Vaho – Recycled Funky Man Bags
Vaho Turns Old Advertising Banners Into Chic Recycled Bags. It transforms old PVC advertising banners into quirky and colourful recycled bags. This stylish baggage company sources its products by collecting old banners hung up around the streets of Barcelona. What a fab idea. The reused article then go through a rigorous process before they are redesigned into durable new satchels and purses. They look brand new and you would never guess where their origin was.
The company works with NGO “CEO del Maresme” – an organization that promotes social integration to clean the former banners with vinegar. The materials are then carted off to the production site at La Modela prison in Barcelona, a series of workshops that collaborate with the Centre for Reintegration Initiatives (CIRE).
Vaho design approach plays with different social projects to turn the old banners into fashionable bags. They have a huge array of different styles ranging from typical record satchels to cool handbags, so check out their website for the full scope of their collection. Plus for you women readers lurking here they also have a great range for you.