ITEM#: 14282802This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
This tote bag from Guatemala's Yama Aj Chixot Artisan Group is fresh in green. Weaving on the bag on a traditional pedal loom, the open-top bag has a green cotton lining and an interior zipper pocket.
- Color options: Green
- Style: Tote
- Construction: 100-percent cotton
- Exterior: Floral
- Entry: Open-top
- Lining: Solid green cotton
- Interior: One
- Bag: 14 inches long x 16 inches wide
- Drop length: 8.5 inches
Story Behind the Art:
Yama Aj Chixot Artisan Group unites women artisans from San Juan Comalapa in Guatemala. 'In order to become successful, it is very important to be able to help one another. We are Kaqchiquel Maya women in search of our own social and economic empowerment, so that we may break the cycle of poverty. Together, we sow seeds for our children to reap,' says Mirian Otzin, who heads the group.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
|Dimensions||Bag: 14 inches long x 16 inches wide; Handles: 22 inches long x 1.2 inches wide; Drop length: 8.5 inches|
|Materials||Cotton with cotton lining|