Please also check out our sister site maryfair.com; where there are some Ixchel exclusives, joggers & new hoodies, which we don’t carry ourselves.
Our Fashion Bag Collection; from the Patchwork Corduroy bags that made us famous, to our ever growing line of artesanal bags, made from a world of hand-made fabrics, treadle loomed, back-strap woven, brocaded, embroidered (hand and computerized) and appliqued. We offer Book bags, Saddle bags, Shoulder bags, Bucket bags & Messenger bags, we try to offer a bag for everyone and every style.
This roomy saddle bag is made of hand woven mercerized cotton,with our new 9 - color digital embroidery mushroom panorama and hand woven fringe. Media pocket on the strap, stash pocket. 12"x14" Embroidery comes in Blue, Green or Café, the hand woven cotton of the bag matches the embroidery color, the handwoven patterns in the fabric are all unique from bag to bag.
$29.00Another Version of our "4 Seasons" Embroidered Tree of Life, this is the 'Erica' bag, 11"x10", in our dyed basket-weave cotton with 9 color embroidery. in Green, Blue, or Café
$35.00We did these diagonal contrasting fabric stripes on other pieces with other fabrics before, so thought they would look good with our basket weave cotton and native brocade. This is the big (19" x 12" x 7"deep) version, with wide strap, inside and concealed pockets. Available in three colors.
$28.00Our Erica bag in textured basket weave cotton with Mayan two headed eagle embroidery. Available in three colors, with matching embroidery. Satin lined, not constructed like our other bags to give it a loose casual drape, with a wide shoulder strap, and our concealed pocket. $28.00
A new style and shape in backpacks/field bags for us; this one is in durable waffle weave nylon canvas, with genuine leather straps and handles, and hand brocade decoration on the pockets. In black only. $48
$36.00Our full size saddle bag in patchwork corduroy, with Ganja leaves and flowers embroidered across the front, must be a million embroidery stitches, we lost count.In three colors of corduroy, Green,Blue & Cafe, $36.00
$24.50One of our New for 2015 bags, the 'Erica bag in a soft, bucket-style bag, 11"x10" with an inside pocket. It comes in three colors of our dyed basket-weave cotton, accented with patches of native brocade. In Green, Blue & Café.
We hope everyone likes this one! Our "Erika" bag; a soft bucket styled bag, with an extra wide and long shoulder strap, and ganja leaves and flowers lovingly embroidered across the front. In hand woven native Ikat.
As shown, $36.00
$28.00Our Erica bag style has has been a success in every fabric and decoration we have done, this one is in our basket weave textured cotton, with a new mushroom embroidery. In three colors, $28.00
$30.00A small version of the saddle bag in our textured basket weave and native brocaded cotton, in three colors, still big enough (13"W x 9"H x 5"deep) to carry essentials.
Our new faux leather Doctor's bag, with a big Mountain scene embroidered and appliqued on the sides. Comes in rugged, textured faux leather adjustable shoulder strap, two hand straps, quality metal rings, buckles and zipper. In Cafe or Green corduroy. $56.00
The first of our new-for-2017 accessories in faux leather. We worked on these quite a bit, sourcing the right type of cruelty-free imitation leather with a rugged authentic look. This doctors bag style is decorated with beautiful hand brocade from Highland Guatemala, we sourced the best pieces we could find for this collection, with quality plated metal studs, rings and snap hooks. Adjustable strap and two big handles. Roomy at 14"x9"x8", with an inside zipper organizer, Comes assorted, option images by email upon request.
$29.00We brought back this old favorite, it was decommissioned for a couple years, but we have re done the mountain embroidery and applique into a whole mountain landscape. On patchwork corduroy, in green, blue or café, 11"x 11", constructed with foam innerliners, with media pocket and concealed pocket
A traditional native artesanal piece; 100% Cotton yard hand crocheted into these durable bucket style bags; each one sold as unique variants, so you know you are getting the one you like.
13" H x 10", round
Made by individual artisans in our own neighborhood of El Quiche province; Guatemala.
