There are many elements that define this tote. From the mother and child giraffes to the metallic adinkra symbols that subtly adorn the top and bottom of this tote, this handbag is a collection favorite.
A string of beads including obsidian, tiger eye, aventurine, and brass.
Mama | Tote
6.5'' handle drop
Maximum shoulder strap length: 27''
Interior pockets: two zip and one slip
Exterior pockets: one zip
Dimensions: 17"W x 10"H x 5.5"D
Sabali is a term of endearment, meaning "patience" in bambara. the bambara people are an ethnic group located in Mali, Guinea, Burkina Faso & Senegal. They are known for creating Bògòlanfini, More commonly known as mudcloth.
The Sabali Collection incorporates the beauty of this African textile in unique & creative ways. Each purse was hand-painted, stenciled, & block printed using acrylic leather paint. Handmade metal, glass, wooden, & crystal beads are also incorporated into each design.
Animals, mudcloth patterns, plants, & adinkra symbols are used to represent the natural patterns, proverbs & parables that exist in our everyday lives.
Sabali Collection is rooted in African symbology, spirituality, & celebration.