Recycled Sailcloth Bag, Handbag of the Day
Making good use of already existing products, this handbag is made out of the sailcloth from a real ship. The material used for sails is some of the strongest fabric on Earth, able to withstand wind, water and extreme exposure. Though the sails are strong, they are still replaced by safety-conscious sailors. Recycled Sailcloth Bags, as a result of their unique material, and virtually indestructible as far as handbags go. There is a panel on the inside of the bag that authenticates the sail and identifies the origin of the ship it came from. The bags are funky and fun, perfect for taking along on an Earth Day hike, and have a design that varies from bag to bag. Price: $98.