http://www.bizjournals.com/portland/blog/sbo/2014/07/how-looptworks-is-bringing-new-life-to-43-acres.html


How Looptworks is bringing new life to 43 acres worth of Southwest Airlines seats

A Portland apparel company will re-purpose used leather airplane seat covers into apparel and other products under a new partnership with Southwest Airlines. Looptworks, which turns excess fabrics into clothing and other goods, is one of a handful of partners who will turn some 43 acres of surplus leather seat covers into clothing and other goods.