SaltSpringTweed

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Ganges, Canada | 588 Sales

SaltSpringTweed

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Ganges, Canada 588 Sales On Etsy since 2006

5 out of 5 stars
(359)

Announcement   We upcycle quality jackets and coats into sturdy,yet stylish bags, & purses. But because all that we make is one of a kind, everything is custom-made when you order.
Each item is individually crafted, based on the functional needs of the bag
and the design elements of the original jacket or coat.
Custom Orders | Give new life to a treasured old jacket by getting us to custom-make a bag or case for you,
or as a way of passing down family history to the next generation.
Where to Find Us | Look for us at the Salt Spring Island market (April-Oct).
Or at Black Sheep Books in Grace Point Square (year round).

Follow us on Facebook & Instagram for updates, deals and offers.

Announcement

Last updated on Apr 10, 2018

We upcycle quality jackets and coats into sturdy,yet stylish bags, & purses. But because all that we make is one of a kind, everything is custom-made when you order.
Each item is individually crafted, based on the functional needs of the bag
and the design elements of the original jacket or coat.
Custom Orders | Give new life to a treasured old jacket by getting us to custom-make a bag or case for you,
or as a way of passing down family history to the next generation.
Where to Find Us | Look for us at the Salt Spring Island market (April-Oct).
Or at Black Sheep Books in Grace Point Square (year round).

Follow us on Facebook & Instagram for updates, deals and offers.

Cheyenne

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Cheyenne

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About

Eco-Friendly & One Of A Kind

For a good many years, I worked for Non-Governmental Organisations in South East Asia, (where I hail) as a craft consultant for development projects. My main job being to look at local materials that were abundant, overlooked or considered waste and turn them into attractive and functional items. Local villagers would craft these products to be sold to resorts, hotels or gifts shops in that region, thus generating income for the village.

Nowadays I live in the wet & wild Pacific West Coast, yet In the same spirit, I am constantly searching for ways to reuse remnants, found items, second-hand garments, used or partly damaged things that I can redesign into unexpected items that will both delight and endure.

Some years ago when we started out little company we were called Rumah Kampung which means Village House in Indonesian & Malaysian, and is a tribute to the many years I spent in the various welcoming homes of villagers throughout South East Asia teaching, learning, laughing, sharing and generally striving to be a better human being.

Today we are known as Salt Spring Tweed to better reflect where are and what we do.

Shop members

  • Cheyenne Goh

    Owner, Maker, Designer

    I cannot draw, paint or play music. So I make things I am constantly searching for ways to reuse remnants, found items, second-hand garments, used or partly damaged things that I can redesign into unexpected items that will both delight and last.

Shop policies

Last updated on May 1, 2016
Welcome to Salt Spring Tweed

We upcycle quality jackets and coats into sturdy,
yet stylish bags, & purses.

But because all that we make is one of a kind,
everything is custom-made when you order.

Just go to our store and pick a bag design you like.
Select the colour and the weave.
We will then send you pictures of those jackets we have on hand,
then you can make your choice. Easy.

Each item is individually crafted, based on the functional needs of the bag
and the design elements of the original jacket or coat.

Accepted payment methods

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Apple Pay
  • Klarna
  • Sofort
  • Ideal
  • Paypal
  • GiftcardAccepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
  • Other Method
Returns and exchanges
For any reason, if you're not satisfied with your purchase please contact me within 7 business days after receiving the item.
I'll refund you the purchase price(minus shipping) if it's sent back unused and in original condition.
Email me if you have questions.
Shipping
I'll have your order to Canada Post the next business day after payment is received.
It usually takes Canada Post about 5-7 working days to get your parcel to you by regular air mail.
Additional policies and FAQs
Wholesale Enquiries

The wholesale discount is 40% off the retail price. With a minimum order of $450 retail.

Shipping cost is at the price I pay Canada Post and there is no handling cost..

Depending on your order it should take between 2 to 4 weeks to complete and ship. It should take even less time if your order is from our available stock in the store.