Central American Brown Shoulder Bags(49 items)
Mirian Otzin Handwoven handbags and home decor
"I love this art because it represents my past and my present. Through our weaving, we communicate our cultural values."
Popular Central American Brown Shoulder Bags
Central American Cotton Shoulder Bag, "Natures Lines"$154.99
The Villavicencio family of Guatemala cultivates the only remaining cotton farm in the country, where they focus on quality from seed to finished product. The brown- and ivory-hued cotton in this roomy bag isn't dyed - they're natural variations of the raw cotton. An adjustable belt gives it shape, and three interior pockets, including a zip pocket that runs the length of the bag, keep you organized on day trips and everyday. Cotton with leather and brass trim.
The Villavicencio family cultivates cotton in several natural colors – jade, brown and ivory, or raw cotton. In fact, people are surprised to learn that no dyes are used. The family is involved in the entire process, from growing the cotton, to weaving it and transforming it into this handbag.
Leather Accent Cotton Tote Handwoven in Guatemala, "Ixcaco Colors"$159.99
Guatemalan artisan Luisa Villavicencio works with natural Ixcaco cotton, hand-weaving this tote with leather accents. A multicolored strap circles the top of the bag with an adjustable size. The bag opens with magnetic snaps to a cotton-lined interior with two open pockets and a zipper pocket.
Cotton and Espresso Leather Shoulder Handbag from Guatemala, "Geometric Imagination"
Maura Parra from Guatemala works with local artisan families to craft beautiful accessories. She is proud to present her own design in this shoulder bag, which features diamond motifs in pale beige, peach, and midnight that are handwoven from cotton on the backstrap loom. Espresso-colored leather comprises the sides and straps, along with recycled brass fixtures. The handbag opens at the top with a zipper to reveal a beige cotton lining with a single inner zipper pocket. It arrives with a separate cotton storage bag to keep it clean while not in use.
Guatemalan Brown Backstrap Loom Woven Cotton Shoulder Bag, "Fertile Earth"$39.99
Cotton in shades of brown evokes the fertile earth. Woven by hand on a backstrap loom, the fabric is transformed into a trendy shoulder bag. Laura Leticia Burrion designs a versatile purse with an inner zipper pocket as well as an external pocket in a diagonal orientation.