2009 FINALIST

Karin Maislinger - kontiki

Finalist of the The Korres Best Green Handbag



United States



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Karin Maislinger FINALIST'S PROFILE

What is your bag made out of?
recycled bicycle innertubes

What made you decide to create a "Green Bag"?
kontiki is focused on designing bags and accessories made of recycled materials.

Where are you bags made? Are they made by hand or manufactured?
kontiki bags are handmade in the own small workshop in Vienna/ Austria where the label is based.

Where are bags sold?
Austria, Germany, Italy

What is your design philosophy?
kontiki is an experimental design label playing with structures and surfaces, with materials and utilizations.

See other finalists from the 2009 handbag awards