Mercado Large Weave Maguey Bag
We work with six different artisan makers of these traditional handmade maguey bags, which are a wardrobe staple in certain communities in the highlands of Southern Mexico. They are typically made by an older generation of artisans as a means of supplemental income, which they make while they are passing the time tending to their livestock, or after their work in the fields.
Approximately 40cm x 40cm unstretched
This natural piece is incredibly durable, however leather conditioner should be applied to the strap in order to avoid drying and cracking. A weather protective spray should also be applied to the strap to keep stains from happening.