We carry handmade backpacks, bags purses and totes from artisans of Central and South America. These artisans carry on their family traditions and culture by making backpacks, bags, purses and totes.Some are handwoven on backstrap looms from the Mayan people of Guatemala. We also have handwoven backpacks, bags, purses and totes from the people of Peru and El Slavador. We also have our own cotton totes that are made from ecofriendly cotton by us CottonroseCompany. All of our backpacks, bags, purses and totes ship to you from the United States. Fair trade imports from South and Centeral America are all makred in each products descriptiion.