Brand Profile: Purse for the People
Written by Eco Fashion World -
Friday, 11 December 2015
Purse for the People is focused on manufacturing customized handmade
bags in the USA. They believe in using business as a force for good on
the planet. Their story begins with a desire to see their hometown
flourish and prosper. The founder, Carole Murphy, says Butte, Montana,
the town she grew up in, sometimes reminds her of Detroit with a
designated urban blight area comprised of once opulent and beautiful
historic buildings. The community and its citizens are very determined
to save their colorful history and bring revitalization to the
town. Murphy’s love of beautiful handcrafted items, fashion,
sustainable business, and her hometown were all brought together in a
marriage that gave birth to Purse for the People.
They are currently in phase I and initial launch of their company. In
phase I their bags are sold in several non-customized styles sold on the
website: www.purseforthepeople.com. As they build capital and expand
their market, they will expand into making the bags in the US. (phase
II). In phase II they will offer a "designed by you" feature. Each
customer has the ability to design their own bag online resulting in a
beautiful bag that is truly a creative unique artistic expression of
By creating jobs, focusing on sustainable business practices based in
the USA, they feel Purse by the People products have a positive impact
on both a local and global scale. The most fabulous thing about these
bags is that each one is as unique as it is beautiful.
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Butte, Montana, USA- based
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