Handmade with care in Ethiopia

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Handmade in Ethiopia

Handcrafted bags and accessories in genuine vegetable-tanned Zebu leather and soil-dyed cotton canvas.
Carefully produced in Ethiopia.


High quality,
Low environmental impact

Rugged bags handmade to travel light

Afar is a region of the Horn of Africa where some nomadic populations have managed to adapt to a fascinating but hostile nature. Their equipment has done the same by becoming essential and durable. AFAR handcrafted bags were designed to travel light and to withstand even the harshest African environments.

Authentic, careful and responsible travel bags and accessories

Naturally produced with ethically sourced materials, a guaranteed Fair Trade production