This one of a kind handmade purse was handwoven by the Tz’utujil women, members of the San Juan Weavers Group. This sturdy purse is made with 100% high quality cotton and is lined with two inside pockets! 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.
Incredibly sturdy bag of backstrap loom textile woven by Tz’utujil women, members of the San Juan Weavers Group
3" wide, 16" long comfortable strap can be worn across the chest or on the shoulder
Textured 100% cotton high quality thread that softens with each washing
Cotton lining with two inside pockets, one with a zipper and one open
Machine washable in cold water on the gentle cycle, air dry
Size: 11 inches by 17 inches