Maguey Bag

Maguey Bag

$40 $98

100% Maguey
(A fiber derived from the leaves of Agave plant)

Woven by Lema Weaving Association - a cooperative that was started by female Mayan founders to improve economic conditions and quality of life for women in the community of San Juan La Laguna, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala.

Size: 16" X 16" / Shoulder Strap 50"

Each bag is one-of-a-kind

Lema uses traditional dyeing techniques, sourcing dyes and colorants derived from locally found plants, trees, and insects in the Lake Atitlan area. The brown stripes use a natural dye called Llamo which comes from the bark of a local tree.

In collaboration with Luna Zorro