Since Lombia + Co. began its operations in 2015, it�s main goal has been to provide sustainable and fair trade employment for the artisans they work with. Today, Lombia + Co. works with +150 indigenous female artisans.
�I am so proud that our mission and values resonate with our customers,� explains Jade Longelin, founder of Lombia + Co. �We are founded by women, operated by women, and made for women, our goal is to support and empower each other throughout the entire process."
Lombia + Co. works with the indigenous Wayuu community to create modern designs for the international market. They work side by side with their artisans to provide quality and design at an affordable price.
Jade Longelin explains, �The goal is to create beautiful and well-made pieces at a price everyone can afford. We create luxury for the everyday woman because she deserves it too.�
In the recent article, The Way�u: Colombia�s Most Famous Weavers from Lonely Planet, the travel guide provides a few tips to buying Way�u bags and where to buy them.
"Buying online is also an option, but be sure the company acknowledges the Way�u as the skilled creators and isn't just copying Way�u designs; Lombia + Co [...is a] responsible seller.
Learn more about Lombia + Co.�s mission at https://www.lombia.co/about-lombia-wayuu-bags/