Experience the ancient woven story of the deeply spiritual and beautiful Arhuacos people
Located in the breathtaking Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountains in northern Colombia. Their culture dates back to Pre Colombian Era.
This mochila was handwoven by the women of the tribe. Made of plant/vine material and using 100% plant based dyes.
The Arhuacos have a deep and meaningful message to give to the us the 'little brother' of the Earth. A message about respect and environmental sustainability for our future and our childrens' future.
When you purchase this mochila you are supporting the Arhuacosi people and hopefully understanding and carrying with you thoughts an intentions into looking after our planet Earth.
If you would like to learn more about the Arhuacos people, their way of life and their message here is a link to get you started: https://youtu.be/ftFbCwJfs1I
All garments are made from high quality fabrics. To gain longevity from your garment we highly recommend Cold hand wash, although you could use a garment bag and wash on a cold delicate cycle. Do not tumble dry. Use a cool iron or steam.