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Las Islas Bag
$450
Las Islas Bag
$450
Region: Colombia
Cause: Artisan craft, Emerging economies, Sustainable material, Sustainable materials,
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Our Ballen Las Islas Bag in Orange features a small silhouette with gathered details, a magnetic closure, and double seed handles. Handcrafted by master artisans in Colombia using tagua seed: the nut from a native species of palm tree that grows in Colombia's tropical forests.

The Best of Latin American Design

Sí Collective x Fashionkind
Giving you access to the best of Latin American design for seasons to come. Each designer honours their commitment to the men and women who create their pieces — masters of ancient weaving and crafting techniques that are at risk of disappearing if not properly supported.

Promoting Local Craftsmanship

Founded by Colombian-born Ricardo Ballen, the label is the result of his desire to combine a global style language with local artistry and develop a concept of luxury that truly represents Colombia’s emerging fashion culture.