Mayan embroidery is a precise textile weaving that is curated by hand on the backstrap loom, originating in Guatemala. This ancient Mayan weaving technique, is highly societal incorporating Mayan weaving designs, symbols and timeless craftsmanship. Marrying the notorious beauty of Mayan embroidery and full grain leather we present our line of exclusive messenger shoulder bags.
Mayan Embroidery Messenger Bag - 6203
- Full grain leather
- Handwoven textile exterior
- Many pockets
- Mangnet and zipper closures
- Metal Hardware
- Handwoven cotton lining
- Three inner pockets and zippered section
- Four outside pockets
- One outside pocket with zip
- Supports Artisans in rural areas of Guatemala
This product supports artisans in rural areas of Guatemala, providing them with work opportunity, skills training, and a fair wage. It further helps to preserve the artisans' traditional heritage and practice of back-strap weaving and textile development. There is no child labor used in the production of this product.
All products feature a unique and one-of-a-kind textile which means you will never find anyone wearing the same bag as you! Plus all products are handmade, giving them an added touch of authenticity!
WANTS A HANDMADE TASSEL?
Help us support a group of talented and courageous single mama’s in our community who provide for their families by designing and developing handmade pompoms. We offer a wide selection of pom-poms and tassels that will give any bag an extra pop! Plus, you’ll be helping to support this locally developed initiative. Check it out under the POM-Tassel section of our website!