Authentic Wayuú Double Thread Mochila Bag from Colombia


Wayuú Mochila bags are from Northern Colombia near the Caribbean coast in the La Guarija region. Intricate geometric patterns and colors are crocheted by the Wayuú indigenous women, whom create these designs past down from generation to generation. These patterns represent their culture, nature, spirit, and traditions. The Wayuú women learn their master crocheting techniques from a very young age and is integral to their way of life.

This is a double thread Mochila bag, which is a technique using individual balls of two continuous threads for each color. Each Wayuú bag has a matching drawstring and strap. These beautiful bags are one of a kind and are of great quality. We also sell premium single thread mochilas, which offer a tighter more intricate weave and are lighter.

Size: 9” diameter circular base. The bag itself is approximately 12” x 12” and and the strap has a drop length of about 18”.

These quality handmade bags are durable, washable, and fashionable.

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    Yes we do. For most items, we have an affordable first class parcel option for international. We can also ship faster via UPS, Fedex, or DHL. Contact us for a price. We pack very carefully and have successfully shipped worldwide many items.

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