Diane Pham

Chanel Bag Made From Beef Jerky: 'Gross' or 'Give Me a Taste'?

by , 05/29/11

Nancy Wu, beef jerky, Chanel, edible fashion, edible clothing, eco-fashion, sustainable fashion, green fashion, ethical fashion, sustainable style, bizarre eco-fashion

There are plenty of people who are up in arms when it comes to the use of leather in fashion, but could Nancy Wu’s take on Chanel’s classic quilted bag give them the vindication they’ve been seeking? The product designer hand-stitched sheets of beef jerky to create what she describes as a “highly desirable, lo-fi” accessory that harks back to the classic Chanel “baguette”. So what do you think – would you swing this savory design over your shoulder?

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  1. Chanel Bag Made From Be... May 29, 2011 at 6:50 pm

    [...] Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: beef jerky, bizarre eco-fashion, Chanel, eco-fashion, edible clothing, edible fashion, Ethical Fashion, green fashion, Nancy Wu, Sustainable Fashion, sustainable style » Original Source [...]

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