1. What is a Wayuu Bag?
A Wayuu bag is a 100% handmade woven bag or “mochila” made by indigenous women from the Wayuu tribe in Colombia.
2. Who are the Wayuu?
The Wayuu people are an indigenous tribe located in a deserted area in the peninsula of la Guajira to the north coast of Colombia.
3. Are the Wayuu bags fair trade?
Yes, Wayuu bags are 100% fair trade where transparency, and respect are the most important aspects of the commercial relationship we hold with the artisans.
4. What are the mochilas made of?
Wayuu bags are made of 100% cotton in a crochet style weave.