Erin Salko - Pointe Reimagined

Finalist of the The Harrian Best Student Made Handbag

United States

2019 Finalist Erin Salko Pointe Reimagined


School of Attendance
Parsons School of Design/ College/ 66 5th Avenue, New York, NY, 10011, United States/ A design school with a large focus in fashion

What is your major?
Fashion Design

What inspires you? Are there Instagram accounts you follow for inspiration?
Ballet/ Oscar De La Renta/ Alexander Mc Queen/ Marc Jacobs/ Flowers/ Zero Waste Daniel

Are your bags already in production? Where are they manufactured and how many have you sold to date?
My bags are not in production. I hand make them out of old pointe shoes that would typically be thrown away. I am in the process of getting them out there and selling them.

What kind of technology do you use to create your bag?
Sewing machine

Bag Description
Pointe Reimagined, "Jennifer" Style, clutch, recycled pointe shoes, $650.

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