Interview with Steph of Renegades Designs

Shop name: Renegades Designs
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What draws you to using trashion materials?
Pop culture has always been such a fascination for me.
I think that by using pieces of that in my handmade items
keeps it alive. I also feel such a responsibility
to minimize my carbon footprint. The older I get, the
more hippie mentality I get.

What trashion materials do you use?
In my created items I use previously loved dresses for
In my packaging, I use recycled paper for tagging and

Where do you find your Trashion inspirations?
I have always been resourceful. If I didn't have something,
I would just search my closet and mom's closet to find
things to make what I needed. It's always been there for

Do you remember the first thing you made using the

When I was in school I remember making note card sets
and envelopes for friends' birthdays out of magazine

What are your current projects and what is on the

Currently I am intrigued by 30's and 40's romantic style.
I am figuring out how to incorporate that with my style of
pins and jewelry. I'm so obsessed with this style that
I'm thinking of opening a second shop for vintage wedding
items from this era.

Anything else you'd like to add?
Trashion is the greatest Etsy team I have been a part
of. We can't do it all alone, but together we can do
anything we want! Thanks for your support.

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