100% handmade by the indigenous Wayuu people. Each mochila is one of a kind and can take 10 to 30 days to make depending on the size and the complexity of the design. Owning a Wayuu mochila is owning a unique piece of art. Fair Trade product.
Width: 35cm width; Height: 30cm
Length: 80cm from shoulder to base. The strap width varies from 5cm to 7cm.
The Wayuu are known as the people of the sun, sand, and wind. They are located in the arid Guajira Peninsula in northern Colombia and northwest Venezuela. The Wayuu people are expert weavers but for them it is more than a source of income, it is their expression about the universe, nature and surroundings.