Matches Is Selling A $440 Paper Shopping Bag & Here’s What It Means
Putting a tongue-in-cheek spin on sustainability, these paper totes make up three of Stefan Cooke’s 18-piece exclusive handbag collection for After all, these $440 bags resemble the grocery bag you paid a nickel for after forgetting your reusable bag. But for the London-based brand — which has become known for taking what’s traditionally regarded as boring and giving it an avant-garde twist — these bags say a little more than just, “Do you need a bag today?” And with a rap sheet that includes assisting
John Galliano (pre-
Margiela), getting short-listed for the
LVMH Prize, and winning the H&M Design Award, we’d be wise to listen up.