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Kitenge Case, Southwest

Regular price $18.00 USD
Regular price $39.00 USD Sale price $18.00 USD

This large Kitenge Case is handcrafted by women in Rwanda from high-quality wax print fabrics that are sourced in local markets. This ample case is fully lined in plastic and can be used for so many purpose including cosmetics, toiletries, project bag and lunches. Whether you are traveling or creating, you will love the versatility of this wonderful case.

Umutima Cooperative in Kigali, Rwanda was created to address gender-based violence, gender inequality and discrimination. Their mission is to provide education and vocational training to women who do not have the means to pay for such training on their own, so that they can gain better opportunities for employment.

“Umutima,” means “heart” in Kinyarwanda.

  • Structured boxed shape measures approximately 9" L x 6.5" T x 9.5" W
  • Fully open zipper closure 
  • Actual kitenge pattern placement varies on each case
  • Carrying handle with handwoven sweetgrass ornamental baubles
  • Clear plastic lining
  • Outer shell 100% cotton