Apple - Bietigheimer llustration by Deborah Griscom Passmore and text courtesy U. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705
Since 1860 these Parisian-style net bags have been used in France to gather provisions from markets and grocery stores. We love that these remarkably practical "filets" are still relevant and still in use today. Strong, stretchy, compact and useful.