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11 | 05 | 2015
The Boston Fashionista
New England Designer Spotlight: Sea Bags
"It seemed an unlikely location for a design shop, and Maine's 2015 Retailer of the Year. Unlikely, until you understand the ethos of Sea Bags, a Portland-based purveyor of nautical accessories."
Updating Coats for Boston Winter
10 | 15 | 2015
Green Halloween: How Smart Companies Are Making Halloween Eco-Friendly
"The simplest, and sturdiest designs are from Sea Bags’. They make trick-or-treat pails from recycled sails in Portland, Maine."
09 | 23 | 2015
The Joyful Organizer
Sea Bags Are For Fall
"Every season needs a new bag. This season Sea Bags, a notoriously summer themed brand, has come out with some amazing patterns for fall. My favorite is the Red Buffalo Check Courier."
09 | 8 | 2015
Portland Press Herald
Sea Bags acquires Portland specialty jeweler Chart metalworks
"Both brands are similar in that they are authentically nautical, made in Maine, and enable our customers to tell their own story through our custom-made products," said Don Oakes, CEO of Sea Bags."
08 | 2015
Elle Decor Magazine
July/August 2015 Issue
"Carrying On - Whether you're heading to the beach or the local farm stand, these totes are as stylish as they are useful."
08 | 2015
August 2015 Issue
"Sail Away - Nautically themed patterns and colors-rope knots and signal flags, deep navy blues-have a crisp, polished sense of cool that's impossible to resist."
06 | 11 | 2015
Iron & Twine
"What makes Sea Bags unique is that all their goods are handmade from authentic recycled sails...making no two bags alike...yeah, that's pretty remarkable! And every single product is made here, in their Custom House wharf location."
04 | 28 | 2015
"In order not to smudge their nails, clients might need something fabulous to carry their belongings in. Choose from this group of tote bags to stock your salon with, leaving customers with the cutest and most convenient of purchases to hold their prized possessions."
03 | 05 | 2015
emilie inc. photography
"We collaborated on something similar when I photographed a wedding in Sayulita, Mexico and Sea Bags made custom tote bags for the bridal party. Can't wait to see what this fantastic local Maine business will come up with next!"
01 | 26 | 2015
207 - WCSH6
"The Portland based company Sea Bags has had an exciting 2015 so far. The company, which makes bags out of recycled sails, was featured on the program Your Business on MSNBC."
01 | 18 | 2015
"Changing Course: A Restructured Business Sets Sail by OPEN Forum"