A versatile sling bag to take on your travels. Wear it as a crossbody bag or with the strap knotted as a handbag.
Each bag is made using ramit textiles skillfully crafted by hand by members of the Hanunuo Mangyan tribe in the Philippines. Ramit is woven on a backstrap loom called harablon and features intricate geometric patterns unique to the tribe. It usually takes one week to weave a panel measuring 23" x 108".
Comes in Black and Ochre.
SPECS W 12" x L 10" Strap drop 19"
The handmade nature of each piece allows for small variation in color, size and design, making each piece truly one-of-a-kind.
ABOUT THE MAKER
The Mangyans are a group of indigenous people from Mindoro Island in the Philippines. The Hanunuo Mangyans are a group living in the southern part of the island. Their name,Hanunuomeans “true”, “pure” or “genuine,” a term that stands true as they continue to preserve ancient tradition and practices.