Mr. Weekend

Boat Tote - Antique American Quilt


Mr. Weekend presents the Boat Tote: A summertime favourite and street style essential. 

Inspired by L.L. Bean’s Boat and Tote Bags, we’ve reimagined this classic American tote bag showcasing antique American quilts and vintage wool crochet blankets.  Fully lined and reinforced using reclaimed cotton canvas for durability, the Boat Tote has you covered for your weekend adventures.

About the quilt:

Handcrafted from an extraordinary American Antique scrap quilt dating back to the late 19th to early 20th century (1890's-1920's), this tote showcases homespun ginghams, men's shirt scraps, women's dresses and aprons, rare indigos, red calico, and floral prints.  


  • Can be worn over the shoulder or by hand
  • Dimensions: 14"/36cm H X 16"/42cm W X 7"/18cm D
  • Strap drop length 10in/27cm

Fabric & Care:

  • Spot clean or dry clean ONLY. 


  • Antique American Scrap quilt dating from the late 1800’s. Internally fused for reinforcement. 
  • Heavy-duty reclaimed cotton calico lining.
  • Reinforced flat canvas bottom.
  • Reinforced handles
  • Outer pocket 

Additional Features

  • Handcrafted in Aotearoa using only antique, vintage and reclaimed textiles. 
  • Individually embroidered vintage labels.
  • One of a Kind. 


This clothing item might exhibit stains, blemishes, signs of wear, or other indications of its age (over 100 yrs old).  These flaws serve as a testament to our dedication to sustainability and should be embraced with a sense of pride when worn.

From Mr. Weekend: 

Missed out on this item?  Shoot us a DM or email us and we'll gladly whip you up a custom. 


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