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Bags made from movie film make recycling fashionable

Messie Design gets its name from “messie syndrome,” a reference to a compulsive refusal to throw items away. Turning the often distressing term on its head, their designs showcase how seemingly useless rubbish can be up cycled into something useful. The line of messenger bags, purses, and clutches each feature the overlooked medium of film, recycled into usable totes. Related: DIY: Learn how to make a beautiful braided rug from old fabric Each piece is adorned with hand-woven strips of film and held together with industrial fabric remnants.
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