This hand woven bags were made by The Wayuu community from the Northern Coast of Colombia. Made with handmade twisted cotton thread and crochet.
The Wayuu community are an indigenous Latin American group inhabiting the visually striking desert of La Guajira peninsula which borders Colombia and Venezuela. The Wayuu are known as the people of the sun, sand and wind. The women of the Wayuu community have been hand weaving these bags for generations. The intricate tribal designs and colors that represent the natural elements make these bags unique, stylish, beautiful and durable!
This Wayuu bag is approximately 14 inches in depth and 36 inches for the strap