Our uber stylish Lola bag is an eye appealing, yet a very functional straw and crochet tote bag. This beautiful crochet handbag has tapered end which gives it an unconventional look. But she is spacious enough for a day out. Trendy fishnet pattern makes her more attractive. The inside is lined with a matching cotton lining.
- Crochet Handbag crafted with Kauna by our skilled women artisans in Manipur (North-East India). Kauna is the Manipuri name for bull rush, a type of water reed.
- Handwoven crocheted exterior and handles made with cotton yarn.
- Cotton inner lining.
Handcrafted and Unique
Every ZIVELI bag is one of a kind, handcrafted using natural materials. Slight colour and size variation may occur as all our products are handmade and that makes each of our pieces truly unique. Want to know more about our products ?! Go ahead, click here
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- Keep the Crochet handbag away from moisture
- If your ZIVELI bag gets dirty, wipe gently with a soft, damp cloth and dry it well
Kauna reed is a perennial grass-like plant that grows all around the world at different temperatures and can grow as tall as 10 feet in shallow water or on marshy land. The plant is naturally resistant to insects. We at ZIVELI work with women in Manipur, to craft our unique Kauna reed bags and baskets.
How this Bag is Made
Crochet is a process of creating fabric by interlocking loops of yarn, thread, etc using a crochet hook. The name derives from the French term crochet which means ‘small hook’. We use double crochet, chain stitch in fishnet pattern and shell stitch to make Our Crochet handbag – Lola
Ethical & Sustainable
ZIVELI started with 50 women artisans 3 years ago and now we work with 200+ Artisans. Since we started our artisan’s monthly income has tripled and they are now guaranteed, regular work for 7-8 months of the year. Their spending power has increased and this has resulted in phenomenal overall development of the region.