We love our mass transit art here at Inhabitat, but never envisioned it as something that you could flaunt dangling off your wrist. The Ecoist MTA clutch is a colorful and cute way to navigate city streets in sleek sustainable style. Made from 100% repurposed NYC subway maps, this wristlet clutch is perfect for urban jaunts and lightweight toting. A trash-to-treasure accessory such as this is not only an eco-friendly way to repurpose materials, but also serves as a streamline, incognito way to stash personal belongings!
Strong, sturdy, and water resistant – clutch accessories never functioned so practically while looking so chic. Crafted out of hand-folded, recycled NYC subway maps that are coated with cellophane, this zip-close and self-lined bag is perfect for a cell phone, keys, glasses, and an eco-lip balm. The plastic wristlet is also detachable. Ecoist’s products are Fair Trade and made in Mexico and Peru. Ecoist also makes other super cute clutches out of candy wrappers, soda labels, and food packaging. A sustainably sweet and resourceful enterprise!
$22 – $58 from Ecoist
+ Ecoist + Also available at Eco Citizen