Stripe Maguey Cross Body Bag
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Handwoven cross body bag made from maguey fibres from the leaf of the Agave cactus. Once extracted, the fibre is plied into a coarse, durable cord using a technique called thigh-spinning. The cord is then woven around a mould into a net structure allowing it to expand and contract as the bag is filled and emptied. A simple adjustable leather strap is then threaded through two loops. This maguey bag takes one artisan over two whole weeks to complete.
Approx: 34 x 34cm
Adjustable strap 107cm
Treat strap with leather conditioner occasionally to keep it supple.
Due to the handmade nature of this item, some variations may occur.
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