This stunning Mar Y Sol Calabash tote is hand woven and dyed by Kenyan women using bark from the baobab tree. Natural dyes are used to create its earthy colors. The tote is trimmed with embossed leather and has a leather flap closure. Its great calabash shape makes it fashionable and functional! Your purchase of the Mar Y Sol Calabash tote will support the women's workshop and their community development efforts.
Mar Y Sol is a socially & environmentally responsible company that markets handmade fashion accessories from Madagascar & Kenya. Their eclectic accessories blend traditional and contemporary design ideas of their international design team who incorporate renewable raw materials to create vivid & original clutches, totes and shoulder bags.
Mar Y Sol purse sales allow families to gain economic independence. The company invests in several development efforts, including the education of the children of their weaver partners and works closely with the Akany Avoko orphanage to provide educational materials and support for special projects.