Soft Sari Clutch Bag

Shakti.ism

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Fair Wage Handmade Upcycled Indian Sari Clutch / Zip Purse / Make Up Bag

These vibrant one-of-a-kind repurposed sari clutch purses are meticulously handcrafted by empowered artisan makers in Mumbai, India.

Our cute mini zip clutch is great for carrying a few essentials like your phone, cards and keys.

Each soft sari clutch is spacious and lined with cotton, with an interior divider creating two separate compartments – perfect for keeping your bits and bobs organised. Handcrafted by talented artisans in Mumbai, these chic clutches can be used solo or can easily fit into any handbag, rucksack, or carry-on bag.

Product details:
Dimensions: Approximately 20 cm L x 15 cm H (8in L x 6 in H)
Materials: Outer layers are made from repurposed sari fabric, and the inner lining is soft cotton
Features Closure: Zipper close, 2 interior compartments separated by a divider
Care: Gently hand wash in cold water. Hang or lay flat to air dry.

By purchasing this item, you are helping to empower and provide ongoing employment income for the women who make these handmade products. The demand for Shakti.ism’s products provides these women with dignified employment, a living wage, hope and opportunities for their children. Together we can provide alternative options for disadvantaged women with the aim to lift them out of poverty and help them to become self-sustaining and independent.

The makers earn fair wages for making these bags, so your purchase directly impacts the lives of disadvantaged women! Each set of bags is made from the off-cuts of one sari, so colours and patterns may vary depending on which piece of the sari was used.

Our saris are from all over India and beyond, which means we have a wide variety of patterns and traditions represented. Many were generously donated especially for this social initiative. Because every sari is unique, each product has its own story and is truly one-of-a-kind. Most saris are comprised of multiple colours and patterns intended to compliment each other when draped, which is why no two items made from the same sari are the same. Colours and patterns may vary from the photographs, depending on which part of the sari was used. Some finished items have minor imperfections, which makes them even more charming and distinctive.

Handmade by empowered women in Pondicherry, India.

Dimensions. 30 cm length x 38 cm height with 35 cm handle drop (12 in length x 15 in height with 14 in handle drop)

Care. Gently hand wash in cold water. Hang or lay flat to air dry.