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Bags with Bluetooth

Bags and technology are a match made in heaven – our bags and phones are our constant companions, after all! Find out how they’re now working together to make life not just more fun, but more convenient as well. Bags with speakers Headphones and speakers are definitely having a moment, so it was only ever Read More

Funky Camouflage Fabric Bags – Now You See ‘Em…

Camoflage print on fabric

We can make camouflage fabric bags in a range of styles and shapes, and can overprint with branding message. We’re expanding our textile collection year on year and 2017 is no different. New in for 2017 is an incredible range of 48 different coloured camouflage printed fabrics! As well as the classic shades of green, Read More

Starting a bag manufacturing project?

bag manufacturing – what’s the process? Bag manufacturing is what we know. You’ve found a niche in the market and you’re going to fill it with THE BAG OF THE YEAR. Congratulations, we can’t wait to make it for you! You can start thinking about the following things before you get to us for your Read More

To Embroider or to Print? That is the Question…

Flocked lettering

Last month, we produced a set of sample bags to send out and show off as wide a variety of bag production techniques as possible. Some of them were branded with print, while others featured embroidered logos. If you’re still deciding which of the two to choose for your bespoke bag, pouch or sleeve, read Read More

Cat’s pretty gross

Cat washing itself

We can make bespoke bags from pretty much anything (but draw the line at dead cats). This month, a taxidermist from New Zealand made news after listing for sale a handbag she made from a feral cat found squashed on the road… click here for the full story with pics. It was finally sold today, Read More

Designer bags for corporate customisation

The Bag Workshop embroidered logo

Not only do we specialise in quality and tailor-made bags at The Bag Workshop, we also stock an impressive range of designer bags for customisation. Among them are famous names such as The North Face, Berghaus, Eastpak, Craghoppers, Musto, Regatta, Helly Hansen and Jack Wolfskin. These are some of the best-known labels in outdoor accessories Read More

Request your Sample Pack NOW

BWS sample pack

We’re really proud of every product that passes through the Bag Workshop and keen to show the world just what we can do, which is why we’ve created some stunning new sample packs!  So wherever you are – London, Paris, New York or beyond – contact us to request your sample pack, a black cotton Read More

5 cool custom options for branded bags

Navy and white washbag

Want your printed tote bag to stand out from the competition, but not sure how to go about it? Then check out our 5 tips for custom options to make your bespoke bag extra special… 1. Reversible lining By producing a reversible bag with a contrast lining inside, you’re making it a much more versatile Read More

Felt bags: tactile but tough!

felt custom bag

Felt is a wonderfully tactile fabric, soft to the touch and yet tough enough to make it practical for producing a range of attractive bags and accessories. We’ve made plenty already – tote bags, shoppers, bottle bags, iPad sleeves and document wallets, to name but a few! Felt also does a great job of protecting Read More

Be your own designer label

Variety of woven labels

Bags can be branded in many different ways – with printing, embroidery and leather or fabric badges, not forgetting labels! The Bag Workshop recently expanded its range of labels to include an even wider range of formats, colours and sizes, offering even greater scope for promoting your company. As you’re about to discover, there’s a Read More