Contemporary Carriel / A Classic Leather Handbag In A Whimsical Colorway

el CARRIEL (ca-ree-el): a small leather saddle bag used in colombian folkloric dress and by trendy urbanites alike.

this bag is a modern take on the classic colombian carriel (satchel).

/ constructed in supersoft chestnut leather with plum and olive detail
/ braided detail
/ hand carry strap
/ adjustable shoulder strap
/ buckle closure
/ hammered copper hardware
/ inside zippered pocket
/ cotton linen lining

dimensions: 12.5in / 12.5in / 4in

the artist is a self-taught leather crafter from a small town in the valle de cauca, colombia who continues to be inspired by the styles native to her country while adding a modern aesthetic.

custom crafted and meticulously cut, dyed, punched and sewn by hand in the artist's home studio using the finest leathers for a piece that will last a lifetime. each bag is a work of art and is made to order with unique details to create a one of a kind piece.

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