This one of a kind purse was handwoven by the Kakchiquel mayan women of the Sololá Weavers group. This sturdy purse is machine washable and contains 6 pockets and comes with a free matching coin purse! A portion of all proceeds help to provide a much needed economic boost to a group of women in one of the most depressed regions of Guatemala.
workers producing our Fair Trade purses are paid a fair and reasonable wage for their
This purse was handwoven by the wonderful women of Maya Traditions. Maya Traditions works with more than 100 Maya women in five established groups in rural villages. Predominantly working with women who do backstrap weaving, an ancient traditional art that women can do at home while caring for their families, Maya Traditions brings much needed income to poor regions of Guatemala. In addition, they work with a group of women crochet artisans, footloom weavers, and small family businesses.
Sturdy 100% cotton bag encircled with backstrap loom fabric woven by the Kakchiquel mayan women of the Sololá Weavers group in Guatemala
A practical purse with a pocket for everything
Six outside slot pockets, one inside pocket with zipper
Includes matching backstrap loom coin pouch
2 36 inch long straps
The Sololá Weavers group is comprised of widows and their daughters who came together to earn a living after the violence of the 1980s
Dimensions: Bag is 10 inches by 12 inches