AKASHA YOGA PIECES is a yoga accessory company, 100% made in Guatemala, transforming up-cycled hand-woven textiles into unique yoga straps. Each piece is one-of-a-kind, celebrating and preserving this ancient Mayan art form and carrying the stories of its creator within every thread.
Akasha yoga straps are not only a stylish way to transport your mat to-and-from class; they’re also a useful tool that can enhance your practice no matter your level of experience. Akasha yoga straps allow you to fit a pose to your body, helping you achieve correct yoga posture and alignment, by giving length and support to poses.
Akasha Yoga Pieces is the creation of Emily Klein and Luke Della Santa, two nomadic Sydney-siders passionate about yoga, sustainability and supporting the local communities they find themselves a part of. Scouring the bustling markets of Guatemala, they hand-select and create the most striking designs, learning the story of each piece and it's artisan.
JUST AS WE ARE CONSCIOUS OF OUR MOVEMENTS ON THE MAT, WE NOW LIVE IN AN AGE WHERE IT IS IMPERATIVE TO BE CONSCIOUS OF OUR ACTIONS OFF THE MAT; NAMELY, HOW WE SPEND MONEY AND THE FLOW-ON EFFECT THIS HAS ON OUR WELL BEING, THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE PEOPLE WHO CREATE THE PRODUCTS WE PURCHASE. BY MAKING YOUR PURCHASE THROUGH AKASHA YOGA PIECES, YOU CAN BE ASSURED THAT YOUR ACTIONS FLOW-ON TO SUPPORT THE INDIVIDUAL ARTISANS CREATING THESE PIECES.