Sylvia Calvo BCN

Discover the transformation of a coffee bag!

Sylvia Calvo BCN is a circular and sustainable fashion brand and atelier in Barcelona, Spain. https://www.sylviacalvobcn.com
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Article
Laptop Cover
Model
Maxim
Unique Id
Material
Cotton / Algodón
Colour
Foodwaste based Colors (coffee-grinds & shuffles)
Maxim

Production timeline

1
Textile print design / Diseño de estampado textil.
Textile print design / Diseño de estampado textil.

Raquel is a textile designer who develops projects from fibre to final product.

Raquel Figa - LaTaTe  SL.
2020-12-11T13:39Z
by Raquel Figa - LaTaTe SL.
Barcelona

Screen printing with foodwaste based colors

Applying Circular Economy principles in printing process. Brown colour from Coffee grounds waste, and Green colour from leftover indigo blue and coffee chaffs.

Adri Yahdiyan
2020-12-28T13:09Z
by Adri Yahdiyan
Indonesia
Screen printing with foodwaste based colors
2

3
Loading at origin / Embarcación en origen
Loading at origin / Embarcación en origen
Adri Yahdiyan
2021-01-13T13:10Z
by Adri Yahdiyan
Indonesia

Coffee cargo received / Cargo de café recibido

As we use as fabric the printed bags to ship coffee, the carbon footprint of shipping the printed fabric is neutralised. www.thissideup.coffee

Lennart Clerkx (This Side Up - Coffee Trader)
2021-06-02T12:11Z
by Lennart Clerkx (This Side Up - Coffee Trader)
Amsterdam
Coffee cargo received / Cargo de café recibido
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5
Preparation of cotton empty bags  / Preparación de sacos de algodón vaciados en destino.
Preparation of cotton empty bags / Preparación de sacos de algodón vaciados en destino.

Before we can re-use the coffee bags and give them a new life, we need to wash and prepare them for the new "journey".

Sylvia Calvo
2021-07-15T12:11Z
by Sylvia Calvo
Castelldefels (Barcelona)

Cutting & Sewing / Corte y confección Long Vest Sophie

At Sylvia Calvo BCN local atelier - Traditionally handmade. Quality and unique pieces.

Yolanda Niubó
2021-11-01T11:00Z
by Yolanda Niubó
Castelldefels (Barcelona)
Cutting & Sewing / Corte y confección Long Vest Sophie
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7
Quality Control/Control de calidad

Sylvia & Yolanda
2021-11-01T11:00Z
by Sylvia & Yolanda
Castelldefels (Barcelona)

Adding the QR code

At the end of the process, we add a QR code of Quifactum to our articles. (www.quifactum.com)

Sylvia Calvo
2021-12-07T12:14Z
by Sylvia Calvo
Castelldefels (Barcelona)
Adding the QR code
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Video - The Force of Nature

From waste to Value - Giving a new life, a new journey, to coffee bags.


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