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Behind the Labels – Bohemian Diesel Interview by Sabrina Diesel   Who is behind The Native Market and where do you call home?Laura, the founder, a digital strategist and social entrepreneur from Colombia passionate about marketing and helping out vulnerable communities in her home country. Home: Barranquilla, Colombia.  Tell us about The Native Market and the Latin American artisans you work with!The Native Market is a place where you can find unique, autochthonous handmade products representing the cultures of Colombia and other Latin American countries. Artisans are the indigenous women of a tribe in the northern region of Colombia: La Guajira, called the  Wayuu Tribe.We practice...

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BY: LAURA MAZUREK- BOHO COLLECTIVE I am happy to share with you The Native Market, a company who works directly with artisans from Colombia and other South American countries, who create 100% handcrafted products.  They do fair trade and give back to these communities who are living in poor conditions.  They seek to empower the female artisans through their art by preserving their traditions and building a stable source of income for them to provide for their families.  I am showcasing their Wayuu Tierra Bag.  Most of their Wayuu bags are full of color and life, featuring bold patterns and...

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by Charlie Barnett   Many of us strive to sport something with an earthen spirit while always keeping the hip fashionable charm. Especially for our short travel stints, a splash of colours with our modern and drab outfit often seems invaluable. Exactly, that is where dazzling, colourful and expressly fashionable Mochila bags come to our aid. Yes, with these handcrafted bags produced by Wayuu tribe in the Colombian countryside you literally can sport a fiesta of festive colours with exquisite and raw earthen feel in its textures and prints. No wonder that these bright-hued fashionable bags would become one of...

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by RALEIGH BURGAN  eonline.com Have a little fun with your fashion this summer! Hang one from your bag like Kendall Jenner or trim your clothes with many—whichever way you want to go about it, just do...because pom-poms are making a serious comeback.  Chances are you've been attempting to add color to your wardrobe, but every "investment piece" you come across just makes sense in your go-to blacks, grays, whites and denims, right? Guaranteed, this trend will make committing to a little color easy on you. Accessorize your best accessory—we're talking about handbags, people. You can choose to hang a simple key chain from your...

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taken from GLAMOUR Magazine Forget fringing and florals this summer; your summer look requires pompoms. Colourful, fun and cheerful, pompoms may not be cool, but they are kitsch and that's why we like them. You can't take yourself seriously and wear pompoms, which is an appealing idea in itself.  Even the catwalks are in agreement - at Guccim shoes came with pompom lace-up ties, while Fendi's pompom keyrings have reached cult status - even Cara Delevingne has one. Then there's Elina Linardaki's hand-made lace-up sandals, also covered with pompoms - an essential in any fashion editor's holiday wardrobe this season. We...

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