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Soda pop-top backpack, "Shiny Red"

byNeide Ambrosio: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (35)
Neide Ambrosio presents a delightful backpack-style purse with chic, modern... more

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Neide Ambrosio presents a delightful backpack-style purse with chic, modern styling. Combining bright red silky threads with gleaming aluminum, she crochets the piece by hand. By recycling pop-tops, she makes a pledge for environmental responsibility.

  • 0.19 kgs
  • 0.4 lbs
  • 23 cm H x 19 cm W x 4 cm D
  • 9" H x 7.5" W x 1.6" D
  • Strap(s): 71 cm L x 2.2 cm W
  • Strap(s): 28" L x 0.9" W

  • Aluminum and polyester
  • Made in Brazil.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Brazilicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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35

Dorothy

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10/24/2021

"Soda pop-top coin purse"

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A very well made coin purse. I purchased this item to go with a bag I previously purchased. Although not an exact match it goes with the handbag.

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  • To be used with handbag

Purchased Item:

Bronze Style, Soda pop-top coin purse

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Janna

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09/17/2021

"Love it"

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This purse goes with anything you wear. And the detail work that was put into it, is amazing and the construction of the overall product impressed all of my friends. I would recommend any of these purses by this artisan.????Im thinking to buy another one for my mom.

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Maura

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09/10/2021

"Love this bag"

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I get so many compliments on this bag. It s unique & functional, love it !

Purchased Item:

Mandala Red, Soda pop-top shoulder bag

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Heidi

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08/01/2021

"Garbage Chic"

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I love this belt. Great conversation starter. People are intrigued by the construction of the belt. Who would have thought bottle tops could make a fashion statement. GREAT GIFT IDEA.

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Cindy

From Sedona, AZ

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05/08/2021

"So many compliments!"

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I love this bag, I get so many compliments and I love that it s up-cycled!

Purchased Item:

Eco Silver, Silver-Tone Recycled Aluminum Soda Pop-Top Bucket Bag

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Dorothy

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11/27/2020

"Soda pop-top handbag"

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I am so impressed with the quality of this handbag. A real eye catcher; elegant and not too large.

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Purchased Item:

Twin Power, Hand Made Recycled Aluminum Soda Pop-Top Handbag

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

After being misdiagnosed with cancer, Neide Ambrosio was given only six months to live. She later found out that she actually had a severe version of TB and which was very dehabilitating. Fortunately, she recovered and continues to create her colorful eco-friendly handbags and accessories.

Neide originally worked alone in collecting soda pop-tops from the beach and selling her work. Today she has other people working with her and, during her first year with Novica, her sales increased almost tenfold.

Neide has other women helping her, some from favela neighborhoods. She has trained them all and they can earn an income while working from home, either crocheting, sewing or doing embroidery.

Neide Ambrosio has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1500 and the most recent for $600.

Neide received the award for the Most Socially Responsible Handbag in a contest located in New York City.

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

This artist is an elder master and continues to actively practice their craft.

Neide has been featured in TV shows and magazines in Brazil and abroad.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

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