Wayuu Mochila bag totally hand-crocheted by the Wayuu Indigenous Community from Colombia. This unique bag, also known as Mochila in Colombia represents the amazing work from the Wayuu Indigenous Women who delicately crochet this one of a kind bag. The Wayuu Textiles art composition makes this bag a unique piece! It features a large main compartment that is tied up through the cotton string letting the tassels hanging out. A perfect bag for all occasions. Everyone will be enchanted with the colors and shapes!
Dimensions: Height:30cms. Diameter base:21cms. Straplenght: 49cms.
Materials used: colorful cotton yarn,
Process: the bag is 100% hand-crochet. It can take between 2 and 3 weeks to make this kind of bag!
The Wayuu Indigenous Community belongs to the biggest Indigenous Community in Colombia. They live between the Guajira Peninsula and Venezuela. The main creators of this one of a kind bags are the women from the Wayuu community, taking into account that this unique craftsmanship represents the Colombian culture and tradition and are nowadays one of their most important source of income. The Wayuu crocheted bag is bought directly from the Wayuu women Community in Rioacha and fair traded. These unique bags represent the identity of my beautiful country and when you purchase one of our products, you support and promote our Indigenous Communities and the small Colombian enterprises of arts and crafts.
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