Experience the ultimate blend of style and functionality with the exquisite hand-woven hat bag, a true gem from Western Province, Zambia. Created through a collaboration between Lusaka Collective and skilled local artisans, the accessory is poised to redefine travel essentials.
Imagine strolling through vibrant markets, lounging on sun-kissed beaches, or exploring charming cobblestone streets. The hat bag effortlessly combines fashion and practicality, offering a chic storage solution for your travel must-haves while emanating an authentic rustic charm.
The circular hand-woven basket is expertly crafted by local women from organic makenge plants and wild grasses, using traditional techniques passed down from generation to generation. It features a functional strap made from naturally treated goat’s leather. This bag encapsulates the cultural richness of Zambia’s Western Province. It boasts two additional colours of ochre and charcoal, a colour palette that pays tribute to the vibrant landscapes of the Western Province.
Why settle for the ordinary while travelling? The hat bag not only complements individual style but ensures the safety of your belongings. Pop in a bottle of bubbles or a snack or two to fuel your explorations, or stash it overhead to hoard your treasures. Its versatility shines as it transforms seamlessly from a sun-shielding hat bag to a secure and spacious bag, guaranteeing readiness for any expedition.
This delicate bag is perfectly suited for storing hats and tiny treasures and is not suited for heavy loads. This one-of-a-kind bag is conveniently accessible online, delivering the essence of Zambia directly to your doorstep, allowing travellers to carry a piece of the Western Province’s soul wherever their explorations take them.
About Lusaka Collective
Lusaka Collective is a small woman-led business that aims to produce sustainable, ethical styles through collaboration with Zambian artisans across the country, including remote areas, giving them access to markets and opportunities.
Bag Care Tips
- Keep out of direct sunlight for extended periods.
- Keep away from water.
- Clean with a dry/damp cloth.
- It is not suitable for carrying heavy loads.
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