This is an authentic, one-of-a-kind Wayuu backpack. Vibrant colors and handwoven wool make the Marea Roja backpack stylish and sturdy - you won't want to leave the house without it! The richness and design of this piece are influenced by traditional Colombian art and culture. Each backpack is handmade by Wayuu artisans and can take up to 15 days to complete. Made with all-natural, locally sourced materials.
Handmade in Colombia.
13"L x 8"W x 14.5"H.
Colombia is the 4th largest economy in South America and is one of the world’s 17 megadiverse countries having over 5,000 species of endemic plants and touching both the Pacific and Caribbean coastlines. Just like Colombia’s diverse geography, their culture is a poetic blend of indigenous and European influences. Our Colombian products are bright, colorful, and beautifully patterned and will definitely be a conversation starter.
About Fair Trade
Fair Trade is more than just equitable wages. Fair Trade is about equality, sourcing transparency, and respect for talent. We empower artisans to create one of a kind products in safe working conditions with sustainable pay. What this means is no workplace exploitation for the sole purpose of profit.
Genesis Fair Trade is proud to adhere by Fair Trade principals and promote empowerment of people around the world.