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Product Launch - 03/13/19

Karl, Ireland, Burlap + Bags

Hello. We’ve got a little story to tell.

OUR COFFEE BAG COLLECTION

 

Going back aaaaages, when the G+C lads had been living in the upside-down part of the world, Karl had big dreams of upcycling disused coffee bean sacks and turning them into something beautiful, functional and sustainable.

We are so, so proud to be able to say that these bags are Irish-designed, Irish-made and are our first upcycled product!!

To produce these bags, we teamed up with Zulfi & Greta Moon of Vel-Oh Cycling Bags who create masterpieces in their Galway workshop. These two are exceptionally passionate about what they do and have taken our concept of upcycling burlap and turning it into the perfect set of bags for urban living, weekend getaways, gym-to-cafe carrying and for the cycle-to-work-commuter.

Zulfi from Vel-Oh Upcycling Burlap for the Gym+Coffee Collection

Zulfi from Vel-Oh at their Galway City Workshop

Each bag in this collection is unique, using different styles of Hessian material and there are three bags in the range: The Duffel, The BackPack and The Satchel. They come to us from our coffee farms suppliers in Mexico, Brazil and Costa Rica, via our coffee roaster, Upside Coffee. Our bags are hand cut and sewn, using genuine leather (worked in at Dublin Leather Store) and waxed canvas accents to help with water resistance for the not-so-sunny days..!

Gym+Coffee One of a Kind Upcycled Coffee Bags

This is something a little bit different for us here at Gym+Coffee and we are very excited to be offering our community something that is truly IRISH and sustainable from tip to toe. We hope they help your Make Life Richer journey become a more sustainable, more Irish (and more organised) one!

Check out the full coffee bag collection here.

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Gym+Coffee Size Guide

Women's Hoodies & T-Shirts

 G+C SIZE

UK SIZE

 US SIZE

X-Small 

 UK 6-8

  US 2

Small 

 UK 8-10   US 4

Medium 

 UK 10-12   US  6

Large 

  UK 12-14   US 8

X-Large 

  UK 14-16   US 10

XX-Large 

  UK 16-18   US 12

For an interactive women's hoodie size guide please click here.


Women's Leggings Range

 G+C SIZE

UK SIZE

 US SIZE

X-Small 

 UK 6-8

US 4

Small 

UK 8-10
US  6

Medium 

UK 10-12 US 8

Large 

UK 12-14 US 10

X-Large 

UK 14-16 US 12

BRAND COMPARISON CHART

You are a G+C size...

If you are a LULULEMON size...

 If you are a NIKE size...

X-Small 

 4

Small / 8

Small  

 6 Medium / 10

Medium 

 8 Large / 12

Large 

 10 X-Large / 14

X-Large 

 12 XX-Large / 16

Men's Hoodies & T-Shirts

 SIZE

CHEST

WAIST

Small

   36 - 38   < 32

Medium

   38 - 40
 32 - 34

Large

   40 - 42
 34 - 36

X-Large

   42 - 44
 36 - 38

XX-Large

   44 - 46 
 38 - 40

For an interactive men's hoodie size guide please click here.


Dog Hoodies 

 G+C SIZE

Chest Girth

 Body Length

Neck Girth

Small 

16.53 - 18.89 inches
42-48 centimetres
12.59 inches

32 centimetres

11.81 inches

30 centimetres

Medium 

18.89 - 21.25 inches

48 - 54 centimetres

14.17 inches

36 centimetres

15.74 inches

40 centimetres

Large 

22.04 - 25.98 inches

56-66 centimetres

15.74 inches

40 centimetres

15.74 inches

40 centimetres

X-Large 

24.40 - 28.35 inches

62-72 centimetres

16.93 inches

43 centimetres

18.11 inches

46 centimetres