Cotton tote handbag, 'Fertile Land' (Guatemala)

Featuring a striped design in maroon and olive against a black body, this tote handbag is handwoven from cotton on the backstrap loom by the women weavers at Guatemala's Cojolya Association, crafting beautiful accessories like this in order to achieve a better livelihood. With two straps, the tote opens at the top with a ceramic button, revealing a large interior for storing a variety of items.