Vintage Handwoven Purple Pillow - Guatemala
100% Cotton in purple, maroon, green, blue, salmon, red, orange and yellow
24” x 12”, pillow insert not included
Dry clean or spot clean only
Fair trade and Trade not aid
Supporting fair wages, and education and health care for artisans and families of Aid to Artisans Group
Made from a woman’s vintage “huipil” (blouse) in Guatemala.
Originally handwoven on a backstrap loom in two panels and connected with a decorative “ronda” stitch so that the colors on both side mirror each other.
Found in an open-air market in Chichicastenango, Guatemala
Your purchase provides above fair wages for the artisans in Central America, education scholarships for their children and health care in their communities.
Made with love in Guatemala
Design on front only. Due to the handcrafted nature, each pillow varies slightly