This colorful u-shaped tote has broad stripes with a decorative central band. The colors are derived from flowers, roots, insect, and bark. The center pattern is a special motif from Chinchero, a member village of the Center for Traditional Textiles cooperative in the Peruvians Highlands of Cusco.
The durable and finely handwoven alpaca/wool tote is fully lined, has an small interior zipped pocket, and a strong adjustable shoulder strap for carrying plenty. It has a zipped closure.
Backstrap woven by Maruja Huaman Callañaupa, a member of the Chinchero village and cooperative member of Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco, located in the Peruvian Highlands of Cusco.