recycled inner tubes

Brigid KO Upcycles Discarded Inner Tubes Into Edgy Pleather Couture

Where most see a punctured bike inner tube as a frustrating and inconvenient nuisance, designer Brigid Oesterling of Brigid KO sees an opportunity. Her dark, edgy line of clothing and…

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Upcycled Inner-Tube Purse Wins Timberland Best Green Handbag Award

Rachel Santos made fashion history on Wednesday when her upcycled bucket purse took home the prize for “Timberland Best Green Handbag” at the Seventh Annual Independent…

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Chicago Designer Creates "Joan of Arc" Armor From Recycled Bike Tubes

Taking inspiration from Joan of Arc, Chicago-based designer Grace Duval transformed a slew of old bicycle inner tubes into armor fit for the mother of all martyrs herself. Comprising a…

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"Living" Dress, Made From Recycled Inner Tubes, Changes Every Season

Photos by Hermanna Prinsen When the Amsterdam Centre for Architecture (ARCAM) asked fashion designer Mattijs van Bergen and landscape architect Anouk Vogel to collaborate on a crossover…

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