The Maya women of Zinacantán, in southern Mexico’s highlands, are known for the huge embroidered flowers that dominate their traditional dress. Here, floral fabric originally used in Zinacantán shawls is paired with Guatemalan leatherwork in a sturdy bag. Reverses to a solid back, made by backstrap weaving, with very subtle sparkle. Inner and outer pockets; metal feet for support. The floral pattern may vary.
Handcrafted in Mexico and Guatemala. The floral pattern may vary. 12 1/2"W x 9 1/2"H. 42 1/2" adjustable strap.
This embossed suede bag is created in a
family-run Florentine studio and features a Renaissance-inspired floral pattern. The long strap can be worn cross-body for extra travel security while you browse Florence, Italy’s bustling San Lorenzo leather market.
Cattle ranching and leather-making have been important parts
of the Bolivian economy since Jesuits introduced it during the Spanish Conquest. Each piece of this soft leather bag is hand-cut and assembled by skilled artisans in Cochabamba in central Bolivia, known ...
Brocatelle, cloth of gold, velvet riccio sopra riccio
, damask: the fabrics of the Italian Renaissance are every bit as lavish and luxurious as their names suggest. Inspired by the opulent spirit of Renaissance textiles, and made by a small ...