Consciously crafted, the Tiny Bag is one of our favorite ethical leather bags. This accordion style crossbody ethical bag has over 12 pockets and 8 compartments.The handwoven huipil pattern features ancient Mayan textile designs and a soft full grain leather that becomes even more beautiful with wear.
All exterior and interior textiles have been loomed by hand on the backstrap loom by a skilled Artisan in Guatemala. Every one of our ethical purses and ethical handbags feature full grain leather and Guatemalan huipils or other Mayan weavings. Huipil fabric is created through a Mayan weaving process that utilizes a traditional loom. This Guatemalan weaving technique requires great skill and precision. Backstrap weaving is common in many Rural areas of Guatemala.
An Ethical Leather Bag - The Tiny Bag
- Full grain leather
- Handwoven textile exterior
- Many pockets
- Magnet and zipper closures
- Metal Hardware
- Handwoven cotton lining
- Three inner pockets and a zippered section
- Four outside pockets
- One outside pocket with zipper
- 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!
WANT A HANDMADE POM-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!