https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/style-blog/wp/2015/01/16/like-my-trendy-leather-bag-its-actually-a-repurposed-southwest-airlines-seat/


Like my trendy leather bag? It’s actually a repurposed Southwest Airlines seat

What do you do when you need to get rid of 80,000 airline seats that are weighing down your flying fleet?

Well, if you’re Southwest Airlines — the same commercial carrier that employs hilarious flight attendants who offer complimentary peanuts and pretzels — you do something ultra-unique, if mildly weird, like turning those seats into trendy handbags that have been conditioned by thousands of backsides.