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Alpaca blend shoulder bag, 'Pisac Wine' - Backstrap Handwoven Burgundy Alpaca Blend Shoulder Bag

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Product ID: 385315

Backstrap Handwoven Burgundy Alpaca Blend Shoulder Bag, "Pisac Wine"

Ancestral patterns carry memories of Inca splendor to this unique handbag... more

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Ancestral patterns carry memories of Inca splendor to this unique handbag design. By artisans of the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco, its fabric is woven by hand on a backstrap loom. They utilize motifs that derive from Inca art and seek to keep the old textile traditions alive.

The bag is fully lined and opens to reveal a convenient zipper pocket.

  • 0.28 kgs
  • 0.6 lbs
  • Bag: 28 cm H x 33 cm W x 10 cm D
  • Bag: 11" H x 13" W x 3.9" D
  • Drop length: 36 cm from strap to bag
  • Drop length: 14.25" from strap to bag
  • Strap(s): 77 cm L x 3.5 cm W
  • Strap(s): 30.5" L x 1.4" W

  • 50% alpaca, 50% wool. Polyester lining
  • Features a zipper closure
  • Hand wash in cold water
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Eco-Friendly: colored with organic dyes
  • Dry flat in the shade
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in the Andesicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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Margaret

From Bloomington, IN, USA

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11/09/2022

"Love this shoulder bag. Such beautiful colors!"

The bag is just the right size. The workmanship is impeccable.

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Ana

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10/30/2022

"My favorite go to handbag"

This handbag is exquisite! The craftmanship and quality of the weaving is unmatched in intricacy and beauty. The colors are deep, rich and complement the design so well. The bag is the perfect size, not too big nor too small. Just right for a wallet, phone, eyeglass case, keys, other small items. The strap is adjustable to either shoulder length or crossbody, which is really versatile. Even the zipper is quality. I love this handbag and I highly recommend it!

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Debra

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07/28/2022

"Just the right size"

Very pretty, just like the picture. I am very happy with it.

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Ann

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07/08/2022

"LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!!!"

This wee bag is just what I wanted...beautiful, well made and I like that I know who created it...

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Marcella

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07/05/2022

"Beautiful shades of blue"

Very well made, soft and sturdy, comfortable to carry

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Cathleen

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05/28/2022

"Authenitc from Cusco"

I just got back from Cusco, Peru. I bought beautiful pillow covers but wanted a few more authentic handwoven items. I KNOW this purse is authentic, and it is well made. I visited weaving cooperatives and recognize the natural colors and designs. It has a sturdy lining and a nice inside pocket with zipper. I use it for my everyday purse, I like the size. I dont like a big purse. It is important to me that the weavers of the Peruvian Andes get support to continue weaving. Tourists have not returned to this area and these traditions will be lost. Plus it is a beautiful purse with rich colors.

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