Gallery: Freitag Launches Backpacks Made From Recycled Truck Tarps

 
Repurposed "road" materials construct hearty bags.

Swiss company Freitag uses road-related materials (recycled truck tarpaulins, seat belts, bicycle inner tubes torn beyond repair, and old car airbags) to construct sturdy, durable bags and accessories for men and women. Recently the company launched a laptop-toting dual-strapped pack that fits in perfectly with this year’s trend towards classic backpacks. Due to the unique nature of the repurposed materials, all Freitag products are 100% unique, and since truck tarpaulins are typically made from bright, cheerful colors, your Freitag bag will be too.

+ Freitag

Via Swissmiss and Stilsucht

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