Brazilian Leather Bag

This leather purse is not featured in the catalogues, but its stamp dates it to the era. Made in Brazil.

A lighter tan version

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Robyn Adams
Robyn's fascination with Banana Republic began in 1984 when her Alaskan adventurer father began buying the clothing and giving her the catalogs. She loved the clothes and as an artist she was drawn to the illustrations. She went on to study illustration at art college in BR's hometown of San Francisco and worked for years as a background artist for animation. She is now based in Oakland, CA as a graphic designer and illustrator with Secret Fan Base . She's been collecting and archiving at Abandoned Republic since 2011.


  • Daniel Moran on August 20, 2021

    What era is this from? I can’t place it

    • Robyn Adams on August 22, 2021

      Likely just after the catalogue era. It’s still using the old logo.

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