Catch their eye with a fun, fringy, colorful coin purse. This coin purse is a sweet and simple way to show your support for women artisans in Lesotho.
Each bag is hand-woven by women at Seithati Weavers. Seithati was established in 1990 and moved into their own workshop in 1996. The women are committed to maintaining the Lesotho heritage craft of hand-spinning and hand-weaving. Seithati Weavers are members of Lesotho Mountain Crafts, a united organization of crafters organized under Action Lesotho.
- 100% mohair
- Double-sided design; black liner inside
- Approximately 4.5" H x 4.5" L (11.4 cm)
- Handmade in & fairly traded from Lesotho
By shopping the Global Girlfriend collection, you are making a difference in women’s lives across the globe. Global Girlfriend is focused on striving for gender equality and empowerment, and the importance of women providing for themselves and their families. By supporting jobs that guarantee fair wages by fair trade, women are able to proudly contribute to their families, encouraging their communities to flourish.
Seithati Weavers was formed in April 1990 as a partnership owned and run by a group of twelve Basotho women. The women are committed to maintaining the Lesotho heritage craft of hand-spinning and hand-weaving. They produce quality tapestries, rugs and bags mostly of village scenes from 100% handwoven mohair, which has been spun, washed and dyed, then moth-proofed for an exquisite long lasting finish.
Seithati Weavers are members of Lesotho Mountain Crafts, a united organization of crafters organized under Action Lesotho. They provide support and training to craft workers in Lesotho regarding design, practical skills, internet technology, sales and marketing.