MANASPRINGS BAG - BOAB LARGE

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Boab Bag Collection -  Handwoven from fine baobab. Natural colours with leather shoulder handles. This small pocket of bags from the Boab collection are incredibly unique. These particular bags are sustainably made from strips from the Boab tree. This tree is sacred in Africa and only certain communities are allowed to sustainably use the bark from the Boab tree to create these bags.

Approximate size dimensions: 31-33cm height x 30-33cm depth

Manasprings Bags -  These gorgeous bags come from a not-for-profit organisation that supports women and families throughout Kenya and Africa. A wonderful initiate that is all about 'women empowering women'. Each bags that's purchased goes back to helping vulnerable and marginalised children, women and families in Kenya and across Africa.

Made by women in Kenya who weave these traditional bags, often taking months to create. The women are not put under any time pressure or quotas. They make what they can as a side job whilst supporting their families and weaves these amazing creations on the side. The elder women in the communities help pass on the knowledge of traditional weaving techniques to the younger women. In some of the bags the ladies name will be sewn in to the bag so you know who made the bag your purchasing. 

Every single one of these bags are unique. No 2 bags are created the same,  they may be similar in size and colours but they're all individually made by different ladies, which makes them all individual.  

wYse Clothing Size guide

 

wYse

AUS

US 

EU

BUST

WAIST

HIPS

XS

8

4

34

85

65

94

S

10

6

36

90

70

99

M

12

8

38

95

75

104

L

14

10

40

100

80

109

XL

16

12

42

105

85

114

Boots Size Guide

Equivalent size
EU UK US/CSN cm
35 2 5 22.92 cm
36 3 6 23.52 cm
37 4 7 24.32 cm
38 5 8 24.92 cm
39 6 9 25.52 cm
40 7 10 26.22 cm
41 8 11 26.92 cm
42 9 12 27.02 cm

Modal is a delicate fabric. Please treat your garment with care. 

Helpful Hints:

  • Avoid sharp jewellery when dressing
  • Hand wash or follow washing instructions
  • Avoid rough surfaces 
Care Instructions
  • Cold hand wash
  • Do not wring
  • Do not bleach
  • Dry in shade
  • Cool iron

Please note natural fibres often have shade and weave imperfections, which are characteristic of this luxury fabric, and should not be considered flaws