• Image of Batik and Hemp Satchel Bag
  • Image of Batik and Hemp Satchel Bag

This smart satchel-style bag is made of natural hemp cloth and índigo-dyed batik cotton. Mong Njua women in Houaphan Province traditionally used hemp and the batik dyeing technique for their intricate skirts. The satchel has a long strap for wearing cross-body. Dry clean only.

SIZE: 36 x 83 cm

MATERIAL: Hemp and cotton

Approximately 50% of the price of this product goes directly back to the village producers, who are mainly rural minority women. TAEC is certified by Fair Trade Laos, and promotes livelihoods based on traditional skills. To learn more, visit our "Handicrafts and Livelihoods" page.