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World traveler Alex Possenti launches Yanomami in LA. Empowering the indigenous women of Venezuela through manufacturing, ecological materials and fair trade.

Yanomami, from the expression yanõmami thëpë, signifies "human beings”. It also gives name to an indigenous tribe located in the in the Amazon rainforest, on the border between Venezuela and Brazil. The brand offers bohemian bags and hats, hand-made using ecological materials, and empowering women through manufacturing in the Margarita islands of Venezuela.