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Recycled Magic Wallets by Tanja Burgdorfer
Posted By Kate Andrews On December 28, 2008 @ 5:00 am In Accessories and Fashion,Design,Green Graphics & Packaging,Innovation,Recycled Materials | 2 Comments
Reducing waste by reusing beverage cartons, Swiss-born Tanja Burgdorfer’s “Recycled Magic Wallets ” creatively makes use of what would normally be discarded. With a little bit of elastic and a few staples, Tanja turns old beverage cartons into contemporary and useful wallets for the environmentally-conscious consumer. Current selection in her etsy shop  shows luscious fruit prints. Each wallet is entirely hand-crafted and is available ready-made or bespoke upon request.
Tanja works under her new brand name “Mayari ” and is currently living and working in London. Her aim in creating the wallet was to use design to introduce a unique and interesting product that treats waste in a responsible way.
+ Mayari 
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 Recycled Magic Wallets: http://www.mayari.net/rmw/rmw.php
 her etsy shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5164772
 Mayari: http://www.mayari.net/
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