Designed by local streetwear brand Aa (Autodidacts and Associates), this blue hessian bag pairs bold graphic design with easy utility. Its material simplicity “ties in with the thought behind streetwear itself,” designer Keenan Oliver explains, “which is expressing your thoughts and ideas through the resources available to you.” Refining the classic tote with a screenprint emblem and linen finish,
Based in Cape Town, Aa is a collaborative design studio “focused on democratising knowledge & education in various fields of art and design. We aim to create art, product & spaces that endorse an open-source mentality and encourage the trading of philosophies, ideas, and thought systems.”
width 35cm | straps 32cm
Autodidacts and Associates is Mzonke Maloney, Keenan Oliver, Lubabalo Nkobo and Thorne Oliver. The studio was founded in 2017.