Handwoven in Colombia with love
This beautiful and intrinsic handbags are made by Sandra Aguilar and her family from the Ishipaa Wayuu indigenous people in the remote La Guajira Desert, north of Colombia.
The legend says that the sacred spider taught women the trade of weaving. They continue their connection with their cosmos by weaving the spider web on their handbags.
The love, traditions and time put on this craft makes it a one of a kind piece!
The colours mean nature and each accessory is a little piece representing the vibrant Colombian culture
Your purchases support Sandra’s family independent business to make a decent living while preserving indigenous ancestral techniques.
Work gives a sense of achievement and empowers communities.
Work can break the poverty cycle!
Traditional Wayuu crocheting
Due to the artisan nature of this product, size and shape may vary