For those of you trying to shop in a more sustainable manner with an aim of zero waste, these handwoven bags by Inaki The Label should be on your list. Founded by Lakshmi Subramanian, an engineer cum designer, this Chennai-based brand has a collection of colourful clutches and totes that are woven by women artisans in Tiruchirappalli. These bags feature patterns like Madras checks and stripes and use the wire loop clasps. The price of these bags start at INR 1,800. The best part? When you buy from here, your purchase provides employment to the women artisans involved in the making of each bags.
PS. They also have a clothing line of handloom cotton saris, blouses and dresses. So, head to their IG page and start shopping!