Innovation at it’s finest. Portland based company takes 40 acres of leather of former Southwest Airlines seats and creates leather bags. (Video after link)
Looptworks, the Portland based company, re-uses high end material and makes limited products with it. The line of bags are apart of Southwest Project Luv Seat and can be purchased on their site. The bags are actually fly. They made a Weekender Duffle Bag, a Messenger Bag, and a Bookbag. For more on the story visit the Washington Post.