Whether it be a wedding party, or a simple brunch with friends, this dual purpose piece can be used as a clutch purse, toiletries bag, or to keep passports and cash together inside of a larger bag while traveling. Handwoven on traditional backstrap looms, these lovely works showcase the rich hue of the agricultural fields that surround the community where they’re made, are lined with matching cotton, and include a removable set of handmade merino wool pompoms.
This democratic group of artisan women exclusively work with cotton on traditional backstrap looms. They make a range of products, including bags, pillows, table runners, along with other custom works. The group supports a range of ages and is purely comprised of women from this small community in the Oaxaca valley.
The pompoms are made by hand by our talented partners in the Sierra of Southern Mexico. Their handmade works are made from luxurious merino wool, which they wash, card and spin on a traditional drop spindle. Every set of pompoms is made by hand, per our specifications.
Approximately 23 x 29cm with 21cm long wool pompoms
Pompoms can be worn with the bag or easily removed. They should be washed by hand in cold water and laid flat to dry. No washing machine, no dryer. The bags should be washed by hand in cold water and laid flat to dry. These can be hot ironed, if need be. The bags can also be washed in a machine however they will shrink in size. No dryer, as this will destroy the handmade finishes.
This price is for a single bag with one set of pompoms. Given the nature of handmade, sizes, designs and hues may vary slightly from the featured product image.
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