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Trashy Bags - CLOSED

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Colourful and unique bags

This wonderful store makes the most amazing bags. They also pay their workers very well and you... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Accra, Ghana
Trashy Bags are a gold mine!

We rented an apartment in Osu, so a stop at Trashy Bags was a must. We were impressed with the... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
via mobile
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9 Apr 2017
“Colourful and unique bags”
12 Feb 2017
“Trashy Bags are a gold mine!”
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6th Street | Abelemkpe, Accra, Ghana
+233 30 277 6060
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

This wonderful store makes the most amazing bags. They also pay their workers very well and you know that your money is going to the people doing the hard work. The bags are made from water sachets or old billboards so they are helping keep...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank akwaaba1970
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We rented an apartment in Osu, so a stop at Trashy Bags was a must. We were impressed with the imagination and workmanship put into these awesome bags. They have a huge selection of shopping bags, handbags, computer bags & duffel bags - all made...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank JBillyM
Reviewed 4 November 2016

A very nice shop. Easy to find in an quiet district. The possibilities for choice are amazing. I had some trouble with my credit card, but the problem was soon resolved. It would be nice to see some people working on it.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank 57evelynb
Reviewed 20 October 2016

A non-profit turning trash into cash for women in Ghana. The bags are well designed and sturdy, plus you get bonus points for reusing. Lovely work.

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Lori G
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I love these bags. My son sent me one for Christmas.now that I'm here visiting him in Ghana I've decided to go to the store and choose a bag or two. 😊 The store is clean and crisps, the bags are decoratively displayed. Such a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank ILNYGFHawaii
Reviewed 27 January 2016

This was my first stop on my outing. I was determined to find it. If for no other reason than to see it. What can I say thank God their credit card machine was working that day. I got so many different things. For my...More

Date of experience: January 2016
3  Thank Maureen W
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Using plastic waste, fabric offcuts and other discarded materials, Trashy Bags make some really cool products that give you a chance to give back to the local community and environment with your purchase. I visited the factory showroom in Abelenkpe where I was shown how...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank James G
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Our driver was taking a quieter, shorter route home from the Museum when we came across the Trashy Bag shop. I asked him to stop and popped in for a look. We came away with a hand bag and reusable shopping bag. It was made...More

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank justjans
Reviewed 12 March 2015

Trashy Bags uses recycled plastic from bags, posters, and advertisements to create really fun handbags, backpacks, and laptop bags in vibrant colors and styles. Best of all, they are very affordable - I bought several for myself and as gifts for others. These are high...More

Date of experience: January 2015
4  Thank Wayan V
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