Handwoven pure silk sling handbag with multicolour intricate supplementary weft patterning by Kelzang Textile. Featuring vibrant traditional motifs on naturally dyed orange silk fabric, this crossbody bag is environmentally friendly, sustainable, and stylish.
The skilled female artisans have woven the raw silk fabric by hand on a traditional backstrap loom to create exquisite patterns. This versatile item is ideal for everyday use with good interior storage space and strong magnetic button closure. Lightweight and unique in design, you can gift it to yourself or your friends and family.
Weight: 140 grams
Material: Pure silk from Bhutan
About the producer:
Kelzang handicrafts produce exquisite Bhutanese textiles & crafts since 1995. Kelzang Wangmo aka Jambay, the founder is from Khoma village in Lhuntse which is famed for the exquisite -Kishutharas- the “skirt” part of the traditional attire. She was only ten when she started weaving in her village. At 16 she moved to Thimphu with her family and started weaving and selling Kiras and Ghos with her two sisters. Nowadays Jambay designs most of the textiles at her shop and has women weaving for her in Thimphu as well as in Lhuntse. She has won several awards for their designs from the Royal Textile Academy.
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