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LOAF BAG (GOLD)

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Storing white crispy bread in breathable bags helps to keep the bread from becoming chewing. This bag is ideal for storing Ciabatta or seed bread.

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Certified Organic Reusable Bread Bag

Storing white crispy bread in breathable bags helps to keep the bread from becoming chewing. It also produces a dry crunchy day old bread which is ideal for bruschetta or bread crumbs.  This bag is also handy if you make your own oily seed bread that tend to mould quickly.

Our 100% cotton bread bag is perfect for storing fresh & artisanal bread. Available in our Protea print in Blue or Gold

  • Rectangle drawstring bag 23.5cm wide 41 cm tall.
  • 100% GOTS Certified organic cotton.
  • Hand printed in our safari series in denim blue.
  • Take to a bakery or farmers market.
  • Fantastic functional gift for baker or hostess.
  • Handmade by women working in home industries in and around Cape Town, South Africa.

Care instructions: Machine wash, air dry

Why do we use the Certified Organic Reusable Bread Bag?

There are several ways to store fresh bread.  There are also several decisions to make before doing so.  The first decision involves the use of refrigeration.  While it seems logical that fresh food will remain fresh longer if kept in the refrigerator, bread should always be kept at room temperature.

Obviously, the spoiling process occurs much more quickly in a loaf of fresh bread.  Whether it is of the homemade variety or purchased from a local bakery, these loaves typically do not contain preservatives.  Without preservatives to slow down the process, it doesn’t take long for the fresh bread to spoil.

In spite of this, bread should not be stored in the refrigerator.  The cold environment in the refrigerator will dry out the bread and ruin its texture inside and out.  In fact, a process called retrogradation takes place when bread is stored in the refrigerator.  Retrogradation is the term used to describe the crystallization of the starch molecules in bread or other baked goods.  This transformation is six times more likely to happen at refrigerated temperatures versus room temperature.

While the risk of molding is greater in a loaf of bread held at room temperature over a few days, refrigeration for a few hours can completely destroy the crust and crumb of a loaf.  When this information is taken into consideration, it seems obvious that fresh bread that will be eaten quickly should be stored at room temperature.

If you find yourself with fresh bread that will not be consumed in a day or two, fresh bread can also be frozen.  Frozen loaves should be allowed to thaw at room temperature and reheated briefly in a warm oven.  The warmth of the oven will help to liquefy the starch crystals within the bread and help to return its crust and interior to its original texture.

Our Story of Organic Cotton Reusable Bread Bag

We design functional everyday household items guided by environmental kindness and the upliftment of people.

‘Guided by my daily household tasks, shopping for the home, and entertaining friends and family, I started designing products that can be used as alternatives to the plastic and disposable items that we have become so accustomed to. The first product was a hand-knit kitchen cloth inspired by the cloths my Grandmother would knit out of leftover bits of yarn.’

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Shipping destinations:

  • We currently ship to Australia only.

Shipping times:

  • All orders are dispatched within 2 business days. 
  • Deliveries to major cities within Australia typically take 1-2 days, and to rural or outlying areas 3-5 days.
  • Shipping time might vary depending on location, shipment method and other factors but you will be provided with a tracking number on dispatch.


Shipping cost:

  • Flat rate Australia wide at $5.95
  • Local orders over $50 will have free shipping.

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Your 100% satisfaction is important for us. We offer a 14-days Return & Exchange Policy:

  • If a product gets damaged or was faulty upon a delivery - we offer 100% refund.
  • For change of mind purchases we offer an exchange only.
  • To be eligible for a return, goods must be unopened, unused, undamaged and accompanied by proof of purchase.
  • For returns, please contact us through your Orders Tab on I'M PLASTIC FREE and include the reason for the return.
  • Please note that customers are responsible for shipping costs of returns, unless it is due to the product being faulty in which case we will cover the cost of the return
  • Timing: we have a 14-days Return & Exchange Policy, from the day item is delivered.
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