Tote Petra 2
Bag woven on the ground loom in traditional Bedouin patterns by women in Petra, Jordan.
Fully handmade with recycled threads of 2nd hand jumpers and 100% recycled cotton.
3 in stock (can be backordered)
|SKU:||Tote Petra 2|
|Categories:||Bags & purses, Lumeyo - handmade by Bedouin women, Webshop|
|Tags:||black, Petra, Red, Tote|
Another beauty, this Lumeyo Tote Bag. It’s hand-made on the ground loom in traditional Bedouin patterns by women in Petra, Jordan. It’s made with recycled threads of 2nd hand jumpers and 100% recycled cotton. Black finishing
When you purchase your Lumeyo handwoven bag you contribute directly to local community.You also help us to preserve this fantastic Bedouin tradition of handwork, which is going extinct. Only older generations know how to make these patterns and fabrics that are the same as the hand-woven Bedouin tents you find in Jordan. New generations don’t know how to use the ground-loom. but are inspired to do so by these products.
Shipping information on this Lumeyo Tote Bag
You can pick up your purchased item when you travel to Amman, Petra or Aqaba. Alternatively we ship it to your country. You can also pick it up when visiting the looming ladies of Udruh, with this workshop.
Lumeyo is a non-for-profit organization that supports local Bedouin women in the rural areas of Petra. Together with a designer they have developed this beautiful Lumeyo Tote Bags, but they also make wonderful other products such as rugs, yoga-mats or pillow cases. Recently they were featured in this article on National Geographic’s website, on gifts for the eco-minded traveler.
All products are hand-made, therefore it’s possible that its slightly different than as displayed on the images.
If you’d like to have more information about a certain product, want to make a custom-order or have any other questions, please contact us on [email protected]
|Dimensions||47 × 35 cm|