- Bright, colorful, and 100% organic cotton
- Lightweight, double-pull closure
- Hand-embroidered by Maya women
- Fair trade - make a difference
- Fits both 1/4'' and 1/8'' thick mats
While doing yoga, want to make a difference in the world? First, you'll help provide income to Maya women from the Maya Mountains in Belize, as each piece is hand-embroidered by one of these amazing artisans who are paid for each embroidery on a Fair Trade basis, helping to reduce poverty among the Mayas. Second, these bags are made of eco-friendly, organic, 65% cotton and 35% polyester and low-impact dyes, helping keep our world cleaner and toxic free.
On top of it all, they are unique, eye-catching, and high quality bags. Measuring 9'' across and 30'' long, these bags hold a yoga mat up to 1/4'' thick and 74'' in length. Want to know what we call them? Resort & Fitness Bags. Yoga Plants or Creature Comforts, each Hand-Embroidered bag. The first bag is embroidered with an image of Bamboo - Bamboo on Khaki; the second is embroidered Navy Gecko - Navy Gecko on Khaki; the third is embroidered with an image of a Praying Mantis - Praying Mantis on Orange; fourth is an embroidered Lotus - Lotus on Lipstick Pink.
Best of all, you have a double-pull, easy closure at the top, a roomy bag, and it can be carried across your back or over your arm. What else could you ask for? Well, if you would like to know who embroidered the bag for you, each bag is signed on a label on the back, bringing you even closer to the creation of your very own, one-of-a-kind, hand-embroidered mat bag. So, all that's left is for you to enjoy the bag and continue with yoga.
You're helping to alleviate poverty and educate the Maya children while preserving traditional Maya artisan skills.