LOS RÍOS | X-LARGE | ARHUACA MOCHILA
LOS RÍOS | X-LARGE | ARHUACA MOCHILA
LOS RÍOS | X-LARGE | ARHUACA MOCHILA
LOS RÍOS | X-LARGE | ARHUACA MOCHILA

LOS RÍOS | X-LARGE | ARHUACA MOCHILA

Sale price$192.00 USD
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The Arhuaca mochilas ('mochila' means bag in Spanish) are created by an indigenous tribe called - Arhuaco, and they live in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in Colombia and consider this part of the country to be the heart of the world. Their mission is to preserve the natural order of the earth and its surroundings.

We are working with an indigenous women led artisan group in the breathtaking Sierra Nevada mountains . These mochilas are lovingly handwoven by the women of the community with natural sheep wool, one bag can take anywhere from 20-40 days to weave, therefore each bag is completely unique.

Experience the ancient woven stories of the deeply spiritual and beautiful Arhuacos people through wearable art.

The Arhuaca mochilas are very spacious, durable and resistant to all types of weather. it is made from 100% sheep wool. They are worn by everyone in all seasons.

PATTERN & MEANING: 

"LOS RÍOS" means water in Spanish, the symbol in the middle of this mochila represents the rivers that flow down the Sierra Nevada mountains. Rivers symbolises life, fertility, freedom, a path, and the passage of time

MEASUREMENT: 

Size: X-Large

Strap; Length 96cm x W9.5cm

Bag Body: H32cm x W33cm

HANDMADE WITH LOVE IN SIERRA NEVADA, COLOMBIA

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Shari Patz
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Amazing company and mission the experience has been great !!

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V.
It fits everything you need and more!

Thank you SEDA for bringing this art to Australia! My arauhaco mochila is the best. It matches all my outfits and fits everything I need to carry and more. It feels so nice and its beautiful. Love it.