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Transylvanian Handbag

Transylvanian Handbag

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Transylvanian handbags are a blend of traditional craftsmanship and modern design, and are handwoven by skilled artisans in the Transylvania region of Romania. These handbags are made using cotton and eco leather, two natural materials that are not only sustainable but also durable. The use of these materials makes Transylvanian handbags an eco-friendly option for those who want to make a conscious choice to minimize their carbon footprint.

The intricate patterns and motifs used in the design of these handbags reflect the cultural heritage of Transylvania, making each handbag a unique work of art. The handbags are not only beautiful, but they are also practical and functional, featuring adjustable straps, multiple compartments, and secure closures. The handbags are also designed with functionality in mind, ensuring that they are not only stylish but also practical.

Whether you are a fashion enthusiast or simply looking for a sustainable accessory, Transylvanian handbags are a great choice.

Materials

Cotton, eco leather

Dimensions

30 x 17 x 20 cm

Care information

Please wash by hand with ❤️.

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Handmade in Baia Mare, Romania

In Baia Mare, Romania, traditional crafts like pottery making and hand weaving have a long and rich history. Pottery making in particular is steeped in ancient techniques dating back to the Dacian times, where artisans work exclusively with clay, water, and fire to create functional and decorative ceramics. The process starts with preparing the clay, molding and shaping it into the desired form, and firing it in kilns to transform it into a durable and functional ceramic object. The simplicity of the techniques used in Baia Mare, combined with the natural beauty of the clay, results in pottery that is both practical and visually appealing.

Similarly, hand weaving is a craft that has been passed down through generations of artisans in Baia Mare. The weavers work with natural fibers like wool and cotton to create beautiful textiles that are both practical and decorative. The process of hand weaving involves carefully selecting the right fibers, spinning them into yarn, and then weaving them together on a loom to create the desired pattern or design. Each piece is unique, reflecting the weaver's skill and creativity.