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KARKT Bags are Upcycled, ​Handcrafted and Functional.

Made in New Zealand 

Unique Designs and Highest Quality to Last

Messenger Bags, Sports Bags and more made from recycled truck curtains
& inner tubes
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Working together with Seat Smart - Recycling child car seats!

April 02, 2015

Did you know your expired child car seat is 92 %recyclable? We are so glad to be collaborating with Seat Smart in recycling part of child car seats. The seat belt get reused in our funky recycled bags. Shop for your unique recycled bag. Spread the word and minimise car seats being sent to landfill, never breaking down.  Seat Smart is in Auckland!!!   They have a two month SeatSmart pilot starting from 1st April with four drop off locations. You are able to drop off any brand of expired, damaged or unwanted car seat for dismantling and recycling locally instead of sending it to landfill! They are doing great stuff by working alongside the Corrections Department in the dismantling of... Continue Reading →

KARKT loves WOMAD, and WOMAD loved KARKT

March 29, 2015

We survived our first WOMAD in fine form and they loved us. Tucked away nicely with our funky recycled bags (check them out here) in the chilled sustainable eco area. Yoga classes, freely available water, queue-free toilets and shade under Ginko trees! What more could one ask from a summer festival?  We even chatted with Sinaed O'Connor at the coffee cart! Super overwhelmed at our positive reception, people loving our high quality, locally made recycled bags. Thank you.......see you next year.  WOMAD loved us, and we loved WOMAD! But left us a bit bare! Sign up for our newsletter below to receive first news of our NEW STOCK arriving online soon! Can't wait? To see what funky bags are on offer... Continue Reading →