Pre-Sale Medium Funky Huipil with Xela Leather
Pre-Sale with ETA of February 21-25 from Guatemala
Fully handmade by an artisan family in a small workshop in Chichicastenango, Guatemala which ensures good working conditions and a fair wage.
The bag is made from a newly woven Huipil (pronounced wee-peel). A huipil is woven on a backstrap loom, which consists of 5-6 pieces of wood and a strap that goes around the weaver's waist, making her part of the loom.
The leather used in this bag is soft and luxurious and made in Quetzaltenango, nicknamed by locals as Xela. Prounounced "She-lah", Xela leather is considered one of the finest in Guatemala.
Measures: 13” H x 16”L x 5.5" W
The removable shoulder and backpack straps are included for convertible wear three different ways....crossbody, shoulder bag or backpack.
The Interior is lined with Corte with a zipper pocket, two side pockets and a key fob.
There are hidden zipper pockets on the front and back of the bag for all of your personal items.