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Put it together!

Abundance Tote Bag

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Destination: Malacca, Malaysia

Fish swimming amongst lotus flowers is a classic symbol of wealth in Chinese culture, as the words for “fish” and “abundance” are the same in Mandarin. As for the number nine, it’s historically associated with the Emperor, whose robes often featured nine dragons. This tote was made using a stencil cut by our friend Ray Tan Aik Leng, a second-generation Malaysian, whose grandfather came over from China.


Before Ray Tan Aik Leng (“Ah Long” or “Dragon” to his friends) became a master paper-cutter, he sold t-shirts at a boutique, did some woodworking, and got greasy at a mechanic’s shop. He saved up for years to open ... Read More

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13 x 14"

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