Soft and supple faux suede Italian Red Pepper Cosmetics bag feels like butter in your hand and is perfect for cosmetics and sundry items. Measures 8" wide by 5" high.
Top zipper closure includes our signature accent — a real Italian purple fava bean. Handmade in southern California by artisan Carmen Gundelach. Exclusive Studio Romano Italian Red Pepper design on both sides.
According to Italian legend, the Italian fava bean was used as fodder for cattle in Sicily during a famine and was also prepared by farmers at their own table. They considered themselves "lucky" to have them. Ever since, the Italian fava bean has become known as the "lucky bean." The story continues . . . keep one with you so you'll never go broke and one for your pantry so you will never go hungry. Comes with a legend story card and gift box.