Pink Coqueta Iraca Basket Bucket bag
- Handmade iraca palm
- Pearl Handle
- Pink color
- Made in Colombia
- Dust bag included
Each bag is 100% handmade in Colombia and unique in it's own way. Colors and patterns may vary slightly from photo.
Soraya's Note: Don't let its charming size and feminine pearls fool you, our Pink Coqueta basket is spacious enough to hold your phone, card holder and keys. Handmade by our leading artisans in the town of Pasto, Narino in Colombia our "Coquetas" are woven from natural straw, then bleached by the bright Colombian sun and finally hand washed. The baskets are finished with elegant gold accents and a feminine pearl handle in Los Angeles, California. The pink color goes perfectly with your favorite summer dress, beach cover-up or jeans.
Height: 17cm/ 6.7inches
Length: 21cm/ 8.25inches
Depth: 17cm/ 6.7inches
Handle Drop: 12cm/ 4.75inches
Kind To People and The Planet
Fair Trade And Sustainable Practices
By working closely with local craftsmen and women, Soraya provides a stable source of employment to over 40 Wayuu families, rejecting the fast fashion business model in favor of a more sustainable, environmentally responsible production process.SORAYA HENNESSY is committed to advancing the economic rights of indigenous women in Colombia and Venezuela. Through offering waged two times industry average for their art, Soraya empowers Wayuu women to become entrepreneurs themselves, as well as encouraging innovation and providing education and training to them and their families. Soraya also makes sure to meet with her artisans whenever she can, and knows the creator of each bag personally. She shuns faceless mass-production in favour of this fair-trade alternative approach, simultaneously supporting vulnerable Wayuu communities and raising awareness about sustainable practices. As all weaving is done by hand, in the home of the artisan without factories or machines, SORAYA HENNESSY champions responsible business practices that supports Wayuu people and the planet. We invite you take this craftsmanship journey with us, learn more HERE.