by Patricia Howitt
This canvas tote is made from 100% post-industrial recycled cotton, making it environmentally and socially responsible. All seams and stress points are double stitched for durability. The bag's cotton web shoulder straps allow you to comfortably carry the bag either over the shoulder or as a tote. Available in black or natural (with inside pocket).
Today the koru, usually in a stylized form, features widely in new Zealand iconography. It stands for new beginnings, growth, and power.
This design began as a detailed drawing of the unfolding fern frond as seen through a botanical magnifying lens. From there it developed into a variety of forms and color combinations. Massed together, these are 'Koru Mania'. Koru, spiral, symbol, fern, frond, unfolding, plant, new zealand, aotearoa.