Handwoven Upcycled Cortes - Zipper Bag
Handwoven - Zipper Bag - Guatemala - $10
Bag: 8" W x 6.25" L
This upcycled bag is made from a cortes/skirt, which is worn by Mayan women of Guatemala, usually paired with a huipil (handwoven top). Each huipil displays woven and embroidered designs distinctive to the specific village or area where it was made. Generally speaking cortes and huipiles are hand woven on a back-strap loom in cotton.
This durable bag is a convenient size, great for a wide variety of items such as make-up, phone charger, checkbook, phone, keys, etc.
Because these items are hand-crafted by local artisans using traditional techniques, slight variations may occur. Note that colors may vary according to each display monitor.
Check out our collection of huipiles.