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The Wayuu Artisan Industry

The Wayuu Artisan Industry Who are the Wayuu? The Wayuu artisan people are the largest indigenous manufacturing community of the Americas. Most tribesmen and women reside along the northern territory of Colombia and Venezuela. The official authorities report over 270.000 people belonging to the indigenous group living in Colombia alone. The Wayuu are descendants of the […]

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TV Show Buenas features Wayuu Market by reporter Laura Montero

Buenas from Telecaribe features Wayuu Market  

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Wayuu fashion-model making it big in New York City

Interview: Wayuu fashion-model Annie Barros Wayuu fashion-model Annie Barros talks to us about how it all started for her and how she got to model for some very important fashion designers in New York City The Wayuu are the largest indigenous community living in Colombia and Venezuela. Annie, please tell us a little about your […]

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Wayuu Market, a business that positions Wayuu handcrafts nationally and internationally (Publication)

Wayuu Market, a business that positions Wayuu handcrafts from La Guajira, Colombia, nationally and internationally Original publication titled”Wayuu Market, emprendimiento que posiciona artesanías guajiras a nivel nacional e internacional” 11/30/18 by Mary Ramirez “Majestic, heading the southern atlas, like a pedestal representing a kingdom (bis), wearing, with ease and elegance, a giant dress and jewelry […]

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20 Celebrities that love ethnic Wayuu Bags, #9 and #15 will shock you!

#1 Shakira Evidently, Shakira as a Colombian and overall as a “costeña” (coastal) has an extensive collection of Wayuu bags, and we get to see them from time to time. The most iconic picture is the one with her beautiful baby and the bright blue Wayuu mochila bag.

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The Best Place to Buy Wholesale Wayuu Bags

The Wayuu Market is the favorite place for Wayuu Bag lovers and the best place to buy wholesale Wayuu Bags all over the world. The Wayuu Market Shop gathers some of the best Wayuu artisans in La Guajira, Colombia, all in one place. Thus you have a pick at exclusive designs, color combinations, and new styles […]

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How did Traditional Wayuu Hats Look Like

The Wayuu Hat A symbol of power, knowledge, and social status The significance of Wayuu Hats Wayuu Hats are as important as any other working tool or accessory people need to carry on daily activities. The universal use of hats, not only as a protective garment but a cultural symbol, widely spreads to all corners […]

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The Wayuu Market

All About The Wayuu MarketDirectly from their hands to yoursHi! Welcome to the Wayuu Market, an artisan centered marketplace dedicated to the Wayuu Artisan Industry.  We manage all the marketing, processing,  logistics, and shipping all for free for the artisans and they get to have their very own digital shop for free. Thus, the millenary weavers […]

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Welcome to the Wayuu Market. We have detected you are in the USA.

The website is in English and USA Dollars but, all items are shipped from our Non-Profit in Riohacha, Colombia.

You will be able to purchase your items with USA payment methods and items will be delivered in 4 business days 

Import TAXES are applied to the shipment if the product total and shipping cost exceeds $800 USD.

We leave the WayuuMarket.com Fee off the invoice and your order total will not include that amount for imports.

*All items are sold on a consignment basis with the relationships Wayuu-Mochila-Bags.com has made since 2015