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The Lupe Cotton and Iraka Basket Bag

$160.00 Regular price $275.00
  • 50% Handmade crochet cotton and 50% iraka bottom basket
  • Shoulder strap
  • Drawstring closure
  • Dust bag included
  • Handmade in Colombia 

This bag is 100% handmade in Colombia and unique in it's own way. Colors and patterns may vary slightly from photo.

FINAL SALE. This product cannot be returned. 



The Lupe Cotton and Iraka Basket Bag is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock.

Soraya's Note:  Have you been searching for a unique purse that’s multifunctional, easy to style and gives back? You’ve found it! Handmade by Colombian artisans using ancient techniques our black Lupe crochet and iraka basket combines two different materials in one. The classic and elegant black makes this bag easy to style with pretty much anything in your closet. XO, Soraya 


Measurements:
Height: 13in/34cm
Strap Length: 20in/50cm

Kind To People and The Planet 

Female Empowerment

Global Appeal 

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.

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