Real coated newspaper bags
Brands Zigi Bags and 3 wind knots founder Sigita Truksane, she is acting, not dreaming in business and private life.
Sigita: "Everything depends only on us, we are creating our life, career and hobbies. It is our personal choice. Better to act than to regret about a missed opportunity. If we know what we want, everything is possible. Hard work and determination it is the key to success. "
Idea and Inspiration
Sustainability, upcycling and no waste lifestyle is Zigi Bags priority. Handbags are made from real newspapers and magazines, that are coated with protective layers. Coating makes them strong, water proof and resistant.
Travelling is Sigita’s passion, when she travels for work or fun she always brings home fashion magazines or newspapers that reminds experience and adventures during the trip. The collection of paper memories inspired her create bags that express attitude, life position and personality.
Do you know how many newspapers are sold daily? 56 millions.
Only 30% of them are recycled.
Our solution is upcycling - effective usage of old unnecessary newspapers and magazines creating from them handbags and interior design items.
We have 2 product lines:
BASIC is upcycled bags made from old newspapers and magazines.
EXCLUSIVE is personalized, made from customers newspapers and starving artist handpainted.
We support starving artists and artists from unprotected groups (disable, mentally ill people or people with low incomes) who are painting products; we are paying fair reward for their work, popularizing them and organizing planers and exhibitions.
We are involving in product production process socially unprotected people groups. We take part in disabled and mentally ill people camps, organizing camps or master classes.
All items are handmade in our workshop in Riga.
Contacts and Shipping Information
3wk upcycled Ltd,
Designed in NYC, USA
Made in Italy
firstname.lastname@example.org, whatsupp +1 917 6793100 (US), +371 29497786 (LV),
Dispatch time: 1-7days. Delivery time: 2-7 working days;