Best Green Handbag
Bags that are made out of sustainable, recycled or organic materials
- Bags can be made from:
• Raw materials: 100% organic cotton, hemp, bamboo
• Recycled materials: fabric, soda bottles, vinyl, etc.
• Sustainable fibers: corn based, cotton, linen, ramie, seaweed, silk, soy, etc.
- All components (e.g. metal zippers, buttons, clasps should be made from
recycled metal or reused pieces
- Handbag should be completely recyclable at the end of its life
- Any dyed fabric should be done with a non-toxic dye that does not use fixing
Winner will receive the chance to collaborate with Timberland to develop a
product for sale in its stores and a feature in the September issue of InStyle