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Mavis Large Handmade Punch-needle Wayuu Mochila Bag

Mavis Large Handmade Punch-needle Wayuu Mochila Bag

Regular price $110.00 USD
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Introducing our exquisite Wayuu Shoulder Bag, masterfully crafted through the traditional punch needle technique, revered for its durability and intricate design work. This bag is not just a fashion statement but also a showcase of cultural artistry, each stitch telling a story of the Wayuu heritage.

With a versatile diameter ranging from 9 to 13 inches and an equally accommodating depth, this bag is designed to carry your essentials in style without compromising on space. The spacious interior is fully lined, ensuring that your belongings are nestled safely within a soft, protective layer.

The straps stand as a testament to the skillful weaving techniques of the Wayuu artisans, stretching between 32 to 40 inches to offer comfort and resilience. Made from high-quality acrylic threads, the straps boast a combination of strength and flexibility, ensuring they rest easily on your shoulder and withstand the test of time.

Adorned with vibrant, geometric patterns, each bag is a unique piece of art, reflecting the rich tapestry of Wayuu culture. The punch needle method lends a textured, dimensional quality to the design, making each bag a tactile delight.

Beyond its beauty and functionality, this Wayuu Shoulder Bag carries a deeper significance. With every $50 spent, you contribute to the nourishment and well-being of 5 Wayuu children. This initiative is part of our collaboration with the Wayuu Taya program, dedicated to improving the lives of the Wayuu community.

Invest in a piece that transcends mere aesthetics, knowing that your choice supports not only the preservation of indigenous craft but also the thriving future of the Wayuu children.





Care Instructions

Your Wuitusu Wayuu items should be kept safely in stitlrage when not in use to maintain their beauty and durability.

It is better to handwash your Wuitusu Wayuu items, however, they can be machine washed. Place them in a mesh bag to protect their tassels, pompoms, and drawstrings. Use the delicate cycle and cold or room- temperature water. Air dry them.

You should be able to use you Wuitusu Wayuu items for many years if you take good care of them.

Customer Reviews

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Skyler Crochet Wayuu bag - Lissett was so good at keeping a surprise from my friend. She knew what my friend likes and steered her towards those handbags. I shocked my friend by letting her choose any bag she wanted. The craftsmanship is exquisite. A piece of art.