Local Nepali grown and harvested 100% stinging nettle
Undyed and organic
Hand crocheted by home based women workers
Very stretchy nettle 'string' bag
Featuring a leather handle
Each piece is unique due to the undyed nature of the hemp
Measuring approx 25 cm length
Our stunning Himalayan nettle market bags are all hand made in local homes in Kathmandu by home based women workers. Featuring a strong leather handle and the organic fibre of the Himalayan Nettle plant, our beautiful crocheted market 'string' bags are a thoughtful gift for a loved one, or a treat for yourself.
Ethical trade benefits the entire community through the empowerment of cottage industry artisans ❤
We process all orders between 9am - 5pm Monday - Friday. Your order will be dispatched within 2 business days of payment being received. Your shipping charges will be calculated at time of checkout and will be viewed by you prior to payment. All orders are provided a tracking number.
All items are sent via Australia Post with tracking ID number. Express Post options are available at checkout.
Orders under $100.00 cost is $7.95 (express $9.99)
Orders under $150.00 cost is $12.50 (express $14.50)
Orders under $250.00 cost is FREE (express $22.50)
Orders over $250.00 cost is FREE (express $25.50)
Costs to New Zealand
All items are sent via Australia Post with tracking ID number. Please let us know if you would like your parcel insured (at extra cost to you).
Orders $100.00 and under - $17.95
Orders between $100.01 - $200.00 - $29.95
Orders above $200.01 - $39.95
Europe, UK, North America
Postage will be calculated at checkout and visible to you PRIOR to payment. Shipping costs start at AU $17.95 depending on country.
All international orders will be charged according to country and total price of order. If actual shipping is vastly different to the shipping quoted and paid, the difference will be payable by the purchaser via a Paypal invoice or all monies will be refunded in full if the difference is not acceptable to the purchaser. If you believe the shipping rate quote is not correct please email us prior to purchase.
Please note: All international customers are responsible for any customs, duty or tax invoices on collection within their own country. For further info please contact your local Postal or Customs Office.
Please contact us if you believe your postage charge is incorrect and would like a review.
We offer a super simple LOVE IT or RETURN IT guarantee on all full priced items within 30 days of you placing your order. If for whatever reason you don't LOVE it, just send it back to us for a refund (or exchange of course).
Please get in touch with us prior to sending your piece back! If your item is faulty, we will email you a shipping label so you don't have to pay the cost of returning your piece.
* We offer credit notes or exchanges only on sale items. Items tagged 'Final Sale' cannot be returned unless faulty.
Full Priced Items
If your piece is faulty, we will either replace it asap or offer a refund. We will pay all postage.
If your garment does not fit you we will replace or refund asap, however we ask that you pay the postage. Item must be returned within 30 days of placing the order, and in original condition.
We are not responsible for Australia Post or affiliated International postal agencies losing or delaying parcels, or theft or damage. All items are sent with tracking ID, but please advise us if you wish to have your parcel insured. This will be at extra cost to you.
We are not responsible for incorrect address advice. If your parcel is returned to us you will need to pay postage again.
If the colour of your item is different to what you thought it would be, an exchange is possible however we ask that you pay postage. We are not responsible for variances in computers or perception.
Worn or damaged items will not be exchanged or refunded.
Any exchange/return must be completed within 30 days of placing the order.
If, on the rare occasion that your item is out of stock, you will be offered an alternative, refund or raincheck.
We do not offer refunds on sale items, only credit vouchers or exchanges (unless the item is faulty).
If choosing an exchange, you are responsible for all postage.
Final Sale Items
We do not offer refunds or exchanges on items marked 'Final Sale'
We do accept returns on final sale items if the item is faulty.
Purchased an item from a Stockist?
If you purchased an item from on our our lovely stockists and you'd like a refund or exchange, you will need to go back to them directly with your inquiry. We at Surya cannot process any refunds or exchanges with items that were not purchased directly through our website.
We are super proud to be 'real dirt bags' here at Surya! We made the swap to compostable packaging for all orders a few years ago. Read all about it here >
Still need more information? Please use the form below to email us (so that it lands in the inbox), or call us on +61 400 348 492.