Mini Backpack (More Colors)
This fair trade Guatemalan mini backpack features two main compartments with exposed zipper to add style and functionality. Smaller zippered compartment on the front is perfect for coins, keys and/or cell phone. The backpack has padded adjustable shoulder straps for comfortable carrying, and is perfect for use as a small purse or backpack. 7" x 3" at base and 10" in height.Available in teal with blue jaspe accents or light brown with tan jaspe accents. This is a handmade Guatemalan fair trade product.
This fair trade product was created by La Estrella, a group of eight Kaqchiquel Mayan weavers from the rural community of ChuaCruz, Guatemala. The artisan group was formed in the early 1980s in order to support the widows who lost their husbands during the Civil War. They work on backstrap & foot looms. With the purchase of this item, you are helping the women in this cooperative to support their families.