a brand that offers high quality handbags and shopping bags, made in collaboration with Wayuu artisans in Colombia. The objective is to preserve their know-how and support local communities.
AALUNA emphasizes constant communication with artisans to understand their culture and challenges. The bags are designed by mixing traditional craftsmanship with modern French design. The brand focuses on the respectful treatment and fair compensation of artisans. Wayuu bags are recognizable thanks to their specific weaving and their traditional geometric patterns.
Many traditions and legends exist around the weaving of handbags.
AALUNA emphasizes constant communication with artisans to understand their culture and challenges. Bags are crafted by blending traditional craftsmanship with design AALUNA works with master craftsmen who use age-old techniques and quality materials to create unique, lightweight bags. The manufacturing time is approximately 3 to 4 weeks per bag.
The brand takes its name from Native American tribes and seeks to highlight their ancestral knowledge and spirituality. The bags are adorned with 24k gold-plated metal tassels and feature a hand-woven interior pocket for convenience.
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