This Foldover Purse has a fold over flap with a magnetic closure. A zippered compartment opens to a lined interior with a zippered pocket and two additional pockets, which are perfect for keys and a cell phone. There is also a zippered pocket on the back. The purse has shoulder straps that hang to approximately 14" from shoulder to the top of the purse. The purse is made using fabric that was woven on the traditional backstrap loom.
Purse measure approximately 13" wide, 14" in height when folded over, and opens to 4.5".
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.