April Backpack-Navy/Ochre

By Artisans Research Unit (Pty) Ltd



The April Bag is made from 100% durable cotton canvas as well precisely cut leather details. This is a considered design to be worn in three different ways, a hand-bag, sling and backpack. The April Bag comes with high quality zips, antique brass fixtures and leather pullers all made from scratch. Padded and fully lined with enough space to comfortably hold a laptop and compartments for keys, electronics, stationary, baby essentials for mothers and plenty more. The canvas is water repellent, with adjustable side details to accommodate more. It is crafted with first grade leather details which develops a darker and softer patina with time. Our leather is tanned and milled at an old family-run tannery in Kwa-Zulu Natal in South Africa, The skins are a bi-product of the meat industry. It is then sent to our own factory in Cape Town, where it is crafted by hand. 

Material – 100% Cotton scotch guarded water repellent canvas and vegetable tanned cow leather. 

Process – Leather Parts laser cut, hand-stitched and polished. Entire product is machine stitched. Canvas is selected, dyed and rigorously tested to ensure quality.


35cm H x 40cm W x 20cm D

Factory Warranty

10 Years from date of purchase. Please note that your warranty applies to factory faults only.  


If you are living outside of South Africa, please take note of the shipping rates at the end of your order. Depending on where you have ordered from, shipping of your parcel may take up to 10 working days. Shipping is free when ordering from South Africa.