Are you curious about what products are being made right here in Seattle? How the Seattle scene compares to other cities as far as manufacturing goes? Learn more, see more, meet new people and local companies starting Oct. 7-16, 2016. Swoop Bags is thrilled to be participating in Seattle Made Week this Saturday, October 8th at KEXP. We will be amongst 30 other local companies that will be offering their goods for sale AND 100 lucky customers will get swag bags upon opening so get their early and get a surprise bag of goodness!
While perusing Pinterest the other day, we came across some really clever and fun DIY no-carve pumpkin ideas. Check out these less-mess, fun ideas here. We also sent this link out in our last newsletter and I had a few customers send us back some images (which are shown here ) of their own DIY pumpkins using a black sharpie, some natural packaging string and black acrylic paint. Voila ~ Instant cool! Continue Reading
We are so excited to announce that Swoop Bags is now one of the TOP THREE finalist in Red Tricycle’s Totally Awesome Awards in the category of “Home Essential Storage & Organizers.” Woo Hoo! We would love your vote! Voting runs until September 30th and the Finalist with the most votes will be the winner. If you love Swoop Bags, we need your votes!
Please click HERE to cast your vote. THANK YOU!!
Watch our video and see our Mini Bags in action! These mighty minis are durable, portable and easy to close tightly with cord locks as you can see in the video. They make a perfect traveling bag for anyone. Who said you couldn’t bring Legos in the car? When my boys were little they couldn’t leave home without their Lego bricks, Continue Reading
It’s officially June! Bike rides, BBQs, farmers’ markets and the beach are calling and we’re teaming up with a few friends to make sure you’re ready to play hard this summer. To kickstart the summer we are doing a super cool GIVEAWAY with these other two PNW companies: Nutcase Helmets from Portland and Nuu-Muu Bellingham/Boise.
Sarah and Kea met at the University of Washington. Later in life, they each found love, marriage, and a baby carriage (you know the story)… Years later, and five kids between their two families, the plot took a turn…
Sarah, having two Lego loving boys, found that her grandmother’s Lego bag (made for her brother 30 years prior) was a Lego cleanup dream. However, there were some design dilemmas in that bag that ended up sparking her idea for Swoop! Continue Reading
Free Shipping in Washington state. Always! Since we do sales directly via our website, we want to offer our local Seattle and Washington customers free shipping. Also, if you are ever in the Roosevelt neighborhood of Seattle, you can stop by our studio and we can arrange a time for you stop and shop. Just shoot us an email before you come. www.swoopbags.com
Thirty years ago, my grandmother gave my brother a handmade storage bag for his heaping pile of Lego® pieces. Thirty years later, when my own son got knee-deep into Lego®, my mother gave him a redesigned version of my grandma’s original bag.
Now, three generations later, I give you SWOOP–a re-imagined, modern version of the original bag. Not only is it designed to contain all the stray Lego® pieces in your life, it now doubles as a circular playmat when opened up and spread out on the floor.