VillageWorks

Khmer Cross Body Bag VW 21KTN

$24.00

This Cross Body Bag features the Khmer words for hope, strength and freedom. With a fun shape and an adjustable strap, it’s great for carrying essentials!

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Fully lined in tan, with one divided pocket and one zippered pocket inside. Closes with a zipper at the top and has two zippered pockets on the front. Eco-friendly, made with AZO-free ink. See the matching coin purse. A display information sheet is available for this product here.
  • Item VW 21KTN
  • 6 1/2" opening at top, 8” at bottom
  • 9" length
  • Strap width: 3/4", Strap length: adjusts 25-50”
  • Exterior: 20% silk/80% cotton
  • Hand wash cold, line dry

Producer

Producer Group

VillageWorks

Cambodia

VillageWorks was started to create employment and provide skills and livelihoods to women and young people in a small village in the Baray District of Kampong Thom Province in Cambodia in 2001. Villageworks has a history of working with artisans as whole persons and addressing the complex challenges this recovering nation faces. The name VillageWorks expresses their focus on handicrafts produced in villages using indigenous materials, native implements, and simple craftsmanship. It also expresses their intent to teach artisans the value and meaning of work. About 80% of the artisans suffer from the effects of childhood polio, and are all full-time, salaried workers. Partners for Just Trade began working with VillageWorks in 2013.

Producer Jasmin Pill showing a hand-printed silk-screened fabric. Through her work with VillageWorks, she was able to complete her Bachelor's degree and was made one of their production supervisors.

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Additional information

Weight 0.5 lbs