Cotton Shopping Bags(42 items)
Welcome to the Cotton Shopping Bag Collection at NOVICA.
Maria Clara Ixtuc Colorful crocheted handbags and accessories
"In school, the girls learned different techniques for weaving, knitting and crocheting and I fell completely in love with these textile arts. You can create all kinds of things."
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Popular Cotton Shopping Bags
Undyed Recycled Denim and Cotton Shoulder Bag from Guatemala, "Celeste"$129.99
This expandable hobo bag is sure to become your new best friend. Luisa Villavicencio designs it in light blue recycled cotton denim with leather handles and details. The roomy interior is lined in cotton canvas and features two pouch pockets plus a zippered one. She adds a lobster claw hook to bring in the sides and allow you to shape or expand this bag as you like. All of Luisa's creations use 100% natural cotton fibers and are completely free of dyes.
Luisa Villavicencio's father dedicated his life to cultivating and preserving the Mayan cotton species native to Central America. Her designs mix fibers from her father's cotton crops, recycled denim scraps from Guatemala's garment industry, and a unique touch, courtesy of traditional weaving techniques. She and her family are committed to running a socially and environmentally responsible business and employ over 80 artisans in their workshop.
Handwoven Multicolor & Turquoise Cotton Shoulder Bag Tote, "Turquoise Volcanoes"$49.99
"This design is inspired by my beautiful Guatemala and its imposing volcanic mountains," Juan Jose Ventura confides. Woven on the backstrap loom, triangles arise within zigzag motifs that point skyward in emerald, orange, burgundy and blue. The oversize shoulder bag opens to reveal a zipper pocket and two open pockets. The straps and reverse side are solid turquoise, and the artisan adds two convenient external zipper pockets.
Artisan Crafted Blue Denim Tote Bag, "Midnight in Miraflores"$109.99
Trend-setting artisans Karina and Maybee in Peru create this generously-sized tote bag, perfect for keeping you organized on the go. The tote is crafted from sturdy cotton denim in deep midnight blue, and trimmed with natural tan cowhide. Zipper pockets on the back and side as well as in the fully-lined interior keep small items handy.
Crocheted Wave Motif Cotton Bucket Bag from Guatemala, "Multicolored Waves"$39.99
Crocheted of cotton, this fascinating bucket bag is detailed with multicolored wave motifs around its exterior. Solo Guatemalan artisan Maria Clara Ixtuc designs and crafts the bag, which drapes over the shoulder on a long strap. It features a simple, unlined interior for storing a variety of items and accessories.