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MelRose Denim

Medium: Reworked denim and leather

Description:  Denim fabric reworked art, musical inspirational pictures on denim jackets

MelRose Denim

Medium: Reworked denim and leather

Description:  Denim fabric reworked art, musical inspirational pictures on denim jackets


RUN DMC
Men's Large
$85



Denim Antique Lace Vest
Womans Medium
$60



Antique Aztec wool patch Mountains
Womans Medium
$145



Vans Mirrored
Men's Large
$75


Reworked vintage denim & leather jackets, vests, sweatshirts and other apparel
Reworked art with musical inspirational and pictures on denim jackets

 THE GOONIES
Never Say Die
Men’s L/XL $85
Green Cable Sweater with Functioning
eworked salvaged denim pockets
Womans XS $55

 

 

MelRose Denim specializes in repurposed, reworked, reclaimed jackets and vests as well as handmade leather and denim accessories. MelRose Denim (MRD) has been sprouting since 2017 and continuing to grow. My name is Melanie Rivera and I loved having my own store front that I was able to call mine, however I closed my space right before the pandemic and transitioned to a private studio location.

I am interested in self care, community care and earth care and believe sustainability only exists at the intersection of them all. After countless hours at the bins seeing the abundance of discarded clothing/textiles and hard goods. I decided to look for pieces that aren’t super desirable on their own and try to bring them back to life instead of buying new every time I needed clothing. I started making things for myself and it became something I loved doing for others. This has become a form of art therapy for me in a time of overwhelming commercialism. I like to believe my small contributing of clothes making will become the new normal for others and grow into an earth changing way of life.

Need caption Purple Reworked polka dot MRD
patch Cable sweater
Womans Medium $65


For custom work, purchase, pickup/delivery/shipping,
Contact Melanie at Rmelanie07@gmail.com

Email: rmelanie07@gmail.com

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