Rags 2 Riches

This website Rags2Riches are teaming up with the impoverished people of Philippines’ and getting some of the countries fashion designers (Rajo Laurel is the first one so far) to help improve the area’s standard of living.

The whole site offers designer accessories based entirely on recycled materials.

At the moment they can only be purchased in Manilla’s high end stores however they are expecting to hit New York, San Francisco, Tokyo as well as certain cities in Europe and Australia really soon.

Also keep an eye on the official site too as it’s expected to open its doors for online retail.