Sept 8 2012- EX INNOCENTI- MILANO LAMBRATE
Mamamilk bags are the result of the most extraordinary cooperation project.
They are made with woven recicled milk bags and leather details.
The milk bags are gathered by groups of children and the weaving done by women weavers association in Addis.
Many are the independent associations of weavers in Addis. Manual handloom is part of the country's cultural heritage and it is still widely practiced by men and women.
Weavers at Bethlehem have had to experiment quite some time with weft and warp before they could obtain a straight pannel from the hand cut strips of used milk contaners
Fitsum, in his artisan workshop, is discussing details of New Shopper model with handbagbag producer Mr Sato, who came from Japan to assist and check production.
MAMAMILK Collection new models for sale at SEIBU Dept. Store in Tokyo within a special event dedicated to fashion-for-development. April 2013.
Interior of the exclusive Salem boutique in Addis