Handwoven sisal handbags made from thin strands of hand corded and dyed sisal fiber. They measure 14″ x 12″ and have a 10″ drop handle.
These bags are made from thin strands of hand corded and dyed sisal fiber. They have been lined with a zipper pocket inside and goat skin suede trim outside. Each one has a strong zipper closure for security and two goat suede handles decorated with unique.beads.
Sisal leaves are pounded to reveal their long fluffy fibers. The fibers are then hand corded by twisting on hand using the thigh as a surface. These strands of cordage can be thin or thick and left natural or dyed brilliant colors. The long strands are woven by hand into strong, long lasting bags.
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Our items are purchased directly from artisans in Kenya, Africa and not at tourist stations. The purchase of the items supports individuals and families in Kenya.
Proceeds from sales of the items at Aina Moja help support the projects of Expanding Opportunities, including the Street Children Fund, STEMS, Camp Forest, Friends Across the Ocean, Books for Kenya, and Distance Learning Centers. Expanding Opportunities has the greater mission of increasing self-sufficiency through educational and charitable projects for people nationally and internationally.