Drawstring tote bags are usually made of leather, canvas, and mesh. They can have hand, shoulder, or backpack straps (or a combination). Drawstring tote bags are very versatile – they can be used indoors and outdoors for shopping, sightseeing, hiking, etc.
Types of Drawstring Tote Bags
Kinds of Drawstring Tote Bags include the following:
Leather drawstring tote bags
Leather drawstring tote bags can be quite expensive, but they last longer with proper care.
They usually come with storage dust bags.
Canvas drawstring tote bags
Canvas drawstring tote bags are made of inexpensive canvas fabric, which is very easy to maintain because it can be hand- or machine-washed.
Their drawstring closures are usually made of heavy-duty cotton.
Mesh drawstring tote bags
Mesh drawstring tote bags are made of woven nylon mesh which lets the bag’s contents ‘breathe.’ They are great for carrying food items.
Side pouches and zippered pockets help keep things organized.
Choosing Drawstring Tote Bags (Buying tips)
Pockets: If you often bring along small items like Swiss knives or loose change, choose a drawstring tote bag with several interior and exterior pockets.