Made in Manitoba, Canada, this messenger-style handbag made from upcycled traction vinyl flooring and wood, is vegan-friendly, stylish and eco-friendly. The contemporary design makes a handy handbag for any and every ocassion. Complete with same material strap, this bag looks very cool and is equally useful.
Size: 8" x 8"
Designer and artist, Sol Desharnais is known for his innovation of bringing new meaning to raw, natural and upcycled materials. From his hometown of St-Pierre-Jolys, Manitoba, Sol creates unique and useful products by the clever improbable association of materials. His current collections include wooden-sided handbags made from upcycled vinyl flooring, as well as a colourful collection of accessories in eco-felt (wood and corn based). His design of an eco-felt and seat belt wine tote was recently displayed at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in the “Bon Appétit!” exhibition.
Sol is also proud to create employment for adults living with different abilities in partnership with Epic Smile of St-Malo. Sol’s work can be seen in major artisan shows and fine boutiques across Canada.