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Rimagined’s New Arrivals!
20Sep

Rimagined’s New Arrivals!

At Rimagined, we love change and we love letting our creative juices flow and we indulge them to come up with some brilliant design innovations in the realm…

Sustainable Corporate Gifting Ideas!
22Aug

Sustainable Corporate Gifting Ideas!

With the Holiday Season barreling towards us in full speed, it is time to wow your important clients and customers with sustainable corporate gifts to show them how…

Sustainability is Self-Reliance is Freedom!
14Aug

Sustainability is Self-Reliance is Freedom!

With our Nation’s 77th Independence Day dawning upon us, it is important to look back upon our journey as a country united in values and take forward these…

Rimagined’s Luggage Bags – All Travel Essentials!
08Aug

Rimagined’s Luggage Bags – All Travel Essentials!

With the pandemic being just a glitch in the rearview mirror with most, if not all travel restrictions being lifted worldwide, the travel and tourism industry is finally…

To Travel Is To Live!
01Aug

To Travel Is To Live!

As a traveller, you can be part of the solution, instead of the problem. As tourism worldwide recovers from the pandemic, we have been presented with an unprecedented…

What, When, Why, Wallets… and Pouches!
24Jul

What, When, Why, Wallets… and Pouches!

What do we do when we want to carry all our essential belongings, but do not want to lug around a massive bag? Elementary, my dear Watson, well…

Change is a Good thing, Unless it is the CLIMATE
18Jul

Change is a Good thing, Unless it is the CLIMATE

Throughout history, we, humans as a species have often faced looming threats to our very existence on our planet such as Famine, World Wars, and Natural Calamities but…

UnUsUal FAQs – Rimagined Edition!
26Jun

UnUsUal FAQs – Rimagined Edition!

 As a relatively new concept in the world of mainstream consumerism, we frequently are battling some pretty heavy questions, most to bring about awareness about upcycling, our processes…

All that glitters is not Gold, All that is Green is not Sustainable!
19Jun

All that glitters is not Gold, All that is Green is not Sustainable!

  Oscar Wilde once said that Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery that mediocrity can pay to greatness. This may hold true for works of literature and…

Think Global, Act Local
27May

Think Global, Act Local

 Sustainability is the hub word now. Everyone knows and everyone is talking about it. Sustainability and sustainable practices are becoming common interests, it is no longer a niche.…

Bye-Bye Boring Bags, Say Helloo to the new Stylish Sustainable Laptop bags!
19May

Bye-Bye Boring Bags, Say Helloo to the new Stylish Sustainable Laptop bags!

It is Monday morning, you are fully prepared to take the week, head on with full steam, getting ready to head to the office, you even picked and…

Upcycling vs Recycling
11May

Upcycling vs Recycling

What is Sustainability? How does one live a sustainable life? How did this natural way of existing turn into such a frenzy fad? What is the difference between…

23 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2023.
25Apr

23 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2023.

What do we all have in common, most definitely, without refute?  The EARTH, of course. We obviously wouldn’t be here if not for our beautiful planet Earth. As…

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure!
23Apr

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure!

Donation is the oldest form of Recycling, in the essence of the term. If you think about it, our ancestors have tried and tested this form of recycling…

Sustainable Fashion is the way forward, say No to Fast Fashion
13Apr

Sustainable Fashion is the way forward, say No to Fast Fashion

Clothes Maketh the Man. A proverb is as old as human civilization. Clothing has always held an integral role in our society. However, with recent developments in technology…

What to Pack in a Tote Bag
04Apr

What to Pack in a Tote Bag

The Art of Packing, if we can call it that, is honed after many attempts of packing, unpacking and re-packing, a skill that is perfected after multiple trial…

“Khesh” Weaving – Proof that Upcycling has been around, longer than you thought.
22Mar

“Khesh” Weaving – Proof that Upcycling has been around, longer than you thought.

What comes to mind when we hear the word “Durrie”? The image that props into our minds is probably a flat rug, usually hand-woven. If we recall from…

What is Our (Re)Purpose in Life?
08Mar

What is Our (Re)Purpose in Life?

What is Repurposing?  Repurposing, that is “to Re-Purpose” means the use of something for a purpose different than its original, intended use. Repurposing an object may be done…

SLING BAGS! Everything you need to know and more!
16Feb

SLING BAGS! Everything you need to know and more!

Sling bags have been around forever. They are the most versatile accessory you could have in your closet and their utility is unmatched compared to any other kind…

Best Valentine Gifting Ideas for 2023
07Feb

Best Valentine Gifting Ideas for 2023

What do Relationships and Sustainability have in common?  Both are centered around Care, Trust, and Forethought.  We aim to foster these values in our relationships so that they…

Sustainable Gifting Guide from Rimagined for this Christmas and New Year
08Dec

Sustainable Gifting Guide from Rimagined for this Christmas and New Year

The countdown to the very merry season has begun and we, like you, just cannot keep calm! It is the official arrival of the Secret Santa gifts-giving season…

The Truth about your Favourite Denims
04Dec

The Truth about your Favourite Denims

Denims are a fashion staple adorned whether you’re eight or eighty; basically anyone. Be it a denim jacket or a pair of skinny jeans, it is one piece…

What is Vegan Leather?
26Nov

What is Vegan Leather?

With the world shifting towards more and more sustainable choices and conscious consumption, you may have come across many buzzwords. One such is going ‘Vegan’. Now, what exactly…

What is Fabric Upcycling and All About It
17Oct

What is Fabric Upcycling and All About It

Have you ever wondered what happens after your favourite brand of T-shirt or kurta is manufactured? What is done to all the fabric leftovers? Have you pondered what…

9 Rimagined Colours for Navratri This Year

The revered festival of nine days is here and we, like you, just can’t keep calm! The festivities are going to be in full swing and we’re sure…

Raksha Bandhan Gift Ideas – Buy What She’ll Love
03Aug

Raksha Bandhan Gift Ideas – Buy What She’ll Love

Instead of browsing through thousands of products belonging to different categories, why not firstly finalize the category and then look for the right gift in the right section?…

How to recycle and reuse your trash for cleaner environment ? –  Andrea Lozoya
30Oct

How to recycle and reuse your trash for cleaner environment ? – Andrea Lozoya

Read this informative blog by Andrea Lozoya to get started on your personal sustainable journey https://porch.com/advice/recycle-reuse-trash-cleaner-environment

Future of Home Decor
23Sep

Future of Home Decor

Home decor is a very unique expression of a person’s personality. Sometimes it is about collecting curios from your travel sojourns and at other times, it is creating…

Brand Impact through Gifting
05Sep

Brand Impact through Gifting

‘Gift’ is a unique four letter word that carries with it a potential to please just about anyone. Now, especially if it is from your employer, it is…

Imperfect Sustainability – With Millie Clover and Sophie Dorothe
01Sep

Imperfect Sustainability – With Millie Clover and Sophie Dorothe

PLASTIC: Unwrapped – Milly Clover and Sophie Dorothe Lieke 18 months ago we began our journey with PLASTIC: Unwrapped, a partnership seeking solutions to plastic pollution. Our inspiration…

Imperfect Sustainability – With Arati Monappa
23Aug

Imperfect Sustainability – With Arati Monappa

Arati Monappa – a designer with a rich experience of almost 3 decades. All through the years, she has focussed on natural, eco-friendly creations while working with artisans,…

Awareness on Upcycling in India. Need of the hour
21Jul

Awareness on Upcycling in India. Need of the hour

With rapid urbanization and fast consumerism attributed to the use & throw attitude, a massive waste management challenge is emerging in our country.  According to the Down to…