Stylish African woven handbags often have patterns that represent common motifs, religious beliefs, and political commentary. The colors are of particular significance as they interpret the meaning of the pattern. For instance, red symbolizes danger, green means fertility, white expresses purity, and blue signifies love. African accessories convey good vibes. They also make many people welcome lightweight materials specifically, straw, sisal, and seagrass. There is hardly any other place where people put to these fibers to better use than in Stylish African woven handbags. As such, below we have highlighted some African woven handbags which can help you combine fashion with utility.
Handmade Beach Straw Tote Bag.
The beach straw tote bag provides a perfect picture of vacation-oriented freewheeling. It is so minimal and you could simply toss your possessions into them and stroll off into the sunset. This is not for carrying your laptop, gym clothes, or overloaded keychains since it conveys freedom and not responsibility.
Nest Tote Purse
The nest tote purse is uniquely crafted to resemble a bird’s nest. This purse allows you to carry only the most essential items including money, makeup kits, hygiene wipes, and hand sanitizers. The nest tote bag is available at the Maasai Market and other flea markets in Africa.
Handwoven Round Rattan Bag
Roundy rattan bag is perfect to attain a classic yet chic look. Additionally, it is spacious enough to store your daily essentials. Besides, its handcrafted nature is one of the many reasons we love it! No two designs will be exactly alike giving you a lasting one of a kind product to treasure for years to come.
Kenyan Kiondo Sisal Handbag
No handbag provides you with a Kenyan vibe like the kiondo bag. To the Kenyan citizens, it is an art treasure and a shopping bag for all the Kenyan women. Contrary, to the foreigners, it provides them the ‘Karibu Kenya Feeling’ and ‘Jambo greeting’ vibes. Kiondo is a handwoven handbag made from sisal with leather trimmings.
Ghanaian Elephant Grass Tote Bag
Ghanaian elephant grass tote bags are popular for their beauty and durability. Skilled artisans in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana make them using thick and durable elephant grass in black and natural beige colors. They are plentiful in most of the Ghanaian flea markets and due to handcrafting, the customers should expect some variations in size and color.