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Full Leather Laptop Case
Full Leather Laptop Case
Full Leather Laptop Case
Full Leather Laptop Case

Full Leather Laptop Case

$148.00

Product Details:

Actual Laptop Case Pictured with Top-Grain Leather

Carry your laptop computer in style with this handmade envelope-style carrying case featuring a colorful embroidered design from the Maya village of Chichicastenango, Guatemala. The unique design is constructed with leather in a small home workshop and includes a soft leather band for secure closure.  

    Features:

    Lightly padded. Zipper closure. Two interior open pockets. 

    One-of-a-kind:

    No two cases are the same! Hiptipico prides itself on uniqueness and authenticity. Every Hiptipico product is 100% handmade and has the human touch of the weaver and maker in each stitch. This makes our products uniquely charming and distinct from factory-made accessories. No two are exactly the same and imperfections are to be expected and appreciated. 

    More about the leather:

    Hiptipico bags are crafted using sustainable leather. We are conscious to source from leather providers that have sustainable practices and view leather as a byproduct of the meat industry. This prevents future waste and utilizes all parts of the animal. 

    Top-grain leather is sanded down and imprinted with an artificial grain to give a perfectly uniform stain. Our sustainable leather cases are uniform color, soft, slouchy, and extremely lightweight. 

    Hiptipico leather cases are crafted and designed by local artisans in small home workshops. These artisanal workshops are indigenous-owned and purchasing items with these vendors supports a small local business, motivates local entrepreneurial spirits, and stimulates the local economy.

    Community Impact: 

    This bag is part of our Zero Waste Collection, which features textiltreasures from indigenous villages all around Guatemala, a country world-famous for its intricate textiles and hand-embroidery. This collection is all about art appreciation and revival! When purchasing huipiles for crafting our artisanal bags, we make it our priority to select only textiles that could no longer be worn to truly give them a second life.

    Dimensions

    Fits a standard 13" - 15'' laptop computer.

    ORIGIN: MOMOSTENANGO, TOTONICAPÁN
    ETHNICITY: MAYA K’ICHÉ’

    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 his own business producing a more extensive line of artisan goods using high quality materials and genuine leather. Over the years, he and his wife Ofelia have designed and perfectly curated a collection with unbeatable craftsmanship. They are a passionate family dedicated to incorporating the authentic indigenous culture into their work and passing these artisanal techniques down to their children. Now his son is the manager of their storefront and their daughters help with client relations which includes collaborating with us! We love being able to work alongside the next generation and create beautiful designs in teamwork with Don Vicente and his family!