Design with a (re)Purpose
LoHi Bags was established in 2009 in the Lower Highlands neighborhood of Denver, a diverse urban community, right near downtown. Products are made with as much upcycled or repurposed material as possible. This includes leather jackets, belts, upholstery scraps, vintage zippers, belt buckles, etc. We're a big fan of sourcing materials from local thrift shops that support social good, such as Arc and Goodwill. The leather we use is stylish and weathered with a few blemishes here or there, but that is the beauty of it. Each bag has a history.
The aesthetic is very simple and functional design, mixing neutral fabric with little pops of color, like a bright green zipper, colorful lining or hot pink stripe. The bags are made one-by-one without the use of patterns, so the design and construction process is pretty…
- Born on March 25
- Joined November 11, 2009