FREE SHIPPING Flatpack Messenger Bag | Build Your Own Bag


General colour of the jacket to be upcycled

The general weave of the jacket to be upcycled


The Flatpack Messenger is deep & flat, which makes her great to house your folders, mobile, wallet & your laptop. Or for your magazine, journal/drawing pad and pens/pencils. Plus, her back pocket is a cozy & easily accessible place for your MP3, mobile or keys.

Because she's been double stitched where it matters and her outer shell comes from a sturdy woollen jackets. The wool really helps to keep your stuff inside safe from the rain (which happens alot in the Pacific West Coast) A batting is interfaced and will provide cushioning to help ride out the knocks & bumps of everyday life.

The front is made from the jacket's upper pocket while her back from a lower pocket.

Her inner skin has the satin lining original to the jacket, plus all her inner pockets with the original maker's labels.

Her cover flap is the sleeve cuff of the jacket . A strong magnetic clasp will help keep your things safe inside.

She measures about 40 x 29 x 6cm. OR 16 x 11.5 x 2.5". And her adjustable strap, made from the buttonhole section of the jacket . Perfect for your 13" laptop.

Please note that the pictures are to give an idea of what the bag will look like and NOT the actual bag itself.

Explore the GALLERY for more pictures.


Information to be included when you place your order

1) Colour: Grey, Black, Blue, Brown or Green

2) Weave : Houndstooth, Herringbone, Basket, Pinstriped or Plaid.

3) Orientation : Horizontal or Vertical

Once you've selected your options, we will send you 3 pictures of jackets that best match your choices so that you can make your choice from one of the three.

** Please note that because all the bags are made from the jackets we have on hand, the exact selection you'd made may not be available . We will send you pictures of the best match, or should your heart be set on that exact selection, it may have to wait a bit till we find that jacket on our next thrift-store run. We hope you understand. Thanks.


FREE SHIPPING anywhere in Canada

We will have your order to Canada Post within 2 weeks of your order.
It takes Canada Post about 5-7 working days to get your parcel to you by regular air mail to a North American Address.


For any reason, if you're not satisfied with your purchase please contact me within 7 business days after receiving the item.
I'll refund you the purchase price(minus shipping) if it's sent back unused and in original condition.

Please feel free to connect with us if you have questions.