ReMade USA Makes Pretty Purses Out of Old Fabrics

 - Jun 10, 2009   Updated: Jun 7 2011
References: remadeusa & treehugger
ReMade USA is finding a use for old leather clothing. The company takes the unwanted leather and makes them into fabulous new purses and clutches.

The ReMade USA designs are a great use of discarded fabrics, as well as being wonderfully fabulous. The oversized leather totes are great in black, brown and all other recycled leather colors.

Check out the ReMade USA designs above and online.

Implications - The eco-friendly movement is extremely popular; however, consumers are looking for products that incorporate both an environmentally conscious lifestyle and a chic look. Ideas such as ReMade USA's recycled leather purses appeal to these consumers as they are designed to be fashionable yet eco-chic, providing a happy medium for the environmentally stylish.