Sown Textile Design
—a Portland company that designs and makes durable bags in natural fibers and classic shapes—is opening a showroom next door to Pigeon Toe Ceramics
, in Adam Arnold
's former studio space. Sown is sustainability- minded and uses a variety of natural materials and fibers, including organic cotton, recycled cotton canvas, and mill end bolts and leather remnants purchased from other Portland manufacturers.
loves Sown's red cotton canvas hobo bag
, $90, with hemp webbing straps and pockets inside and out. Sown Textile Design, 727 SE Morrison St.