Wayuu Pouch #1
The Wayuu Pouch is a unique accessory, handcrafted by the Wayuu people, an indigenous community located between Colombia and Venezuela. The pouch is made using a weaving technique called "susu", which involves using a small hand-held loom to create a tight, dense fabric using cotton and wool fibers, which are then dyed in beautiful colors using natural dyes made from plants and minerals.
Once the fabric is woven, it is then cut and sewn together to create the clutch shape. The clutch is lined with a soft fabric to provide structure and durability.
This pouch can be carried as a clutch and paired with a variety of outfits, from casual to formal wear, or as a makeup pouch to carry your essentials. Its unique design featuring intricate geometric patterns and color combos make it a statement piece that can add a pop of color and personality to your day. Additionally, its handmade nature and cultural significance make it a special and meaningful accessory to own.
Overall, the process of creating a Wayuu upholstered pouch is a labor-intensive and highly skilled craft that requires a great deal of time and attention to detail. The result is a beautiful and unique accessory that showcases the rich cultural heritage and artistic traditions of the Wayuu people.
Materials: 100% Cotton thread, seed beads
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