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Killspencer Bags Salvaged From Battle-Tested Materials

Posted By Yuka Yoneda On September 21, 2009 @ 3:01 pm In Accessories and Fashion | No Comments

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A lot of you have asked us to cover simple, practical, sustainable pieces in addition to our couture eco-fashion coverage [1] and we think that makes a lot of sense. But there’s no reason that utilitarian has to mean dowdy. Case in point, these slick and super durable Killspencer [2] bags made from recycled military truck tarps and coated cotton canvas. Our very own Mike Chino [3] brought them to our attention, and we love the fact that each bag is handmade in LA, features top-caliber hardware, and can withstand the beating that our modern lives are sure to put them through.

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[1] eco-fashion coverage: http://www.ecouterre.com/

[2] Killspencer: http://killspencer.com/

[3] Mike Chino: http://www.inhabitat.com/author/mike/

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