DIY Fashion – IKEA Bags Re-Designs
You may have recently seen over on our social channels the hype around the IKEA bag redesigns and customization’s of the original blue bag. Costing the whole of 40p, the blue IKEA bag is instantly recognisable, and on the back of Balenciaga leather bag costing $2,145 (£1,672) a number of Instagramers and bloggers have jumped on the idea to see what they can create from the familiar bright blue IKEA essential. We can safely say there are a few interesting creations in the collection.
Over on Hypebeast they have put together a few of their favourites including mock ups of Yeezy 350s, face masks and caps.
it seemed like the majority of the DIY community wanted to prove something in response — if Balenciaga can charge thousands on an uninspired copy of a bag that costs less than a dollar then crafty creatives can somehow push themselves to try to make other products that are better and more economically attainable.
Check out the full article over at Hypebeast.