Nahuala Travel Pouch
This darling pouch is perfect for keeping your things straight while you travel near and far. Its soft geometric embroidery and cute pompom embellishment comes from the village of Nahuala, Guatemala. Repurposing discarded fabric from female weavers in Guatemala, your purchase supports our sustainable project to utilize recycled materials. Minimize your fashion footprint!
Our cute pouches come in a variety of sizes to keep you super organized. You won't know how you ever lived without them! This size is ideal for lipstick, phone and passport. Plain back and lined inside. * Each is slightly unique
Every Hiptipico pouch is handmade by Maya artisans which produces one-of-a-kind variations. This makes them uniquely charming and distinct from factory-made accessories.
Give Back: Your purchase provides a dignified job opportunity to female artisans in rural Guatemala, aiding in their quest to escape poverty.
H 5 1/2", W 9 1/2"
Origin: San Andrés Semetabaj
Ethnicity: Maya Kaqchiquel
Zoila grew up the small town of San Andres, just up the mountainside from Panajachel and her husband is originally from a village 6 hours away called Todos Santos. They eventually met in Panajachel when Julian moved to the tourist town to open a traditional handicrafts store with his parents. Now, Zoila and Julian together continue to run the family business in Panajachel, bringing in the unique vibe of Julian’s hometown. The combination of years of professional experience and a trained eye make for an extremely curated shop. The couple have been married for over 20 years and have four beautiful children who also help out at the family store when they are done with their studies.