Bothy Stores x Trakke Camp Shower

Bothy Stores x Trakke Camp Shower

145.00

Bothy Stores commission new and innovative work that takes their starting point from the existing and developing Bothy Project network. Each product will be specific to its given bothy, with designers undertaking research residencies to devise products that respond to the bothy’s environment and purpose.

Trakke - Inshriach Bothy

Trakke have developed a Camp Shower made from scout green canvas, a colour synonymous with Black’s of Greenock who used to produce the brigade’s official tents. This design presents a lightweight product allowing it to be easily transportable. In situ, a pulley system enables it to be lowered for filling with hot water from the kettle then raised again to above head height for use. Its 20 litre capacity allowing for a 5 minute hot shower. Alec Farmer is Creative Director of Trakke, a Glasgow based manufacturer of ‘Bags for Adventurers’. Made using materials sourced from the UK, and shipped worldwide, they recognise Scotland’s legacy as an industrial powerhouse. They are interested in Glasgow as a centre for industry, its connections to more rural areas of Scotland, and more broadly the use of Scottish textiles in outdoor pursuits and sporting traditions.

Materials: 14oz Duck Canvas with PVC liner

Care instructions: Dry between uses. Store out of direct sunlight in cool, dry place. Don't over fill.

Dimensions: Capacity: 24l Shower head: 22cm

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