Quavaro sells affordable, ethically-made, stylish leather and canvas bags

Husband and wife Cesar and Pial Vega started their small business Quavaro in 2017 at Washington, DC’s Eastern Market Flea Market.

Today, the couple operate a retail store via a historic row house in Eastern Market, the two mind a physical shop selling Quavaro’s line of handmade leather goods for men and women.

Their team is also ramping up an online platform that sells their goods and showcases their factory, team and impact in Mexico, where the goods are made.

Shop Quavaro and support their team in Washington, DC and artisans in Mexico.


About Jake

Jake is passionate about exploring entrepreneurs' global journeys. He founded Modern Fellows in 2012 to get to know the entrepreneurs behind the innovative brands helping men dress sharp in the digital age.  Jake has written about entrepreneurship, international business and/or fashion for outlets including Business Week, Forbes, Inc., Details Style Syndicate and Primer Magazine, and has provided analysis on international business for BBC Radio, NBC News, CNN and Time Magazine.

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