Vintage Tote Bag




The Story:

This tote bag features the decorative motifs of a baby carrier made by the Hmong in Laos. Using hemp fabric, the Hmong draw designs with bee’s wax, dye in indigo, boil to remove the wax. That’s the batik part. Next they applique a pattern on top with red cotton. This tote bag features straps made from hemp.

  • Material: 100% cotton
  • Care Instructions: Hand wash in cool water, use mild soap
  • Dimensions: 37 cm x 42 cm (14.6 in x 16.5 in)

Made by:

Made by Hmong

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