Krisztina NAGY / MIMIKRI Design

1985, Budapest

leatherwork designer

She graduated from the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design in 2012 with a degree in Textile Design and Design Management. She launched the brand MIMIKRI in 2017. She is actively involved in the whole process, from design to production, from the selection of the right raw materials to the finishing touches on the products. The brand’s concept is to create original, unique, high quality bags and accessories using old leather garments as ground material. All ofher products are made of recycled leather: industrial leather scraps, as well as vintage trousers, jackets and skirts. Her work is characterised by timeless, plain, geometric shapes, made truly unique by a variety of surface manipulation techniques.

Scrap bags collection of modular bags

Photo: Krisztina Nagy

industrial leather waste

Scrap bags collection of modular bags