The textile of our Lona backpack is brought to life by Wayuu artisans in the La Guajira peninsula in northern Colombia.
This piece is made of cotton canvas, 100% Colombian leather and Osonush Wayuu fabric. By purchasing our product you are supporting Wayuu craftsmanship and empowering women in this ethnic community to develop their skills and have a better standard of living.
This Handmade and sophisticated cotton backpack has a large main compartment with a zip pocket within the cotton inner lining. The main compartment can be tightened using a leather cord and then closed with a a magnet button under the main buckle.
There is one pocket which is closed with a magnet button. The bag has a handle and two leather shoulder straps which are adjustable with a bucket.
Patterns may varied slightly from bag to bag due to each bag being handwoven. H: 34 cm x W: 37cm x D: 14 cm.
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Castellano: Leather Working from CASTELLANO ETHNIC ORIGINS on Vimeo.