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Lisa Katayama spotted this cool shoulder bag made from an old airplane life jacket. Unfortunately, no, it doesn’t work as a life vest anymore.

[via Boing Boing]

Sean Michael Ragan

Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and makezine.com. My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c’t – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.


  • Patrickiv

    Can’t people make anything besides messenger bags?

  • ethicalcannibal.livejournal.com

    I thought it was a cool idea until the 129 euro price tag. However, I like the idea of making my own.

    • rahere

      …if you recycle your old messenger bag by placing it neatly rolled up in the holder under the seat ;)

      • cranky_EE

        also, i believe it is a felony to remove safety equipment from an airliner…

        don’t even try it.