Black Ikat Travel Bag Created by Women Artisans
Going out for the weekend? You dont have to pack your clothes in an oversized travel bag. We have the perfect lightweight solution for you! This Black Ikat travel bag by Kriti Kala is spacious enough to carry your clothes and accessories comfortably. It even has a zipper pocket inside to keep your books, medicines and other small things safely. Zips on both sides of the bag and various compartment, this could be your perfect travel partner!
Dimensions 50 cm (L) X 9 cm (B) X 11 cm (H)
Contents 1 Ikat designed cotton handbag (black)
Material Ikat cotton bag with zips on the exterior and one long zip pocket on the inside.
Note: As with all upcycled products, the colours are dependent on the available material. So your bag may differ slightly from what is shown here, but the design and overall colour will always be the same.
To provide for their families, women in urban slums often have to give up on their skills in designing, tailoring and art. Kriti Kala is empowering several such families in Hyderabad and providing them with a platform to showcase their artistic talents. The women are trained in hand embroidery as well as financial literacy and armed with an opportunity to uplift themselves.
These useful skills give them access to a social and occupational network. It enables them to develop a sustainable livelihood in a safe environment, improves their quality of life, and builds a sense of agency.
A purchase from Kriti Kala will help you create a twofold impact. With just one click, you are empowering the Hyderabadi slum dwellers to get a sustainable livelihood and earn a respectable income. Since each product by the organisation is made using upcycled, ecofriendly products, you are also adding a green mark in your home and reducing your carbon footprint.
Improving livelihoods, empowering women and reducing the pollution of the environment, by opting for these products, you are making a criticala (Kriti Kala) decision!
Why we like it:
Perfect for a weekend getaway, office trip or a small vacation, these beautiful bags are roomy as well as practical. We always love a traditional print and design and the Ikat designs suit that perfectly. The bags can also be perfect for a travel buff or a new mother! For us, the addon is the socially empowering story behind each story. Go on then, purchase a lovely gift for a loved one and support the underprivileged families in Hyderabad!
Busy with my job and trying to adult, I only have time for short getaways over the weekends. And its tedious to carry a big trolley bag on these short trips. This is why I love the bag its small enough to be carried around comfortably and big enough to carry all my essentials for two days. The zippers on the outside are perfect to keep my wallet and kindle so they are always handy. Also, its so stylish!