Repurposed. Recycled. Reloved.

ONE-OF-A-KIND artistic bags from previously loved leather items, reducing our footprint and supporting our mission to be a little bit better every day.

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Ancestry project

Memories Reimagined.

This is our custom upcycling service where we repurpose a leather item with strong sentimental value.

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ready made bags

Rescued and Reloved.

Artisan-made bags created from pre-owned leather items.
Each is made with an original pattern and a unique design.

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Recreating Beauty and Making a Difference!

Nearly Six Hundred

The number of leather items that got a second life at my workshop in 2022.

I believe stories and memories live in worn leather goods and should be carried into the future, on the shoulder, or in the hand, of everyone.

Re-purposing leather goods speak to my grassroots desire for recycling. It is important for me to have a small footprint on this planet.

What are my customers saying...

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Rosemary

Oh my goodness they are both wonderful!!!! The large one is so Riley. I hope I can wait to give to her. I was showing Brad and he told me to keep the small one. Did not think of that but great idea. I can use at the horse shows! So beautiful!

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C.J.

Amazing craftwork, beautiful detail & leather is so soft. Looking forward to my new addiction.

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Susan

Betsy! Beautiful! Just beatiful. Larger than I imaged, and I'll have no problem filling it and strutting around. A major part of my Christmas shopping is now complete. Pictures to follow. Thank you so much.

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Ancestry Project Stories

THE STORY...A beloved hide.

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THE STORY...Cowgirl Boots

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THE STORY...Dad's Favorite

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THE STORY...LOVE jacket & gloves

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