Bag Blog

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

Reversible Tote Bag Manufacturer – 2 for 1 Marketing

Inside and outside view of reversible museum tote bag

  Make your marketing budget go further with reversible bags and get double duty from your branded totes! Reversible bags offer twice the area for advertising your business, but that’s not all… They also provide some interesting new creative opportunities for presenting your company in different ways. The reversible tote above is a case in point. Produced Read More

Making an impact at events

Louis Vuitton leather party invite

We might not have been invited to any of the fashion week shows this year, but it didn’t stop us getting a good luck at some of the invites. The invitation to the Louis Vuitton show was all over Instagram – and no wonder! Presented in the most luxurious metallic leather envelope complete with contrasting Read More