Military Supplies Recycled For Fashionable Purpose

Sisters Betsy and Emily Nunez launched a fashionable line of bags and handbags all made of repurposed military materials.

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    Sword & Plough

    Sword & Plough is a fashionable line of bags and handbags all made of repurposed military materials—Army tents, parachutes, and laundry and sleeping bags.
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    The Founders

    Sisters Betsy, 22, and Emily Nunez, 25, began selling their bags through a campaign on the crowd-sourcing site,  “Kickstarter”, and they’ve already raised over 100K (60K in the first three hours).
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    The Messenger Bag

    Offerings of the line include a tote bag, messenger bag, an “urban rucksack,” and an iPad case. The hardware, leather, gold buckles, and other materials, all come from near Emily's home in Colorado Springs.
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    The Tote Bag

    Offerings of the line include a tote bag, messenger bag, an “urban rucksack,” and an iPad case. The hardware, leather, gold buckles, and other materials, all come from near Emily's home in Colorado Springs.
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    The iPhone case

    Prices of Sword & Plough products, including this iPhone case, range from $25 to $289. The bags will eventually be sold through Sword & Plough's own website, but are currently being offered through Kickstarter at below-retail prices.
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    The iPad case

    Prices of Sword & Plough products, including this iPad case, range from $25 to $289. The bags will eventually be sold through Sword & Plough's own website, but are currently being offered through Kickstarter at below-retail prices.
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