This recycled cross-body purse is crafted by the talented indigenous artisans of the community of Chixot, which is located in the central highlands of Guatemala near Comalapa. The group is comprised of mostly women but also a few men. The Chixot artisans who create this cute purse have amazing sewing skills which is evident in the craftsmanship. With MayaWorks these artisans earn a fair wage and also work under fair trade conditions. The income they bring in allows them to better support their families. Wearing this bag reflects the beautiful colors and culture of Guatemala! You can feel proud to sport a completely fair trade, handmade and recycled purse!