Burton’s US OPEN Materials Given New Life as Upcycled Totebags and Zipper Pouches

  Upcycled Gear for “The World’s Greatest Snowboarding Event” The 2017 Burton US OPEN saw the sport be pushed to a new level, including:  Mark McMorris‘ backside triple cork 1620 – a trick he’d never done in competition, Anna Gasser‘s flawless run in Women’s Slopestyle, Shaun White‘s return for his 7th total USO win, and Gramatik + Twiddle filling the concert venues […]

Keystone Resorts Upcycles Old Sledding Tubes into Wallets

In an effort to divert waste from the landfill, Keystone Resorts partnered with Ecologic Designs to create wallets from old sledding hill tubes. When it came time to retire the colorful sledding hill tubes, Keystone Resorts chose to upcycle the tubing material instead of throwing it away. It was our pleasure to create custom wallets […]

Worn Wear Bins Made from Patagonia Waders

Ecologic Designs was pleased to partner again with Patagonia and its environmentally astute Worn Wear program. This program keeps technical gear in action longer through repair and reuse, and recycles garments when they’re beyond repair. In this case, Patagonia upcycled unusable waders in order to make receptacles for worn wear to be collected in store. […]

Patagonia Turns Worn Waders into Waterproof Backpacks

Patagonia has long been a trend setter in the movement towards a more sustainable future. Well known for their Worn Wear program, which takes old Patagonia goods and refurbishes or fixes them, they have worked with Ecologic Designs on a number of projects, the most recent being the upcycling of worn waders into wader backpacks.  […]

Honest Tea Upcycles Event Banners into One-of-a-Kind Lunch Sacks

From successfully working with Honest Tea in the past, we were excited to work together on another project yet again. With a great focus of their mission on sustainably produced product, Honest Tea, provides its customers with not only great tasting beverages, but also sustainably produced beverages and the peace of mind that comes with it.  […]

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Nintendo’s Upcycled Messenger Bag for Employees

 Nintendo came to us at Ecologic Designs, in search of how to responsibly re-use their beautiful vinyl advertisement banners. Ecologic Designs helped Nintendo through the steps of a custom project  and decided upon messenger bags to maximize the potential area for artwork visibility and recognition.  With Nintendo's supplied vinyl -and it's pristine condition- Ecologic Designs sustainably produced 150 custom messenger bags, […]

Alaskan Brewing Co.’s Bar Banners converted to Stylish Totes

In 1986, 28-year-olds Marcy and Geoff Larson reignited that tradition when they opened the Alaskan Brewing Company, the 67th independent brewery in the country and the first brewery in Juneau since Prohibition. – Alaskan Brewery   Alaskan Brewery, known for reflecting many of the same characteristics of beers that were brewed here during the gold rush […]