In France, people have always used linen bread bags for storing their bread. Our own washed linen bread bag, in Dove Grey, has the word "bread" stamped across it. Size: 40 x 30 cm / 16 x 12 " linen, machine washable.
Tutorial: How to Make a Bread Bag Even if you don't bake your own bread, these bread bags are great for storing shop-bought bread in. Not only does it look waaaaay better than those horrible plastic wrappers, but it's easier to kee.