Beni Recycled Purse
Out of stock
Approximate size 155mm x 130mm
Made in Nepal from 50% waste materials including bike inner tubes and rice sacks and finished in a raw silk fabric.
From the label ‘Beni and her ladies collect potato crisp, chocolate and noodle wrappings off the streets, cinemas and along the mountain trails of Nepal. They collect synthetic rice-bags from hotels and rubber inner tubes from garages. From this waste they create a collection of fashionable and functional products, giving a ‘second life’ to rubbish. Beni products are made by women forced to move from the outlaying hill districts to the city. Your purchase provides an important source of income for them and their familiy. Thank you’