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WHY: It could take hundreds of years for synthetic materials to biodegrade. Choosing sustainable, recycled, and vegan materials are always in season.
The allure of this beautifully crafted and versatile bag is enhanced by the fact that it’s sustainably made. The Tempest is hand painted and glazed on a canvas of sustainable material. This luxe edition is 2 tone in color and perfect for your everyday adventures.
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Clever, functional and versatile; this luxe backpack converts into a tote or backpack with one swift motion. Combining neutral colors with modern styling, this backpack or tote is trendy and durable. Features genuine leather tassels with a dash of bold orange for some added personality. The exterior is complete with two front pockets and one hidden side pocket. The interior has matched organization with three pockets made to fit your phone, keys, glasses or other small necessities. Easily fits your books, 15″ laptops, and other daily essentials. Designed from a sustainable hand painted and hand glazed canvas this bag grows more alluring with time and use.
Every product in Sherpani’s Essentials collection is made from 100% recycled materials. Their recycled fabric is produced from certified Repreve fabrics, which is a textile that turns discarded plastic bottles into soft, durable fabric. Repreve has transformed more than 12 billion bottles into remarkable fabrics used by millions of people with an outdoor lifestyle and an affinity for nature.
45% of Sherpani’s product assortment is made from 100% recycled materials. By choosing sustainable, recovered materials, you help reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills, as well as conserving natural resources such as timber, water, and minerals.
Each bag is crafted in Boulder, Colorado, using sustainable and recycled materials.
Sherpani owners, Maria and Ed Ruzic, founded the Blue Verve Project in 2009 as an initiative to incorporate recycled fabrics that would look good, work great, and help relieve some of the plastic pressure on the world’s oceans.
Sherpani bags are sustainably designed to go beyond fashion, to function throughout customers’ everyday lives and outlast the trends. The design process also ensures that patterns and cut pieces minimize fabric waste.
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