The Eco Advent Calendar of Greenpicks raffles on 2nd Advent an upcycled wallet “Teabag” from Ragbag. The stylish purse has space for credit cards, ID cards, change and bills. Fair made of recycled tea big bags. Each wallet is unique, depending on the print of the tea factory or plantation from which the tea packs originate.
Eco advent calendar: win an upcycled wallet by ragbag
Make a gift for you, for Christmas and other occasions. The raffle takes place at Greenpicks via Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Greenpicks.de. How to participate, you will find in the respective post. You will receive your prize directly from Greenpicks. No cash withdrawal of prizes (value of 22.00 Euro).
Start: 10th of December 2017, 11.00 h a.m Closing date: 13th of December 2017, 11:59 h p.m
What are the organic products and upcycling articles that the Greenpicks fan community was most enthusiastic about in 2016? The Greenpicks Blog shows the top ten most sustainable products in the judgment of the environmentally aware consumers.
With the conscious decision to buy environmentally friendly and ecological products, every person contributes to safe natural resources. Consumers also focus on the fact that the materials used are either derived from certified organic farming or can be recycled. Very popular are upcycling products, because each piece is unique. Purses made from recycled tea bags, carafes made from recycled glass and fishing bags and cement bags from which sports bags and messenger bags are ucycled are among the top places in the most popular eco-friendly items at Greenpicks.
The Sprout Color Pencil is the first sustainable pencil in the world there is plantable. The Sprout Color Pencil combines practical and useful: Draw, Write, Plant, Love, Sprout! The plantable Sprout Pencil fullfills 7 of 11 possible Greenpicks-Sustainability Criteria
Re-Sack – Organic Cotton Bag and Fruit Nets 3-part set
The shopping bag and the vegetables nets are perfect for carrying your groceries from the supermarket to your home. The more often shopping bags made of organic cotton are used, the less plastic bags are needed. This saves resources and the world's oceans. The fruit nets fullfill 4 of 11 possible Greenpicks-Sustainability Criteria
Hevea Natural Rubber Pacifier 3 Plus Month – anatomical
Made of 100% natural rubber the pacifier is soft and gentle on baby's skin. The ergonomic butterfly shape gives space for nose and chin. The soother from Hevea fullfills 6 of 11 possible Greenpicks-Sustainability Criteria
School Starter Kit: Drinking Bottle and Lunchbox of Stainless Steel
Perfect for school and kindergarten: with this practical set of lunchbox classic and the 0.5 litre drinking bottle CHI every child is optimally equipped. The eco-friendly school starter kit fullfills 5 of 11 possible Greenpicks-Sustainability Criteria
Eco Changing Bag – Knapsack – Messenger Bag – PacaPod Hastings Mocha
The popular stylish backpack Hastings with the old-school charm is a durable and practical eco-friendly changing bag for everyday use with baby. Flat pack changer pod, flat pack feeder (cool bag), changing mat and pram handle clips are included. The eco changing bag fullfills 4 of 11 possible Greenpicks-Sustainability Criteria
Size: 40 cm x 32 cm x 21 cm; Shoulder Strap Length 70 cm
In our blog post about Ragbag we take a look behind the scenes of the Dutch label for fair traded upcycling bags and upcycling accessories.
Head behind Ragbag is Siem Haffmans. The Amsterdam-based eco-designer established in 2005 the brand of fashion bags and accessories, with which he primarily addresses a young, trendy crowd.
Manufactured in different places in India recycled plastic bags, cotton remnants and large Teebags are processed according to the Upcycling concept. In this way, different series of fancy upcycling products emerge that have a significantly higher value than their starting materials. Ragbag stands for upcycling, style, fair trade and environmental awareness – more sustainable is hardly possible.Continue reading Ragbag: Upcycling, Style and Fair Trade→