The wrap scraps will shortly be on their way!
A piece of the same Woven Wings wrap is flying to 36 makers all over the world, being expertly turned into:
- keepsakes and home décor
You can watch their progress with their tag: #thewrapscrapcontest. And when they’re done, everything will come to London and will be on display at The Wrap Show so attendees can vote on their favourite creation! Not only that, but Helen from Mummy’s Gin Fund and Sarah and Christina from Woven Wings will judge judge each entry and pick a winner from each category for a cash prize.
We’re excited to highlight the long life of a woven wrap and the skills in the community to turn memories into something even longer lasting.
Stay up to date!
Follow the competition on #thewrapscrapcontest
Each item will be judged on:
Design Innovation – have we seen this design before? Is there something new and inspired in the item? Is the fabric used in a unique way? Or is there innovation in colour or shape?
Fitness for Purpose – is the item useable? Would someone want to use it?
Construction of Item – is the item going to last? Is it held together permanently? Does it hold its shape?
Workmanship – is the item a quality item? Are the seams straight and patterns matched? Are the lines straight where they need to be straight?
Artistic Interpretation – how well is the piece of Woven Wings fabric used?
Choice and Execution of Techniques – does it show unique skills? Do the skills used fit the item? Is it all within scale? Is there a design reason for the technique used?
Presentation – is the item neat and tidy? Are there hanging threads or errant glue lines? Would you want a customer picking this up as a final product?
Visual Impact – when you first see the item, do you say wow? Be it in colour, shape, design, use of materials, this is where we know if it stands out from a crowd
Fulfils Category Brief – is it a bag, accessory, keepsake/home décor, conversion, or clothing item?
But who is participating? These are the list of makers. Keep an eye out on their social media to see what they put together!
2Lambie curates gorgeous material from different artisans around the world and with a select team of artisans brings beautifully designed functional products to their customers. We specialize in small collections and one of a kind pieces, working with our customer to endure every detail bringing their vision of the perfect baby carrier, hand bag etc to life. We expanded our offerings to include products for children and parents who wish to continue to enjoy their sentimental wraps beyond babywearing as keepsakes and momentos – handbags, lovies, dragon wings, blankets, neck wear are just a few of the items we offer. 2Lambie is a mom owned and run business that supports artisans internationally and provides supplemental income to a team of over 20 families across the US.
the swiss label “abstraktina” offers one-of-a-kind exquisite handbags and stabile custom wallets (with lots of options, e.g. leather, vegan leather, optional extras as shoulderstrap, picture frame etc plus various flap styles and locks). a a small selection of accessories completes tina’s portfolio.
Making bags and accessories with woven scraps is a perfect fuse of my passions – sewing and babywearing. When our Little Chicken goes to sleep, Mama Goose gets to create. Every scrap is different which very often defines the design. I love that element of surprise which makes each piece unique. I love what I do and I love to share that with the World.
Chaque sacs et chaque accessoires sont confectionnés un à un dans notre atelier. Des modèles uniques qui vous ressemblent.
Du cuir, du simili cuir, du liège, des tissus et des scraps d’écharpes.
Unique, chic et rock’n’roll
I make wrap scrap handbags, totes, purses, and accessories using babywearing wrap scraps.
Babywearing years are simply too short, aren’t they? This is why I’ve started sewing pictures which will remind you of all the precious and wonderful moments you’ve had with your baby being wrapped! Made out of wrap scraps, hand sewn and showing a moment which will stay forever – a moment you cannot only see but feel – because it’s made out of the fabric we all love! ️
Chickadee and Hen creates wrap scrap plush animals and loveys for your little ones to snuggle. We take your sentimental wrap scraps and turn them into adorable creations that will last for years to come!
Since moving to rural Portugal after 35 years as an upholsterer,Cosmos Bags has enabled me to continue with my passion for sewing. I use vintage & recycled remnants and offcuts to produce an affordable and practical bag ..each one different .
I’m an Italian artist. I love babywearing and I transform wrap scrap into “goodnight elves and fairies” and mermaid dolls based on my original projects. I’m a pedagogist. I have two beautiful daughters. I believe I can help children to get asleep with a soft friend dressed with their most loved wrap.
Dagger & Thorn is a tiny little business based in Ireland. Aoife is a passionate babywearer, bag maker and mother to 3 boys. She specializes in wrap scrap bags as well as all-leather bags with woven leather detailing.
Dino & Duck is one work at home mama to 3 young boys who creates cheery and bright children’s clothing as well as a variety of bags and purses all made to order. We also proudly make cherished memory items including birth weight bears.
