Eco Chic Solutions. Exquisitely-crafted fashionable items made from eco-responsible natural materials

Eco Chic Collection

Purchasing eco-friendly bags is a simple way to make a positive difference to your environment. Every day, there are countless tons of reusable products that are dumped in landfills around the world that could easily be refurbished and transformed into renewable objects of beauty.

It is Frangia’s mission to lessen the burden on the planet earth by sourcing fashion items that are ethically produced, while striving to work with only natural, organic, recycled, or repurposed materials.

At Frangia, you will find a selection of exquisite hand-crafted fashion items that are Eco-Chic, Ethically-Produced, and Empower the Communities that create them.

FRANGIA Eco Chic Collection
GAIA
Dimensions:
13.5″W x 11″H x 5.5″D
Drop from handle: 8.1″ 

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Natural

Sustainable Materials: Bag: Handwoven natural loose-stitch grass mat. Repurposed leather handle and trimming. 

Interior lining: padded cotton in chocolate brown. Two interior pockets/pouches: cellphone/iPhone/Blackberry, single interior pocket/pouch on other side with zipper: lipstick. Center divide pocket with zipper. No zipper.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

KAIA
Dimensions:
14.5″W x 9.9″H x 6″D
Drop from handle: 9.2″  

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Natural
Sustainable Materials: Bag: Woven natural grass. Repurposed leather handle & trimming. 

Interior lining: padded cotton in chocolate brown. Two interior pockets/pouches: cellphone/iPhone/Blackberry, single interior pocket/pouch on other side with zipper: lipstick. Center divide pocket with zipper. Magnetic clasps, no zipper.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

RAIA – medium
Dimensions:
10.1″W x 11.6″H x 7.9″D
Drop from handle: 10″
 

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Natural

 

Sustainable Materials: Bag: woven natural grass, fine, fabric-like texture. Repurposed leather handle and trimming. 

Interior lining: non padded cotton in chocolate brown. Two interior pockets/pouches: cellphone/iPhone/Blackberry, single interior pocket/pouch on other side with zipper: lipstick. No magnetic clasps, zipper with leather strap.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

RAIA large
Dimensions:
10.5″W x 16.9″H x 8.5″D
Drop from handle: 9.5″
 

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Natural

 

Sustainable Materials: Bag: woven natural grass, fine, fabric-like texture. Repurposed leather handle and trimming. 

Interior lining: non padded cotton in chocolate brown. Two interior pockets/pouches: cellphone/iPhone/Blackberry, single interior pocket/pouch on other side with zipper: lipstick. No magnetic clasps, zipper with leather strap.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

KEKEP
Dimensions:
13.5″W x 11″H x 5.5″D
Drop from handle: 7.5″  

Light Brown

Sustainable Materials: Bag: woven rattan. Repurposed leather handle and trimming. 

Interior lining: traditional Javanese batik with geometric brown motif. Two interior pockets/pouches: cellphone. Zipper, no magnetic clasps.

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

BARON Tote
Dimensions:
10″W x 18″H x 6″D
Drop from handle: 6″ 

Natural

Sustainable Materials: Bag: Organic pandanus palm leaf handwoven into medium-stitch straw mat. Repurposed leather handle and trimming. 

Interior lining: traditional Javanese batik with geometric brown motif. Two interior pockets/pouches: cellphone. Magnetic clasps, no zipper.

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

MERAPI Tote
Dimensions:
22.5″W x 11.5″H x 3″D
Drop from handle: 12″ 

Natural

Light Brown

Sustainable Materials: Bag: Organic pandanus palm leaf hand-woven into tight-stitch straw mat. Repurposed leather handle and trimming. 

Interior Lining: traditional Javanese batik with geometric brown motif. Single interior pocket/pouch: cellphone. No magnetic clasps, zipper.

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

MAIA Clutch
Dimensions:
10.1″W x 5″H x 4.6″D
Drop from handle: 21.5″ 

Natural

Sustainable Materials: Bag: woven rattan. 

Flap: Repurposed leather and trimming, with Swarovksi-like crystal embelishment.
Interior lining: padded cotton in chocolate brown. Magnetic clasps, no zipper, detachable leather strap.

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

KIDUL Clutch
Dimensions:
10.5″W x 5″H x 2.5″D 

Light brown

Sustainable Materials: Bag: Hand-woven rattan. 

Flap: embossed faux leather in two-tone python motif with magnet. Interior lining: padded cotton in chocolate brown. Single interior pocket/pouch: lipstick.

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

VINO Wine Bag
Dimensions:
10.8″H x 3.8″Diameter
Drop from handle: 3.5″ 

Natural

Fuschia

Sustainable Materials: Handwoven natural tall grass. 

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

SEMERU Clutch
Dimensions:
11″W x 5″H x 1.8″D 

Silver

Black

Sustainable Materials: Bag: Woven rattan. 

Flap: embossed faux leather in two-tone python motif with magnet.
Interior Lining: padded cotton in chocolate brown. Single interior pocket/pouch: lipstick.

Each Frangia item is unique and no two are alike. Hand-crafted of natural materials, using traditional techniques. Subtle variations may occur in color, texture and finish.

Why it’s Green:
Hand-crafted by traditional artisans using natural and sustainable materials in Bantul village and other communities near Yogyakarta in Central Java, Indonesia. 

The community banded together following the devastating 2005 earthquake.

Community leaders gathered weavers through local women cooperatives and revived the traditional craft businesses.

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