Ethno-Interpreted Classic - 100% Handmade Clutch Bag in Leather with Rare Miao Antique Embroidery
This exquisite clutch bag is a real textile gem. Handcrafted from ox black leather by Miao lady artists, it is rarely decorated with unique Miao embroidery artwork retrieved form a 50-years-old Costume to add a rare flavour to its chic appeal!
Ethnic Oriental Luxury
This sleek and handy bag gives off your womanly vibes, with a pink peony design softly blossoming on the dark surface. It comes with 3 pockets, a zip closure and a wrist-strap to let you walk hands-free. Pair it with a black Cheongsam Qipao dress for a 100% Oriental look or a cocktail dress to upgrade your formal style. Match it with jeans and red décolleté for a casual night out.
About Miao Antique Embroidery
Each bag is created by Miao women of Guizhou, Southwest China. Miao embroidery art is worldly sought after for its tremendous artistic value. Since the age of 6 years Miao women learn the 14+ techniques of this millennial art to create the traditional apparel. The intricate design reflects Miao rich identity with its abstract natural and mystic patterns. Today, Miao textile art risks disappearing as Miao youth move to the city. In 2006 the Chinese Government aligned with UNESCO enlisted Miao Costume in the national Intangible Cultural Heritage for its contribution to cultural diversity and human creativity.
Measurement: 8.3 x 4.3 x 1.6 inch
Material: Ox leather
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With this purchase you support Interact China, a social enterprise improving the livelihood of marginalised ethnic people by promoting their artistry and culture worldwide. We travel around China and Southeast Asia and work directly with local artisans to bring their unique handicrafts at your door. Thanks for supporting us!