soot - Handmade Recycled Leather Bags and Accessories

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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sootBags is taking a short break


Note from shop owner My shop will be closed for a few weeks

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Last updated on Jun 19, 2017

My shop will be closed for a few weeks


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About sootBags

Sales 246
On Etsy since 2007

I am one maker making one item at a time with my own two hands

Recycling is a very important part of my design philosophy and my life. I'm committed to using no new animal products, so all of the leather and fur I use has lived a previous life as another garment, whether it be a coat, skirt or pair of pants. I enjoy sourcing the materials and deciding which details from the original garment to keep as much as I enjoy actually making each bag. Because each bag is made from recycled materials it's already got a lot of character and is totally unique. All items are handmade solely by me in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Shop members

  • Shelli

    Owner, Designer, Maker, Photographer, Shipper

Shop policies

Last updated on July 18, 2016

Accepted payment methods

Paypal Mastercard Visa American Express Discover Apple Pay Klarna Giftcard
Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
Returns, Repairs and Guarantees
If for any reason you are unhappy with your purchase, please contact me within 7 days of receipt and we will work to resolve. Please note that all return shipping fees will be covered by the Buyer.
I accept payment with Paypal.
All shipping is done through the United States Postal Service. I ship Priority Mail or Standard Post to all U.S. customers (2-8 days delivery) and use First Class Package International service to all international customers. Items will ship within 3 days of payment.
Additional policies and FAQs
In keeping with my commitment to recycle and reuse, I'm further reducing consumption by reusing and repurposing packing and shipping materials. All packing materials will be clean and effective.