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Yes now I find that in the current climate of financial fear, people are downsizing their handbags to ones of slighly less proportions than the one you have described. Certainly leather is considered a needless luxury these days. Designer bags may have to be reconsidered to make them more affordable to people who are now reduced to shopping at Aldi.
Therefore the solution to your problem is quite simple. A plastic bag. Waterproof, reusable, sealable if you tie a knot in the handles and versatile. I thank you!