The Tayrona tribe in Colombia crochet their own style of open bucket bags in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, near the Lost City "Ciudad perdida". By purchasing a Tayrona bag, you are directly helping their community. These bags are mostly unknown to the Western world but are popular in South America. Free shipping to all of Colombia.
Clicking on the following picture will take you to an article on the Tayrona tribe:
Most colors are natural. Material: 100% natural wool.
No closure at the top: these bags are open.
No pockets inside or outside.
No lining, and the design of the bags extends to the bottom:
These bags are available in 3 different sizes: large-medium-small. Make sure to check the measurements to ensure you are ordering the right size for you.
The straps can be made longer at no extra cost.
LARGE size measures approx. 30 cm (11.8") high x approx. 22 cm (8.6") in diameter. Weighs 300 g (0.6 lb). Strap is approx. 87 cm long (34)" and 7 cm wide (2.7"). The following 2 pictures of are a large size bag:
MEDIUM size measures approx. 21 cm (8.3") high x approx. 19 cm (7.5") in diameter. Weighs 170 g (0.4 pound).Strap is approx. 85 cm long (34") and 5 cm wide (2"). The following pictures are of a medium size bag:
The SMALL size bag measures approx. 14 cm (5.5") high x approx. 12 cm (4.7") in diameter. Weighs 100 g (0.2 pound).Strap is approx. 85 cm long (33") and 2.5 cm wide (1"). The following is a picture of a small size bag:
Measurements may vary slightly due to the manual nature of the work.
Since each item is unique, the products received by customers will be similar to the product page images: the colors will be identical but the pattern may be slightly different.
Care instructions: Lightly blot stains with clean sponge and cold water. Let dry in the shade. NO DRYER. Clean professionally when needed.
Allow 6 to 12 weeks for delivery. Sent by the Colombian postal service 4-72 with a tracking number. Will reach buyers through their local postal service. Free shipping to all of Colombia.