10 Easy Pieces: Canvas Storage Containers by

Issue 1 · A Clean Slate · January 4, 2012

10 Easy Pieces: Canvas Storage Containers

Issue 1 · A Clean Slate · January 4, 2012

We like the versatility of heavy-duty canvas storage, which is rugged enough to take on everything from towels and toys to logs and magazines. Here are ten options we like, in two categories: the freestanding basket (or bucket) and the portable tote variety.


Steele Square Carry Basket

Above: The Steele Square Carry Basket is available with a grey or natural leather trim; $63.65 from Steele Canvas.

Round canvas crunch can

Above: The Umbra Round Crunch Can is $19.99 from Gracious Home.

Schoolhouse Canvas Organizers

Above: Schoolhouse Canvas Organizers feature a reinforced black canvas base and an Oxford shirt–lined interior; $45 for the small and $80 for the large from Schoolhouse Electric.

Collapsible canvas hamper

Above: Collapsible Canvas Hamper; $16.95 from Land of Nod.

Beckel canvas hampers in large and small

Above: A set of Beckel Hampers includes one mini (16 inches high) and one regular (24 inches); $60 at the Laundress.


Steele Tote Bag

Above: The Steele Tote Bag is available in white canvas (shown) and nine other colors; prices range from $30.70 for the small to $41.85 for the large from Steele Canvas.

Klein standard tool bag

Above: The utilitarian Klein Standard Straight Wall Bucket is $33.25 at J. Harlen Co.

Cotton Canvas Water Bucket

Above: Cotton Canvas Water Bucket; $30.99 from Hamilton Marine.

20-Inch All Canvas Utility Bag

Above: The 20-Inch All Canvas Utility Bag features metal feet and leather handles; $39 from Hickoree's Hard Goods.

French Tote Bag

Above: The French Tote Bag is $35 from Olmay Home.

Have an opinion? Care to comment? We'd love to hear what you have to say.