The Wayuu artisans
The Legend of Walakeru
We aim to support this treasured skill and support Wayuu weavers. We collaborate with expert craftspeople to design handbags for an international audience.
We treat our craft makers with the same respect as our customers.
About the founder
Our founder, Adriana Archambault is a “citizen of the world”. Born in Bogota, Colombia, she spent her childhood surrounded by South American culture. She then moved to Paris, France, where she lived her teenage years and her young adult life, embracing the French lifestyle.
After receiving a Master’s degree in law and business in France, she worked for French luxury brands in America, Europe, and Asia for more than 15 years. Today, she is based in Tokyo where she supports French businesses in the Japanese market. She founded Aaluna to share Colombian artistry with stylish global customers.
About the designer
Our French designer, Lucie Soriano, has a degree in Plastic Arts and a superior degree in Fashion Design from Studio Berçot, Paris. She has worked for various companies in Paris, Hong Kong, and Tokyo in ready-to-wear and woven accessories for women.
With 10 years of experience in a multicultural environment, she brings her passion for fiber arts as well as a chic French touch to the Aaluna collection.