Wool & Leather Aire Backpack

$140.00

For all those things worth carrying. Like your favorite objects, personal accessories, or even your souvenirs! A classic backpack that never goes out of style, perfect for work, school or traveling. This bag was made from hand-dyed, handwoven wool weave which was treated to ensure durability. This small backpack has a fullgrain leather base, top handle, and soft adjustable shoulder straps. The bag is lined with 100% cotton, with a padded laptop compartment and ventilated padding for back support. All our bags are lovingly handmade in Guatemala by our team of artisans. 

Our Aire Backpack model is inspired by a windmill, moved by the pure energy of air ("aire" means "air" in Spanish).

 Product characteristics:

  • Dimensions: 12” W x 16” H x 4.5” D
  • Hand-dyed, handwoven natural sheep wool
  • 100% cotton inside fabric
  • Soft breathable mesh back and shoulder straps
  • Padded laptop compartment
  • Handmade in Guatemala

Achiote Bags are high-quality, endurable and authentic. Each bag is handwoven and hand-dyed, telling the story of the ancient Mayans. Achiote bags are a stunning example of the ancestral craftsmanship of Guatemalan artisans. 

Through our business, we have garnered a special friendship with Guatemalan artisans living and working in 7 different remote and rural areas of the country. We work with more than 50 artisans who specialize in wool. As we design and create stunning products from the heart of Central America, we also help to support the livelihoods of our beloved network of artisans. Find out more about on our 'About Us' page.