My lovely friend Natalie of Canned Fashion recently drew my attention to the Jil Sander SS11 market bag - a plastic shopping bag that looks very much like a, ummmm, plastic shopping bag. Is this not the ultimate homage to trashion? As much as I would love to go out and buy this bag - for...

Purchasing banned plastic bags in hand Transformed by Conserve Eco-Hip San Francisco became the 1st U.S. town to ban plastic searching bags, but a nonprofit organization known as Conserve has found a way to recycle the bags not make handbags trend eco-hop. And on-line retailer Just Nature...

And one particular of the worst environmental effects of plastic bags is that they are not biodegradable. Accordingly, the purchase of a single of these bags is much a lot more than a trend accessory, it is also an investment, simply because it can increase in value by recycling plastic bags...

Instead of toting several shopping bags at the same time, you can just put them inside the roomy fabric bag and sling it on your shoulder. Fashionable. So you've got a great outfit going on while you're shopping, but you're carrying three or four plastic bags by hand. How unflattering! If you...

This seems like a no-brainer, but apparently not everyone can agree that reusable bags are better than plastic bags. And listen, I don't judge you if you want to use plastic bags still. It's an imperfect world. But I give a major doubletake when you start judging people who use reusable bags...

Honestly, does it get more fabulous? Ashish's latest release is one which took inspiration from the most unlikely source - a plastic bag from Tesco. Honestly, it takes some sort of genius to look at the Tesco bag we all carry regularly and find a way to give it a place in fashion. Low and...

Kauai has officially joined Maui in banning plastic bags. Since January 11, 2011, violations of the ban will be penalized by $250 in Kauai and $500 in Maui. This ban will help to protect marine life who often mistake plastic debris for food and get sick or sometimes die when eating...

Washable fabric bags like Reusies and eco-friendly bento boxes are great for packing lunches. If you just can't give up using plastic bags, you can prevent waste and save money in the process by using Washy Wonder to clean and re-use plastic bags of all sizes.Washy Wonder is simple and...

by The Library of Congress Question by jane zhang: Can the plastic bag be recycled to make into fashion handbag? Can the plastice bag be recycled to make into fashion handbag?i heard a news from India.some fashion designers collect the plastic bags and recycled them into fashion handbag.is...

A rather timeless, sturdy approach to the plastic situation, with a structured base and screw detail corners. (currently available for $276.50 at shopzoeonline.com) Although these are plastic bags and Nicoletta is a full fledged designer/artist, they hardly fall in this story's title topic....

 

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