Zach and Jenny's Profile
GoodJute was originally founded by Jenny LaBudde and Zach Steveson with one product, the Coffee Bag Laptop Case, made from jute coffee bags that she collected from my favorite coffee shop in Colorado Springs. The padded laptop cases are still our bestselling product.
Currently, our coffee bags come from Luna Coffee Roasters in Denver, and our fabrics come primarily from thrift stores. This is important to us, both ecologically and creatively. We feel proud to reuse and repurpose fabrics and materials, and the hunt for new coffee bags and fun prints helps keep us jazzed about our work.
Since we buy so much fabric secondhand, and the coffee bags that we use are always changing, our materials are ever-changing, but that is a big part of what keeps us motivated and excited to make more; always having to come up with newer and…
- Born on July 3
- Joined March 6, 2008