Category : PORTFOLIO

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QUILTED

Quilting is the feature of this line made of printed African cottons, the so called “kangas”, matching old rhodoid or metal clutches and long shoulder chains. In the collection also the 434 style, a clutch with three compartments, leather flap, chain strap and metal angle reinforcements.

18,Dec,2014 Elisabetta Facco
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FISH

Unstructured bags decorated by all-over patterns of oval-shaped leather patches reclaimed from colour sample swatches and composed to resemble a fish shoal. Leather trimming, internal flat purse with zipper. Key holders also made with the same concept.

17,Dec,2014 Elisabetta Facco
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NET

Leather, reinforced trash bags, tarps,  reclaimed pvc banner ads are laser cut to create a mesh effect. Styles include totes with flapped pocket, round messenger bags with shoulder straps and shopping bags. One colour, combinations of shades, or graphic designs printed on leather or pvc scraps.

16,Dec,2014 Elisabetta Facco
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PICTOGRAM

Shopping and weekend bags inspired by road signs and pictograms. A single beverage can bottom is used as the head of a man, coffee filters are part of an emergency gas mask. Décors are made on out-of-production waterproof materials in solid bright colours. Leather trimming.

16,Dec,2014 Elisabetta Facco
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TIN

Metal food cans transformed into decorative flaps to close mini bags with chain straps. They match leather from sample swatches or trash bags with thermo transfers vintage designs. Lined of vintage fabrics.

10,Sep,2014 UmanaStudio
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KARLA

Diamond shaped totes with square bottom in large, medium and small size, with leather or nappa leather double handles.  An all-leather or fur line, made of repurposed sample swatches combined in one or multiple shade mix.

10,Sep,2014 UmanaStudio
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PYRAMID

Bags composed of small triangular leather, suede, shearling and fur off-cuts matching  other repurposed end-of-line and vintage textiles. Fastenings are made with leather-covered bottle tops. Shoppings are reversible, each triangle is doubled up with suede in matching colours. Demie bags have a single handle, shoulder strap and a removable internal fabric pouch. Sack bags have draw-string […]

10,Sep,2014 UmanaStudio
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REFUGEE S(C)ART

Plastic sheets produced by the workers of REFUGEE ScArt (a humanitarian project founded by the Spiral Foundation Onlus under the sponsorship of the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees – UNHCR Office South Europe), are the main feature of this line. Colour combinations and design patterns vary according to materials mixed together.

10,Sep,2014 UmanaStudio
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10,Sep,2014 UmanaStudio
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SPACE WASTE

A  tridimensional effect created by recycled can bottoms is the decoration over materials like reinforced plastic trash bags, canvas, velvet, corduroy, coated denim. Can bottoms can also be painted in gold and silver, with herring-bone or other designs or covered by leather. Vintage thermo transfer films on trash bags create checkers or croc designs.

10,Sep,2014 UmanaStudio
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