To Have & To Hold
An Ephemera Archive

Paper bags have been ubiquitous items in our daily lives for the past 100 years.

A functional design item used to hold a whole manner of things from fruit and veg to books, fast food, gifts, and much more. 

This publication stems from over half a century of collecting, an accumulation of over 1000 bags from the British high streets, now curated into this permanent record.