The tatreez motif embroidered on this bag is called “Tents of the Elite Society” (Khaem El Basha in Arabic).
El Basha was the name associated with the elite society during the Ottoman empire.
Product Details: Tote measures 19″ x 17″. Locally sourced cotton
Ethical goods from Palestine, fair trade certified by Fair Trade Federation. 100% hand-embroidered and handcrafted in Palestine. Darzah is a non-profit helping create long-term job opportunities for women in Palestine. “We aim to empower these women by providing them with training and job opportunities. Women in the West Bank have historically dealt with lack of economic opportunity and gender inequality. Your support and understanding mean the world to us and make a genuine difference in the lives of our artisan partners in Palestine. Join us on our quest to empower women today.”