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Ashes Mochila Arhuaca

$179.00
Eco-Friendly
 Empowers Workers
 Women/Person of Color Owned
 Toxin-Free
 Gives Back
 Organic/GMO Free
Brand HOPE MADE
SKU 286_MOL12019
Brand’s Story

Ethical bags and home goods 100% sustainable by nature and made by indigenous artisans in Colombia.

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Consider this an investment piece.

The mochila bag Arhuaca is an admired artisan bag made by the Arhuaco people from Colombia. This bag is very practical for everyday use as it is very spacious, durable, and resistant to all types of weather.  It is made from 100% virgin wool and was crafted to last. 

The Arhuaco reservation inhabits the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, a ridge that is located in northern Colombia. This specific bag was crafted in the Cesar region, by a women's co-op whose aim is to keep the tradition alive for generations to come.

These artisanal bags are worn by both men and women and you can wear it across your body or on one shoulder. 

Each mochila is hand-made and takes about 20 days to craft; therefore each bag is completely unique. 

Weavers: Women from an association called Zaku Arumuke which translates weavers of thought. Learn more in our blog

Mochila dimensions:

37 H / 35 W / 25 D / strap drop length 45 / strap width 8 (centimeters)

15 H / 14 W / 10 D / strap drop length 18 / strap width 3 (inches)

Note: Please keep in mind these are handcrafted, artisanal items, and dimensions and tones could vary slightly. Thank you. 

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