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 leather with python skin
/ braided leather detail
/ adjustable shoulder strap
/ loop closure
/ solid brass hardware
/ inside zippered pocket
/ four separate compartments
/ cotton linen lining
dimensions: 12.5in / 10in / 7.5in
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.