• Filters
  • Filters
$26.00

This striking textile is a Guatemala icon!  It is called Corte and it is part of a Mayan woman’s traditional dress.  The unique pattern and texture is created on a foot loom by weaving together different hand-dyed yarns.  We love it for its heathered appearance and try to take every chance we can to re-invent it.  This bag comfortably houses your hair accessories for travel. To add modernity and whimsy, we professionally embroidered each one; “Good Hair Day” and we hope you always have a great hair day! We are certain it will become a staple in your packing routine for years to come. 

 Details:

  • Material is 100% cotton, hand combed and naturally dyed in Guatemala
  • Travel bags are constructed and sewn by our artisan tailors in Guatemala
  • Drawstring closure with toggle
  • Professional embroidery with stabilizer backing to ensure a tight and secure design
  • Approximate size dimensions:10” wide x 14” tall
  • Care instructions: machine wash in cold water on delicate cycle, lay flat to dry
  • As with anything handmade, each piece is unique and there will be slight variations in size, color and design
$32.00

This striking textile is a Guatemala icon!  It is called Corte and it is part of a Mayan woman’s traditional dress.  The unique pattern and texture is created on a foot loom by weaving together different hand-dyed yarns.  We love it for its heathered appearance and try to take every chance we can to re-invent it.  These travel bags come in a set, and to add modernity and whimsy, we professionally embroidered each one; “Wear Me” for clean unmentionables and “Wash Me” for unmentionables ready for the laundry. We are certain they will become staples in your packing routine for years to come. 

 Details:

  • Material is 100% cotton, hand combed and naturally dyed in Guatemala
  • Travel bags are constructed and sewn by our artisan tailors in Guatemala
  • Drawstring closure with toggle
  • Professional embroidery with stabilizer backing to ensure a tight and secure design
  • Approximate size dimensions:10” wide x 14” tall
  • Care instructions: machine wash in cold water on delicate cycle, lay flat to dry
  • As with anything handmade, each piece is unique and there will be slight variations in size, color and design
$3.00 $6.00
School spirit abounds when you sport your colors with this irresistible 5 tier tassel! Clip it to your keys, your backpack or your rearview mirror and always be a fan! Made entirely in the Highlands of Guatemala from Lana yarn. We worked directly with our female artisan partners to design these game day pompoms, allowing an entire village to earn a fair wage while being able to stay home and care for their children.

Details:
  • 100% cotton thread and 100% handmade
  • Lobster claw clasp makes it easy to attach to your bag or keys
  • Approximate size dimensions: 9 ½” tall x 2 ½” wide
  • As each tassel is one-of-a-kind and handmade, there may be slight variations in color, size and design.
$8.00 $12.00
Shimmery and subtle beads combine to create a unique statement piece on your wrist that will bring an added punch to any outfit. Each bracelet has 24 strands with over 2700 tiny beads. It is hand-beaded and strung, one at a time, on a sturdy metal wire. It can take up to 4 hours to complete each uniquely lovely piece. We worked alongside talented artisans in Santiago, Guatemala to merge together a traditional craft with modern design. Enjoy these shimmery bracelets while you honor and celebrate the Mayan hands that strung them.

Details:
  • Each bracelet is made of Czech glass beads
  • Metal wire is used for strength and durability
  • One size fits most with adjustable loops for closure
  • Approximate size dimensions: 8” long at largest fitting/7.25” at smallest fitting x 2.25” wide
  • To keep shine and shimmer, occasionally wipe with a dry, soft cloth
  • As with anything handmade, no two are exactly alike and there may be slight variations in size and color
$16.00
Shimmery and subtle beads combine to create a unique statement piece on your wrist that will bring an added punch to any outfit. This has been a favorite and we continue to update it and make it relevant from season to season. Each bracelet has 24 strands with over 2700 tiny beads. It is hand beaded and strung, one at a time, on sturdy metal wire. It can take up to 4 hours to complete each uniquely lovely piece. We worked alongside talented artisans in Santiago, Guatemala to merge together a traditional craft with modern design. Enjoy these shimmery bracelets while you honor and celebrate the Mayan hands that strung them.

Details:
  • Each bracelet is made of Czech glass beads
  • Metal wire is used for strength and durability
  • One size fits most with adjustable loops for closure
  • Approximate size dimensions: 7.5” long at largest fitting/6.75” long at smallest fitting x 2.25” wide
  • To keep shine and shimmer, occasionally wipe with a dry, soft cloth
  • As with anything handmade, no two are exactly alike and there may be slight variations in size and color

$36.00
Transition to spring with our crisp and graphic black and white canastas! We believe classic designs and colors always rule the day, and these baskets hit both notes perfectly. Guatemalan women carry canastas to market and we were so inspired by its utilitarian simplicity. We set out to weave timeless style and functionality together and worked directly with a family of master weavers to create canastas that will take you to the market and beyond. Each canasta comes with a colorful pom-pom also handmade by the same family.

Details:
  • 100% recycled plastic thread
  • Plastic is widely recycled and environmentally friendly
  • Lightweight, super-strong, impact and weather-resistant
  • Large Canasta: approximate size dimensions:14” wide x 13” tall x 6” deep; handle drop: 6”
  • Petite Canasta: approximate size dimensions:12” wide x 10” tall x 4” deep; handle drop: 4.5”
  • Care instructions: wipe with a damp cloth
  • As with anything handmade, each piece is unique and there will be slight variations in size, color, and design

$600.00
True art and craft combine to make this exquisite, one-of-a-kind, hand embroidered vintage ceremonial huipil. An incredibly rare find, this textile was created in San Mateo, Ixtatlan, located in the western highlands of Guatemala. Its brightly colored, hand-dyed cotton threads are hand embroidered on a double thickness of cotton fabric. This huipil is completely reversible, an indication of its value and rarity. The beautiful artisan hands that created this elaborate textile devoted up to one year to complete this masterpiece. They are no longer being produced due its complex construction and extensive hours of labor. This special piece would grace any home and make a stunning statement. Treasure it as well as the story it tells.

Details:
  • 100% cotton threads
  • Made entirely by artisan hands in San Mateo, Ixtatlan
  • Approximate size dimensions: 40” w x 29.5” t, folded in half
  • Due to the nature of the textiles, we recommend dry cleaning only
$17.25 $69.00

The colorful corte textile is the skirt worn by indigenous Mayan women in Guatemala. We source these textiles from markets in the Highlands and look for vintage, well-loved, well-worn pieces. Once we fall in love with the textiles and the stories, we carefully wash and dry the textiles and then set out to create one-of-a-kind pillows. This circus stripe lumbar pillow is just the right balance of color and whimsey! Mix and match them for an eclectic look or to dress a stately bed. We hope these pillows will remind you of the beautiful Guatemalan women that once wore the corte as you enjoy them in your home.

Pillow insert not included. Coordinating pillow inserts are available in our online store.

Details:

  • Both textiles are pre-washed, 100% cotton
  • Approximate size dimensions: 41” l x 16” w
  • Professionally finished with an invisible zipper
  • Due to the nature of the contrasting textiles, we recommend dry cleaning only



translation missing: en.general.search.loading