Nomad Sling Bag - Black
Nomad Sling Bag - Black
Nomad Sling Bag - Black

Nomad Sling Bag - Black

Regular price $ 75.00

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.

MATERIALS 

Ramit textile

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, Hanunuo means “true”, “pure” or “genuine,” a term that stands true as they continue to preserve ancient tradition and practices.