Handmade tote bag, one of a kind, unique, fair trade, made with upcycled Guatemalan fabric made on a foot loom, ethnic, boho, cultural treasures. Keeping tradition alive, perfect gift idea. Christmas gifts, birthday gifts

Guatemalan handmade tote bag with upcycled 'corte' in red

Regular price $57.00 Sale

Perfect tote bag for every day wear, each is unique and has been made of upcycled 'cortes' (Guatemalas women's traditional skirt) carefully handwoven on a foot loom, a traditional technique to create unique patterns and designs. Once this skirt was part of the story of a beautiful indigenous women and now has been converted to an amazing tote bag with leather shoulder straps. 
Handcrafted in Guatemala by Precious Hands group of talented artisans that work from home, get paid fair wages and are thriving in their communities as they get the opportunity to expand to international markets.
FEATURES:
  • Handmade in Guatemala.
  • One-of-a-kind.
  • Made out of handwoven upcycled corte, made using the traditional technique of foot loom.  
  • Corte interior lining.
  • Inside pocket with zip closure. 
  • Two magnetic top closures.
  • Brown leather shoulder straps.
  • Red.
DIMENSIONS:
  • Width 13 inches 
  • Height 13 1/4  inches
  • Depth  6 inches
  • Shoulder straps 13 inches drop

 *Contact us if you are interested to see other one of a kind options that are still not on our website. Each one is unique, so they will look similar but wont be exactly the same. 

 *Colors may vary depending on your screen settings.

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MEET THE ARTISTS

Irma and Alfredo, founders of Precious hands, handmade high quality products made in Guatemala, artisan made, fair trade, ethically made, slow fashion, fashion revolution, handmade handbags, handmade cosmetic bags, makeup bags, up-cycled and recycled fabricsWe believe in our people and their talents, but they need to be paid fairly and treated with dignity, we are here to make a difference. Learn more

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When you buy a beautiful handmade WOLA product you are directly enriching the life of many in Guatemala. Learn more