Intricate bead work made from handcrafted, hand painted, and hand strung ceramic beads. The ceramic beaded tassel accents the top zip, which opens to a textile lined interior. The array of colorful beads makes for the perfect statement piece day or night. Jobless artisans in under served communities are employed to create these bags and boost local economies.
Materials: Ceramic beads, cotton textile
Method: Handmade ceramic beads, hand painted, and hand strung
Length: 10.25" / 26 cm
Width: 6.75" / 17.5 cm
Weight: 0.8 lbs/0.36 kg
Alicia San Marcos was founded on the promise of providing access to education for children in Guatemala, a country where over 50% of people live in poverty. For underserved families in Guatemala, two of the greatest barriers to education are paying for school supplies and uniforms. Each Alicia San Marcos purchase goes directly toward funding these needs.