Central American Yellow Handbags(22 items)
Welcome to the Central American Yellow Handbag Collection at NOVICA.
Claudia Hernandez Handwoven baskets and handbags of recycled plastic
"My hands can create wonderful things that people can use use every day. What could be better than something crafted in Guatemala with much love and... the wonderful colors of our landscapes?"
"I was a Spanish teacher for most of my life but, when I lost both my husband and my father, I decided to learn a career to better provide for my family. This was a tough time, especially for my children, and I became the main... read more
Popular Central American Yellow Handbags
Hand Woven Cotton Travel or Pencil Case, "Antigua Colors"$12.99
Whether you use it for pens and pencils, styling tools, or what-have-you, you'll be sure to admire the craftsmanship in this handwoven case. The House of Antigua Artisans weaves the brightly-colored fabric on a traditional loom, and then fashion it into this handy pouch that closes with a zipper. The case is fully lined with polyester and features trim and a strap of light brown faux suede.
Striped Cotton Sling in Goldenrod from Guatemala, "Nahuala Passage"$49.99
Working with local artisans, the Aj Quen association of Guatemala presents this stunning sling. The artisans draw inspiration from the beauty of Nahuala, hand-weaving the sling of cotton to feature goldenrod and multicolored stripes that are elaborated with entrancing patterns. Worn over the shoulder on an adjustable strap, the sling features a drawstring closure, which opens to a cotton lining complete with an inner zipper pocket for storing small items.
The Aj Quen Association is one of the oldest weaving associations in Guatemala. It was founded as a non-profit development entity in 1989 through the efforts of six different artisan groups from various regions of the country. These groups came together to help preserve their cultural identity and to better market their art.
Handcrafted Leather Accent Cotton Passport Wallet, "Colorful Splendor"
Designed by Maura Parra, this passport wallet features splendorous, multicolored diamond motifs that are handwoven from cotton on the backstrap loom. The wallet is accented with an espresso-colored leather trim. It opens with a snap to a lined interior that features two card slots and a space for paper bills on one side and a large slot on the other side for storing your passport.
Hand Woven Central American Yellow Cotton Wristlet Bag, "Maya Sunlight"$29.99
"This sunny cotton wristlet bag brings back the traditional pattern, but we used vibrant colors for a modern look," explain the women from Yama Aj Chixot Artisan Group. Woven on a traditional pedal loom, the wristlet features an open pocket and two zipper pocket, as well as eight credit card compartments and a loop for a pen. Fully lined, the padded purse closes with a magnetic button.