Inabel beach bag, handwoven from Philippines
The beautiful handwoven fabric is from Ilocos, The Philippines. The matching coloured inner is water repellent. So this bag will keep your valuables dry and safe! The bag has two inner pockets with zipper, so you won't loose your important stuff.
Inabel weaving is one of the few surviving traditional crafts in Ilocos Sur, Philippines This bag was handwoven following an intricate process. From preparing and dyeing the yarn, arranging them to produce the desired design and operating the wooden handloom with the synchronized movement of both hands, using techniques passed on through generations.
Bag is handmade by women in Tondo, one of Manilla's most impoverished areas. With any purchase of our bags you #givebag to this community and empower these ambitious female entrepreneurs to continue training to become bag makers.
35 x 55 cm/ 13.8 x 21.6 inch including strap
100% natural cotton
Fairtrade product: By buying this item you are helping keep the Inabel tradition alive.