Wool Slings(29 items)
Welcome to the Wool Sling Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Review on Wool Slings
This is a very beautiful bag - The patterns have been weaved meticulously along with versatile, lovely colors. Its lined inside and could be worn crossbody or as a shoulder bag. Its dimensions are also ideal, not too large or too small.
Joucelyn Pasara Embroidered handbags and belts
"For me, part of this work is giving a better lifestyle to many artisan families. At the same time, it lets me show the whole world Peru's rich and diverse textile arts."
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Popular Wool Slings
Peruvian Sheepskin Bag with Zipper and Removable Strap, "Andean Walk"$79.99
This shoulder bag is inspired by the backpacks used by the Chasquis in pre-Columbian times. The Chasquis were the messengers of the Inca Empire who traveled between cities to get the news and laws of the monarch. In their backpacks, they usually carried coca leaves to chew on to give them energy to continue their route. This beautiful bag is handcrafted from natural brown sheep leather and features a removable strap that allows the handbag to double as an attractive wristlet.
Suede Accented Wool Blend Sling from Peru, "Mountain Walker"$79.99
For the mountain trekker in your life, this stunning and sophisticated sling is designed by the talented artisans of Peru's Yurivilca Family. Working with a wool blend, they hand-weave the bag on a traditional loom to feature stripes over a body of mahogany. Ginger-hued suede accents decorate this bag, draped over the shoulder on a single adjustable strap. This sling opens with a magnetic snap to reveal a lined interior with an open pocket on one side.
Hand Made Wool Sling Handbag Caribbean Blue from Mexico, "Woven Generations"$44.99
For Mexican artisan Marco Bautista, the act of weaving textiles is a process that brings him closer to nature, reminding him of the relationship he shares with the animals and landscapes of his country. He creates this sling handbag, handwoven from 100% wool to hang from an adjustable leather strap. He decorates the piece with geometric motifs in antique white and black against a body of Caribbean blue, as he works on a traditional Zapotec loom. The bag opens with a zipper to reveal a black lining with an open interior pocket.
Handmade Wool Sling Bag, "Andean Dream"$49.99
Faustino Maldonado uses traditional weaving techniques to craft this wool shoulder bag, a veritable Andean dream. He uses natural dyes to obtain intense hues of green, red, pink and brown that contrast harmoniously with the cream background. The bag features an internal pocket and closes with a zipper.