"Jacoute" is a word used to describe a simple bag made from woven plant fiber. In Haiti you can find them in all shapes and sizes. We love this shape because it is just right for carrying a wallet, phone, sunglasses and maybe a teeny tiny swimsuit? ha! Well whatever you decide to carry in your Jacoute, you will make a statement! Each bag comes with a generous tassel made from the fabric "moso" pieces found around the the sewing room. cutting table. Enjoy!