The Best Made Ditty Bag

Vendor: Case NYC / R&W Rope

Origin: USA

Category: CARRY

Price: $124

$124
 
Reinforced waxed canvas and solid brass grommets, secured by a rope lanyard that has been hand-spliced and whipped with a red technical control line. Our ditty is teeming with maritime tradition but built for our customer's exacting demands today. We designed this bag to keep personal effects safe: be they tools, camera equipment, a change of clothes, valuables, and general gear. We wanted a bag for camp and travel that could be easily hooked to a branch or a bunk, and at a moment's notice be slung over the shoulder, or tossed in a duffle.
More on the Best Made Ditty Bag.

  • 16" tall x 8.5" diameter, 13 oz
  • Waxed cotton, 10.10 oz army duck canvas
  • Solid bronze 3" spring snap hook
  • Solid brass #4 grommets
  • Hand-spliced and whipped
  • includes a tin of wax
Originally the ditty would have been the first test of an apprentice sailmaker or seaman: before he could be trusted with the fabrication of a sail, he had to prove his mettle by making his own ditty bag out of sailcloth.
More on the lore and origins of the ditty bag.   
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