The bags PNEUMAA are made from RECYCLING and REUSE of used inner tubes of wehicle tires. The tubes are retrived, selected and transformed into new object. The process behind this manufacture follows simple step: 1. I RECOVER wasted inner tubes from tires workshops. 2. I WASH the tubes . 3. I SELECT the good parts. 4. I OBSERVE the shapes, the colors, the textures. 5. The creative process is getting start: I CUT, I SEW with needle and cotton, BY HANDS.
EVERY SINGLE BAG IS COMPLETELY HAND SEWN, NUMBERED, UNIQUE AND UNREPEATABLE.
EVERY SINGLE BAG NEEDS A LOT OF TIME, AND IS MADE WITH PATIENCE AND LOVE.
COMPLETELY WATER PROOF
ZERO ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
URBAN RESIDUE, FRIEND OF NATURE
PNEUMA :/pneu – ma/ IS AN ANCIENT GREEK WORD FOR “BREATH”. IN PHILOSOPHY IT MEANS THE DIVINE “BREATH OF LIFE”, “SPIRIT”, “SOUL” OR “CREATIVE ENERGY”.