Carrying your own shopping bag/tote bag is more than a trend and will not be going away like the dreaded plastic bags.
So if we are to carry bags let's do it with style and grace with choices like the following bag that I jus' came across that was spotted being carried by French photographer Julien Boudet at New York Fashion Week...
MANUFACTURING ORIGIN SAIDPUR, BANGLADESH
GARMENT CONTENT 100% NATURAL GOLDEN JUTE FIBER HARVESTED IN BANGLADESH, WATERPROOF LINING, NATURAL VEG DYED LEATHER STRAPS REINFORCED BY ANTIQUE NICKEL RIVETS, 13" WIDE, 18" HIGH, 8" DEEP, WITH A 6" X 7" INSIDE POCKET
FACTORY CODE BAN-LAT33.7099/LON90.4071
CARE INSTRUCTIONS SPOT CLEAN ONLY