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Shweshwe Zip Purse - Red

Shweshwe Zip Purse - Red

Regular price $20.00
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Shweshwe fabric is an intricate pattern, used in traditional South African design.  These zip purses combine this stunning fabric design with traditional beadwork.   Our Shweshwe Zip purse is vibrant and practical and is perfect for toiletries, stationery or tech accessories.  Patterns vary slightly.

About the Maker

Our stunning Shweshwe products are made by South African women working from home using traditional skills such as dyeing, weaving and beadwork.

This project also supports a nutrition scheme, mobile medical assistance as well as a childcare centre in the community.

Click here to read more about our Shweshwe artisans.

Materials & Dimensions

Cotton with bead decoration and embroidery, internal plastic lining and metal zip. 18 x 14cm.

Care Instructions

Spot clean with damp cloth


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Gifts that Give Back

When you purchase from the Hamlin Shop, you are receiving ethical products handmade by fairtrade artisans from a variety of countries across Africa. Your purchase supports local craftspeople and women in Ethiopia who are recovering from preventable childbirth injuries. This is shopping with an impact. Thank you.