Syria, Sabbara, Zenobia Handmade Bag
Product name: Zenobia
Type of product: Handmade bag with hand-embroidered panel, made by refugee women artisans
Description (story of the item):
Named after an ancient Syrian queen who was famed for ruling wisely and peacefully over a multi-ethnic, multi-faith empire, this bag is all about women's empowerment. It was made by one of our Syrian refugee woman artisans, providing her with a living wage, a supportive community, and a creative outlet for trauma. Perfect for the beach or the high street, this particular bag is made of especially sumptuous and hardy linen. Every stitch of the embroidery is hand-done, and the pattern is based upon traditional Syrian designs, keeping them alive.
Materials: 100% cotton threads on 100% linen.
Measurements / size: 50x30 cm
Availability / stock level: This item is made to order and takes 3 months to make.