Namaste Laguna Bag

When I travel, wait in a waiting room, or just sitting around doing absolutely nothing, I get really sleepy or bored or cranky or all the above. To keep me busy I started carrying canvas bags with me everywhere. These bags were filled with yarn for crochet or my embroidery. This kept my sanity and saved the lives of my family. A bored mother is a scary thing.

The canvas bags I used were always free. They advertised for things I have no idea what. I have one that has the company name on it and then it says “24-hour Emergency Response”. I guess I could call them in an emergency if I run out of yarn. Another one I have says “Chemistry Applications”. I guess there is some kind chemistry reaction when I touch yarn or embroidery. Then there are many others that I couldn’t even tell you what was on them.

One day I was gifted with some money. The first thing I decided to do was something about those canvas bags. I wanted to go out in style, even though I look like an old young lady crocheting, I wanted to do it in style. So…I purchased a Namaste Laguna Bag. I purchased it from my new BFF yarn shop, The Local Needle.  They like people who crochet. :)  I picked the Saddle color, because they don’t come in red. Shame; a real shame.

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The bag is huge and has lots of pockets. There is a divider in the middle, so I can carry my yarn on one side and my purse belongings on the other side. Oooo, I don’t have to carry two bags anymore! I’ll just carry one suitcase.

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There are several pockets on the inside, one zipper pocket on the back side and one flap pocket on the front.

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Everything fits in there nicely. It is so new, I haven’t even used it yet. LOL

The only thing I don’t like about this bag is that if flops over when I sit it down. I have to continuously hold it up with one hand while I look inside with the other.

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Being stylish comes with sacrifices. I can deal with that.

Being stylish did not last long.  This bag fell apart and started peeling.  I will not recommend this company to anyone.

10 responses to “Namaste Laguna Bag

  1. I like your bag😀 It looks really roomy😀

  2. Gorgeous bag.

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  3. Very stylish!
    I carry those free bags too:) I have some from teacher day at office depot, some from music festivals and some with medical stuff I think a nurse friend of mine gave me years ago. You should see me with my purse, bag and cane:) It’s worth so worth the trouble to have my yarn with me though. I’ll have to look into being hip like you;)

  4. Very nice! I love leather handbags. Yours is very roomy, too. That is #1 in my book.

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    Sylvia

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  5. Oh wow, that is a good looking bag!

    I think it flops over b/c you are not carrying enough yarn with you. lol

    I carry my stuff in the ole canvas freebie bags, too. I’d rather carry a basket, but my project can snag…maybe I ought to crochet a liner -eh?

    Anyway, beautiful bag. I’m glad you will be looking so stylish during your outings. 🙂

  6. you need a little drawstring bag or zipper pouch to keep your yarn fresh and unsnagged. hmmm I’ll see what I can do…a little pay it backwards this time.

    hehe, I am looking forward to it.

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  7. So where can I get such a wonderful bag as well?

    It does look great and very possibly worth every penny.

    You can order it through The Local Needle. I put the link in the post. She does mail. 🙂

  8. Oooo, the pictures were worth the wait! One of these days I make break down and get me a Namaste bag too…

    Enjoy!

    Gigis last blog post..Spoiled!

  9. I’m glad you like your Laguna! I have people walking by (non-knitters/crocheters) stop in to look at them. Namaste makes very stylish bags and yours will carry your projects and yarn with style.

    Best Regards,
    Joan

    Thanks Joan. I am liking it so far.🙂 They really need to come in red, though.

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