Classic Oaxaca Checkered
This black and white Classic Oaxaca Bag is handwoven by incarcerated Mexican artisans as part of their rehabilitation program. Made from 100% recycled plastic, this classic black and white tote bag is a great start to aim for sustainable fashion. The bag's handle is wrapped in a colorful twilly scarf which elevates the overall look. This simple and fun bag takes almost an entire week to make but they’re extremely durable and also waterproof. These beautiful plastic bags are perfect for pool parties, going to the beach, shopping, etc. With every classic Oaxaca bag purchased, you're not only making the world greener but you're also helping someone's life and future transform for the better.
This item will be made when you place your order. You will receive something handcrafted especially for you. And you won’t be adding to a mass production process that inevitably harms the planet. Please allow up to 7 business days for production. We promise it's worth the wait. Want more customization? This item can be personalized. Ask us how.
At Equal Hands, we consciously support local artisans of Mexico in preserving a hand-crafted technique that not only has a rich legacy but is friendly to the planet. Maintaining cultural heritage based on eco-friendly craftsmanship and engaging in fair trade is our goal.
- Made with 100% recyclable, Polypropylene plastic
- Size: Medium
- Sustainable fashion
- Handbag/tote bag
- Handle wrapped in twilly scarf
- Made in Mexico
*Please note that each twilly is unique to each product as an upcycled element of the bag. The twilly is an extra touch that we provide colors/prints vary and might not be the exact same as the photo.
- Width: 15 in
- Handle: 9 in
- Height: 12 in
- Depth: 5 in
The Social Pillar
Equal Hands partners with artisans and organizations in underserved communities around the world to provide a dignified income and opportunities for talented makers. We also donate a portion of the purchase price to local charitable causes we support.
The Environment Pillar
We are very aware of the negative impact fast fashion and mass production has had on the environment. This awareness has led us to work towards offering the most environmentally sustainable and natural products that we can find.
The Economic Pillar
We strongly believe that empowered individuals hold the ability to break the cycle of poverty and that in particular, women need to be connected to opportunities so that communities can thrive.
Monica Phromsavanh Hand