This little purse is excellently made and will make a perfect Mother’s Day Gift! If I can bear to part with it, that is!

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Aoife Casson
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Gorgeous, high quality bag! Even better in person than on the website. Great communication and timely delivery. I couldn’t be happier! Thank you!

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Kelly Eskew