Sold Out - $35.00
New for 2016! We did a new colorful mushroom design for this year, in soft cotton corduroy, with a long strap, inside pocket and concealed pocket.
Available only in Basket weave cotton right now- same colors, same style- coming back in corduroy spring 2017!
$28.00Another new-for-2016 bag, with our Mayan two headed eagle embroidered on soft corduroy, three colors, with matching colored embroidery. Satin lined , not constructed to give it a loose casual drape with a wide shoulder strap.
A new version of our medium size saddle bag, in all hand woven & brocaded native cotton. We carefully purchase and sort small bolts of the best examples of native weaving, and then carefully match them for color compatibility.
The result is a brightly colored and textured map of the Mayan Highlands!
In Green, Blue & Café tones, but ALL WILL VARY
If you have a color, or colors, in mind, send us an email and we'll send images to choose from, or just let us pick!
$35.00We are doing Beach Bags again for summer 2016, this one is in a unique hand woven cotton, with our new Mayan two headed eagle, a mythical creature from Mayan legend most commonly seen on the finger brocade work from the regions of Nahualá and Tac Tíc. Since we like everything to be consistent, we copied a nice example of the woven design and did it on our computerized embroidery machines, making it Hi Tech Folk Art, in the best Ixchel tradition. Comes accented in our basket weave cotton on the straps and base. In Assorted colors, so we'll put up unique variants in a little bit, meanwhile, here it is.
Our "Four Seasons" bag with Tree-Of-Life embroidered on hand-woven cotton.
The same digital embroidery we use on our other "Four-Seasons" bags, in mercerized native Ikat. Sold Assorted.
$29.00Our "Four Seasons" bag with a Tree-Of-Life hand-embroidered on corduroy. 11"x11", long strap, media & concealed pocket. Blue, green, or cafe.
Our popular corduroy and brocade saddle bag, 14"x18", with secure zipper side pockets, media & stash pocket, individual colors will vary.
To make this version of our medium size saddle bag, we chose bolts of hand brocaded native fabric, and matched them up with our new textured basket weave cotton, dyed in house to come out just the way we wanted it!
In Green, Blue & Café tones, as always, the handwoven fabrics WILL VARY. 17"x101/2" satin lined, wide patchwork strap, concealed pocket in the strap. $32.00
$25.00Great for summer adventures, backpacking, Music Festivals, work or play! 7 pockets, big and small. Snaps on pockets, now with hook & loop waist closure. Fits 30" to 36" waist sizes
$27.007 pockets, velcro adjustable waist band, with beautiful brocade trim. Comes in assorted unique colors, in three color groups, available by color.
Our new Terrapin applique, this one on hand woven Ikat. 10"x10" media pocket, concealed pocket, three colors of hand woven fabric- NOTE: all our handwoven products come in three color groups, but they are made from small bolts of handwoven fabric, each one is different so individual pieces will vary
Another style from our "Peace bag" collection, this one is hand embroidered on hand woven cotton. 10"x10" with long shoulder strap, media pocket, and (of course) stash pocket.
Our Famous corduroy saddle bag
Mushroom appliqued and embroidered on 10"x10" patchwork corduroy book bag.
Large (12"15") patchwork bucket bag in tie dye & corduroy. The Tie Dye fabric is razor cut to reveal the corduroy color underneath.
Long strap, stash pocket. In blue or green corduroy.
Tie-dyed peace sign embroidered on 6" x 8" black corduroy passport purse with tie-dyed accents. Main pocket and front pocket with zippered closures. Cord shoulder strap.
Holiday Price! $5.00!
$35.00Beautifully textured brocade and cotton corduroy saddle bag with tons of nook and crannies! Shoulder strap with cell phone holder, front button pocket, two side pockets with zipper and Velcro closure, inside organizer, media pocket and a concealed pocket. Perfect for travel! Satin lined. Our largest saddle bag at 18" x 14".
$15.00Glass beads in a 3/4" wide braided strand, studded with crystals, with three crystals form a pendant on the bottom. A simple but elegant piece, in 9 color variants.