They seem so cute and original. I was planning to use one as a diaper bag.
I bought a Boyds Bear tapestry tote. I take it on bus and car trips to hold water, snacks, ipod, jacket, etc. It has 4 pockets on the inside and 2 on the outside.
I've bought one a few months ago on ebay (from blackcat8709). Here is a pic. I used it as a tote bag for school. You are right, they are very cute and original.
I bought a "handmade" boiled wool bag that was quite cute...