You are having a weekend getaway with a group of friends. Let’s face it, what’s a getaway without a bottle or two of your favorite Cabernet Sauvignon or perhaps some Sauvignon Blanc? The only problem is, your typical shopping bag isn’t exactly a worthy contender for wine carrier. You want something more exciting; something that is both functional and fashionable. Here are six excellent substitutes for that uninspired shopping bag.
Vin Vertical Tote in Plum
This bag is custom made to hold two bottles at a time with the added protection of an interior sleeve. It comes with an adjustable strap that can either be slung over the shoulder or carried more conventionally from the top. It’s zero waste design makes it more sustainable and ideal for a picnic.
Sachi Insulated Wine Purse
With a fully insulated design, this bag will keep your wine cooler for longer. It also features two handles that make for more comfortable carrying and a durable outer cover made of PVC. The top zipper gives safe and secure access to your bottle of wine and a zippered side pocket that’s perfect for accessories like a corkscrew.
IMAX Worldwide Vineyard Wine Caddy
Capable of holding six bottles, this bag is perfect for a bigger group of people. It has a carrying handle and comes with a vintage green finish. It’s predominantly made of wrought iron, making it sturdy and durable.
Birch Veneer Wine Bottle Cylinder
Both elegant and distinctive, this carrier is made from an ultra-thin layer of birch wood and comes with a closure made of leather. It also comes in various sizes that can be customized, making it perfect for a variety of bottle sizes.
Picnic at Ascot London Double Wine Bottle Picnic Tote
Totally PVC free, this carrier is eco-friendly and is capable of carrying two bottles at a time. It has a thermal shield which keeps your wine bottles well insulated, ensuring your bottles remain cool. The tote comes with great accessories including a wine stopper, a corkscrew and a cutting board (it might just prove handy!).
Carlotta Clutch Wine Bottle Purse Tote
This tote has a soft interior that is suede and lined with a flexible internal pocket, meaning it’s capable of holding more than just your wine. This carrier can transport a single bottle of wine and comes with an elastic inner strap making it only as secure as it is functional.
So, the next time you’re out and about, turn a few heads with these picturesque, awe-inspiring carriers.