You can turn all kinds of old textiles from various items such as shawls, bedsheets, old dresses, and skirts etc. into Furoshiki purses. This is an ancient Japanese craft of […]
Funky colorful crochet purse made out of pajama pants, a kimono, and a mat cover!
I collect tobacco bags and upcycle them into Tobacco Packaging Handbags. Every bag is unique and made from 40 to 60 tobacco bags. If you know people who use tobacco […]
I decided to make myself this Plastic Bottle Handbag when I received an invitation to a party. I needed a new handbag but didn’t want to waste the money for […]
This cross body bag is using a real upcycled light box.
I made this bag using one of my husband’s old shirts. I wanted a bag that was unique, not just using the fabric from the old shirt, but also the […]
The most beautiful objects we own are those that have embedded personal stories and sentimental value. Repurposing your own jacket into a bag or accessory gives it a second life […]
These bags are made from factory off-cut and rejected leather that may have otherwise been wasted, which is why each bag is unique in finish and colors. We hand pick […]
I don’t use patterns as I prefer the work to be ‘original’…warts and all…and, frankly, I don’t have the patience for counting rows and stitches. Henny Poulet is OOAK…in more […]
Handbag made from old hemorrhoids pillow.
YAMAtm : the original idea The first YAMAtm were sewn during a craft market at the Bilancino lake near Florence (Italy) using two 10” vinyl records and some leather. Slowly […]
This tutorial offers a super easy way to reuse an old skirt and create a brand new purse for yourself. The example is a cotton skirt, but this tutorial can […]