Handwoven on looms, incredibly sturdy, and in your school colors. This is the bag equivalent to your favorite jeans. Asha messenger bag was proudly created by Dayanand Hand Loom Group in India. As a result of stigma and permanent disabilities, this group of beautiful people are often refused jobs. However, a master weaver taught others how to weave amazing textiles to provide a sustainable income. Dayanand is a Hindi word meaning “kindness” or “joy”, reflecting the spirit of this amazing group. Strap length is 40″, drop is 20″.