Artisanal Wool Convertible Bag - 265 Quetzali
* Actual Bag Pictured | One-Of-A-Kind | Full-Grain Leather | Large Size
Our Artisanal Convertible Bag begs to tag along with you each day! The unique tones and traditionals pattern of the woven body come from authentic wool Maya carpets. Momostenango is an area of Guatemala well-known for its impeccable wool artisanal rugs and we partner directly with rural sheep farmers to bring you these carpet bags.
Features: Large Day Bag | Full-Grain Leather | Silver Hardware | Black Zipper | Side Pockets | Removable Backpack and Shoulder Straps | Outer Pocket Inside Zipper Pocket | Inside Storage
Our convertible bags are the perfect size for daily use. Convenient front zipper pocket keeps phone or passport accessible with additional side pockets with snap. Removable straps for a comfortable wear 3 different ways! Embroidered straps sold separately.
Every Hiptipico bag is handmade by Maya artisans which produces one-of-a-kind variations. This makes them uniquely charming and distinct from factory-made accessories. * This bag is crafted with luxury premium leather, carefully treated for a soft impeccably soft finish.
Give Back: Your purchase provides a dignified job opportunity to indigenous artisans in rural Guatemala, aiding in their quest to escape poverty.
H 14", W 20", D 6"
Origin: Momostenango, Totonicapán
Ethnicity: Maya K'iche'
Don Vicente and his family have a quaint home workshop and local storefront in Panajachel. He comes from a family of rural sheep farmers and at a young age, he moved to Pana to start working with artisan goods. Over the years, he and his wife Ofelia have acquired impeccably curated collection of Mayan textiles that they use to elaborate unique designs with unbeatable craftsmanship. They’re passionate about incorporating the authentic Mayan culture into their work and passing these artisan techniques down to their children.