This cross-stitch purse is made by the resilient artisans' women of Mang Tha. Mang Tha, a women program of Alliance if Chin Refugees (ACR) was created to improve the living conditions of Chin refugee women.
This handmade purse takes 2-3 days for the women to complete. The artisanal value is greatly appreciated in the intricate hand-work and complicated cross-stitch placement. Take home a piece of craft practiced by the Burmese women today.