Always waiting for that holiday street shopping?
Introducing our CHARCHA Upcycled Tote Bag, to make sure our favorite city stays clean and green!
Newspaper (considered as a source of all the “Charcha” in India) is handcrafted into a unique textile using traditional handloom and charkha by local women artisans.
The upcycled paper textile is then dyed into beautiful colors and handstitched into this highly functional and stylish tote bag!
• Handmade by local artisans
• Flagship upcycled textile with a unique texture
• Multiple open side pockets and zipper pockets for precious item storage inside the bag
• Durable inner cotton lining makes these bags sturdy.
• High-quality magnetic button for safety and closure
• Comfortable shoulder carry handles
• Lightweight, easy to clean, and durable
• Made with love in ethical manufacturing facilities
Charcha tote bags can be used as a shopping bag, pet bag, office tote, travel bag or grocery bag!
Disclaimer: Every Scrapshala upcycled tote bag is unique! Thus, the tote delivered to you may vary slightly in color and texture from the picture.
Impact: You create employment opportunities for local Indian women artisans and help us divert old newspaper waste from landfills into a classic functional product like this.
Dimensions: 14*12*4 inch
Handle height from bag 12.5 inch
Material: Newspaper and cotton fabric
Most orders are delivered within 5-7 business days, unless on preorders or made-to-order items. Monday to Friday are considered as business days except for public holidays. For more details please refer to the Shipping policy.
You will receive a shipment confirmation email once your order has shipped containing your tracking number(s). You can also track your order from here.
Exchange or Refund will not be made against a non-returnable item unless there is a quality issue, defect or is different from its description. For more details please refer to the return policy.
We plant trees with proceeds from your order
Our ImpactRead More →
Kgs of Plastic Saved
Kgs of CO² Offset / Year
Trees Planted in India
Jobs Created in Rural India
Funds Invested in Climate Action
Typically, orders are processed within 1-3 business days and you can expect delivery of the products within 5-7 business days of placing your order.
If the product is made-to-order, it might take more time to ship it out.
Please review our Shipping Policy here.
No, we currently only ship in India. Shipping costs will apply, and will be added at checkout.
We always aim for make sure our customers love our products, but if you do need to return an order, we’re happy to review your query. You can go through our returns policy here.
At Brown Living, we have a strict Plastic-Free Packaging and Shipping Policy.
We ship everything 100% Plastic-Free in an up-cycled or 100% post-consumer box with paper wrapping and a 100% natural water-activated paper tape that is made with paper & a plant-based starch glue. All of our shipping materials are 100% recyclable and compostable.
Save money when you buy in bulk! We offer discounts on bulk orders depending on the product and the total invoice amount.
To place your bulk request, please fill out this form or write to us here. Once we receive your request, you will soon receive a call/email from us with product pricing and an estimated shipping time.
Minimum value to be eligible for discounts is approximately INR 20,000. Discounts are available on total invoice value excluding shipping charges. Our team will work hard so that your order will arrive when and where you need it, so you don't miss important deadlines.
Please note: Since we offer volume discounts, we cannot accept returns on bulk orders.
Frequently Asked Questions
If we still haven't answered your question, you can contact us below and we will be happy to assist you.