a MOCHILA (mo-chee-la): a crossbody bag woven by tribal women in the colombian mountains.
this bag draws its inspiration from the traditional mochila.
/ constructed in leather and woven with cotton cord
/ cross-body style
/ drawstring closure
/ adjustable shoulder strap
/ solid brass hardware
/ inside and outside pocket
/ cotton linen lining
dimensions: 32cm / 28cm / 8cm
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.