27 Sep '13, 8pm

[email protected] makes bags and accessories out of decommissioned fire hoses #recycled #accessories #ecofashion

.@HoseWear makes bags and accessories out of decommissioned fire hoses #recycled #accessories #ecofashion

Q&A with HoseWear founder Ivar Arulaid: EFW: Who exactly came up with the idea to use hoses to create accessories and how did this idea come about? IA: The idea to have my own accessories brand had been a dream of mine for quite a while before I started HoseWear. I started experimenting with different upcycled materials about two years ago and the idea to use fire hoses came during a chat with a friend, who is a firefighter. I learned that ironically, fire hoses are often burnt after they are written off, even as the material is still strong enough to take 20 bar pressure. After some asking around, I found a talented designer to work with who really bought into the idea. Fast forward a year and a half and we've now sold our bags and accessories to more than 20 countries. EFW: Which style was your first? IA: The very first style was a bag that looked something like a cross ...

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