Beautifully woven large tote bag by Um Hassan, in dark and earthy red and pink tints that reflect the colors and landscape of Wad Rum. In the design of this tote modern design merges with the tradition of Bedouin weaving craft. The result is a one-of-a-kind quality piece produced by Bedouin women in rural and desert areas in Jordan. A bag design impacting Bedouin lives.
At LUMEYO we focus on the empowerment of Bedouin women. By training women in underdeveloped rural areas in Jordan in this technique, we support and empower them by helping them to create their own livelihood. Which in turn gives them independence. For Bedouin women, it is hard to work outside of the house. Creating these beautiful bags with us, therefore is a great way to develop themselves and generate income. We provide training on the ground loom and material but each bag and is a unique expression of each women.
At the same time, it is essential to us that our products are produced in a sustainable way. Our products are therefore created from recycled secondhand sweaters. Thus, with this bag you; contribute to the empowerment of Bedouin women and are doing something good for the planet
This tote bag is very versatile. The bag is big enough to fit all the essential things you want to take with you on your adventures abroad or in your hometown. Additionally, this tote is an amazing fashionable statement piece. The black and grey combined with the earthy pink and red tones creates an expressive but calm pattern, just like the mountains in Wadi Rum. The large tassels on each side of the bag offer a finishing touch, and make this tote stand out even more.
If you like a different design, size, or color palette, we would be happy to customize it for you. Please send us your input here. https://www.lumeyo.com/custom-orders/
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