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Women's Recycled Aluminum Flap Handbag from Brazil, "Silver Success"

Named "Silver Success," this handsome handbag comes from Neide... more

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Named "Silver Success," this handsome handbag comes from Neide Ambrosio. She recycles soda pop-tops by crocheting them together. The shoulder bag is fully lined and features a wide, comfortable strap. Even the buckle closure is crafted of pop-tops.

  • 0.33 kgs
  • 0.7 lbs
  • Bag: 17 cm H x 21 cm W x 4 cm D
  • Bag: 6.75" H x 8.25" W x 1.6" D
  • Strap: 3 cm H x 115 cm Diam.
  • Strap: 1.2" H x 45" Diam.

  • Aluminum and polyester
  • Closes with a buckle
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Brazil.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Brazil
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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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12/12/2017

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"It is very pretty"

This is a Christmas gift for my grown daughter. I know she will love it. However; the zippers in the bag are not substantial. I think if she zips a few times they will break. Perhaps I just received one that was not the best of workmanship inside the purse. Hope zippers last as I would like to buy her more in the future. She loves purses.

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Daughter
  • Occasion: Christmas

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"You will LOVE it!"

Well made and durable.

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23 Testimonials for Neide Ambrosio

Brian

KRIS

HI ! I RECEIVED YOUR COIN PURSE AND WAS VERY PLEASED! SO WELL MADE,AND AWESOME COLORS. PLEASE DON'T STOP! I WANT TO BUY A PURSE BUT THE BUDGET IS VERY TIGHT. BUT I SIGNED UP FOR YOUR EMAILS. LET ME KNOW THE LATEST. MAYBE YOU COULD DO THE BACKPACKS IN A FIESTA COLOR? LOVE KRISTINA

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