About this item: Geometric confusion embraces this shoulder bag with colorful artistry, the embroidered patterns reminiscent of Thai tribal artistry. Anchalika Chamnan takes care to use locally grown or prepared materials in the handcrafting of this shoulder bag displaying cotton motifs over a hemp and cotton background. Imbued with exuberant grace, this piece makes for a stylish and versatile accessory. The bag features a zipper closing. 70% hemp, 30% cotton Care instructions: Hand wash only in luke-warm water with mild detergent.
Bag: 9.0″ H x 7.75″ W x 1.2″ D
Strap: 47.0″ L x 0.8″ W
- Hand wash only
- Use mild detergent only
- Features a zipper closure
About our Artist: My name is Anchalika Chamnan, I come from northern Thailand, which is considered to be the gateway to Burma, Laos, and China. My hometown is renowned as a trading town and my family and relatives are involved in different types of trading. At present I am studying geography at the university but when I go home, I stay with my aunt, since she works in the textile trade. She began by buying textiles from people and selling to others. But about a year after that, she started to design her own textiles, transforming them into different types of work. She needs many people to help her, so I am here to help her out. And in so doing, I’m learning her craft. Even if embroidery is a traditional skill for the women in our area and everybody can do it, I still need to learn more about patterns to create more interesting pieces. I am glad that we will have the chance to display our work to the world. To show more work is not only a…
Authentic: an original NOVICA fair trade product in association with National Geographic.
Certified: comes with an official NOVICA Story Card certifying quality & authenticity.
NOVICA works with Anchalika Chamnan to craft this item.
Exceptional Quality: crafted with care to be treasured as a keepsake for many years to come.
Product info: Hemp, Cotton,