Shop name: Renegades Designs
Shop address: http://www.renegades.etsy.com
Other sites: http://renegadesdesigns.
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
me.When I was in school I remember making note card sets
Do you remember the first thing you made using the
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.