The Wayuu mochila bag is brought to life by Wayuu women in the La Guajira peninsula in northern Colombia. This bag takes up to 25 days to weave by hand with just a single strand of thread, making a very tight and strong weave. The pattern is a symbol of the Wayuu culture and a fine example of their ethnic lifestyle.
Isashi Wayuu Clutch
The Mochila features a thick shoulder strap and an eye-catching tasselled drawstring to close. Please note that Castellano support the finest crochet technique unique to the Wayuu people. The quality speaks for itself and it will last for years.
Due to the hand made nature of each design, size and shape will differ slightly. Typical dimensions (approx.): L: 28 cm, W: 36cm, D: 23cm, strap length: 110 to 120cm.
Standard price for UK delivery: Free Delivery (1-3 days)
Standard price for European delivery: £12.99 (3-10 days)
Standard price for Rest of World Standard Delivery:
£20.00 (5-14 days)
About Castellano Ethnic Origins
Castellano Ethnic Origins is a sustainable and ethical brand that produces handbags and fashion accessories that supports and preserve indigenous hand craftsmanship. The products enhance the techniques of some of the most highly skilled artisans in Colombia and celebrates the unknown tribes that are part of their history and ethnic origins. Each CASTELLANO product carries the essence of a traditional indigenous tribe which should not be forgotten. With a mission to create pieces with a human story and keep alive heritage, tradition and culture. Castellano want make a social impact by providing local jobs and giving back with social project that seek to empower women and their local communities. The brands project is to support the Wayuu and Arhuaca people who preserve their weaving skills and cultural heritage which are internationally renowned for their quality, patterns and colours.