Alissa Anderson's Profile
m i t t e n m a k e r is my line of one-of-a-kind recycled accessories handmade in San Francisco, established in 2000.
My goal is to create unique wearable, usable, and durable objects while using as many recycled materials as possible, because there are already too many products in the world to be using precious resources to create more.
My tennis racquet cover wallets are made from as much recycled material as possible. I addition to tennis covers I also use vintage luggage, old vinyl seats, or industry cast-off vinyl (upholstery scraps, etc). The only vinyl I ever buy brand-new is the clear vinyl I use for ID pockets. Even some of the hardware I use is recycled, like the keyrings on the zip wallets.
My leather products are made from the highest quality leather scraps, rescued from a vintage car upholsterer, that…
- Joined August 17, 2005