An elegant tropical clutch made from Indonesian Bamboo, hand-woven in wicker style by artisans with traditional skills. The bag is covered in cloth, hand-painted with a motif of a playing Rabbits in the moonlight,landscape of lush forests, by extremely skilled artisans with oriental traditional skills. A Tourmaline in the eye of the rabbit, brings the artwork to life.
This fashionably stylish oriental clutch is functional and equally versatile – perfect for a weekend brunch, a summer night out, a beach escapade and an evening cocktail, all effortlessly elevating a casual yet graceful vibe.
As a process, once the bamboo has been harvested, it is shredded into bamboo fiber strands, before being woven together into various forms. Being a natural material, the organic structure is extremely durable. The technique of weaving the bamboo fibers, ‘wicker’, is a style of weave commonly used for Asian household utility items like baskets and furniture. While it remains popular in antique and vintage designs, it also has modern applications, which Lotus Arts de Vivre pursued in the transformation of this clutch.The rabbit is the fourth animal in the Chinese zodiac. Symbolically, in the Chinese culture, the rabbit is known to be the luckiest out of all the twelve animals. It symbolizes a fine balance of mercy, elegance, and beauty along with the spirit of prosperity, abundance, good luck, and fertility. People who are born in the year of the rabbit are calm and peaceful.
The piece was collectively finished in 1.5 months by over 8 craftsmen and designers involved at the various stages.
Pink Tourmaline : 0.323 ct.
Dimension : 16.5 (H) X 29.2 (L) x 6.20 (W) cm.
Weight : 237.03 g.