Their first products, designed by Spanish designer Marisa Rey, are a line of handbags made from recycled candy wrappers, food packages, and soda labels.
Ecoist was founded in 2004 with the objective to merge design, functionality, and environmental awareness to provide stylish, useful, and durable products you'll be happy to own. Most importantly, their goal is to inspire thought and a positive change in the way we treat our precious planet.
There are five collections forming their product lines of which vary from different colors of totes, coin pouches and small-large clutches. These bags are made in Mexico. The candy wrappers are folded into straps and weaved by skilled artisans. Each one is 100 % handmade.
Ecoist believes we can enjoy our modern lifestyle and buy all our favorite "things" while doing good to the Earth. That's how they came up with the term "Ecoist" and defined it as "an individual that seeks a modern, eco-friendly lifestyle".
Ecoist sincerely appreciate your business and hope to meet your expectations on the quality of their products, their customer service, and all other aspects of their company. Currently, Ecoist bags are sold in over 250 stores from Tokyo to New York and they are also available at their online store.
So become an Ecoist, and help us preserve the earth with style.
Mid. Right Photo : Silver Large Clutch
, not only will you look great carrying this bag, you'll also give others something else to stare at.Fits all your essentials and much more.
Right Photo : Details of; One-of-a-kind Coin Pouch, Bar Code Coin Pouch and Confetti Double Coiner,
perfect for leaving your house with just the basics - cellphone, wallet, keys, and some extra little stuff. These are made from a combination of different candy wrappers.