Handmade in Colombia
Large Wayuu Bucket Tote in Navy, White and Red. On the surface the bucket shaped mochila features bold and bright patterns that are designed by the Wayuu people. These mochila bags are crocheted by hand in Colombia.
About the Brand
The rich cultural heritage of the Wayuu is carefully woven into each mochila. These bags are crocheted by hand through traditional techniques that have been passed on from generation to generation. The process can take over a month to complete, resulting in a object that is not just a bag, but a reflection of deeply rooted traditions and values.
Hilo Sagrado is a social business that promotes the preservation of cultural heritage and sustainable development through women's empowerment and ethical trade. Hilo Sagrado is a Fellowship 500 member of the Ethical Fashion Forum in London that brings together pioneers and innovators around the globe who promote ethical trade and sustainable fashion. 100% of the profit is given back to the community.