Born out of the love for sewing and baby wearing, EmmyRoo Handmade creates beautiful clothing and accessories out of wrap scraps, for babies, toddlers and mums.
I love collecting scrap and doing little makes
I’m sewing many accessories. Wallet, pouch, key ring. For baby too.
Started just as mom WHO kept a scrap from her wedding wrap. And I was curious what am I able to make from it. So on my Facebook page you cant find from toys, jewelry to shoes, small clothes, purses and even coats.
I make children’s accessories and clothing, babywearing accessories and wrap scrap creations. I take commissions and custom orders too!
Currently not in business, but used to make wrap conversions. Now changing on to something new. Bags & clothing!
« A bag has a soul when it is created with passion. » « I take care of the design and the confection, and you make them live! » « Each bag is unique as the person wearing it. »
We produce carriers for almost 10 years and are located in Berlin. We make wrap conversion like onbuhimos, halfbuckle or fullbuckle carrier also rings slings. We work with limited collections and also have a standard collection. We produce all carriers in Berlin, Germany.
I’ve wrapped my 4 year old since she was tiny, its become part of who I am; I am also ex-museum curator who loves textiles and vintage footstools and chairs. In repairing wraps for many friends I realised I’m not alone in wanting keep these special lengths of cloth in my life. I am trained in traditional upholstery and want to create individual, usable pieces of furniture that honour our baby wearing days and become heirlooms for our children.
Maybe Mabel specialises in creating unique recycled leather handbags, toiletry storage, laptop cases and accessories. Each product is designed and handcrafted by Lauren Holloway in her studio in Bristol.
I’m a mama handmaker,the idea born for the infinite love for babywearing and wraps. I have my personal page on Facebook and Instagram. I create some type of bags,many kind of accessories for mums and babies, ring and pouch conversions.
I will be very excited to create something (think on a bag) for you.
We provide high-quality wrap conversions, custom made carriers and ring slings at prices that offer fantastic value and real comfort for you and your child. We offer several styles of soft structured carriers, all made from supportive fabrics available in sizes ranging from infant to pre-school. We pride ourselves on a personal service and attention to detail, with all products made by us here in the UK.
I’m a martial mum who love sewing bags. Then when I’m not in gym or with my family, go hurry in the sewing machine, take all wrap scrap i have and go create! What? Sometimes I don’t know, then leave free my fantasy. Every patterns in fact, are create by my own, nothing bought first. I hope are not much bad!
I make keepsakes to remember this special part of our parenting journey. I make wrap scrap filled screen prints of various carrying positions.
I have been working in the custom sewing business for 10 years, transitioning from baby carriers to bags. I feel privileged to be able to continue working in the field I love while fostering a creative community in my hometown that will help people get back in touch with their textiles. I hope to use my line of bags teach the textile arts through small batch production.
I am a bag maker but i love to work and play with scraps, so lets surprise you 🙂
“Mainile Mamei” ( Mother’s Hands) is not just a store, it is a soul put on a tray!
It is a mother, family, a whole generation, reflection, in that the handmade had a very special place!
Handmade love was a gift for me, since I was a child, from my mother, who loves knitting, my grandmother great at crochet and my sweet honey soul, great- grandmother, who soft embroidered, singing slow, in the summer, on her’s simply but full of love and warmth little house porch, on a milky fabric!
I make wrap scrap bags using many different scraps and have been making bags since 2009. I sell entirely through my Facebook page using word of mouth and I love making custom bags for customers all over the world! I have several different types of bags and 1/2 of my bags are self-designed patterns.
Fashion accessories for babies and adults .Made in France. One -of-a -Kind items and small series.
Beautiful and practical handmade baby wearing keepsakes using woven wrap scraps by mums for mums.
Exclusive (leather) bags, wrap scrap barefoot sandals, custom wrap conversions and other wrap scrap items.
SewnUK, based in Kent, create beautiful flowers made to last from a variety of manmade and natural materials. Their latest range introduces the use of single use plastic to create ‘Rubbish to Roses’ and even provide a video tutorial on how you can make them yourself. Handmade for any occasion these can be ordered and customised for weddings, anniversaries, birthdays or simply for the home. A great accessory and keepsake for all.
I always loved vintage, specially kisslock purses, bronze accessories, everything that reminds me of another age. After my baby’s birth I discovered the woven wraps as raw material. I totally fell in love with them, I tried to spell every little piece. This was almost 4 years ago, and I still believe in Fairytales, I live them every day.