A funky twist on your traditional high-top sneaker. Crafted using genuine leather and traditional woven materials showcasing the artisanal pedal-loom method using the artisans’ feet to alternately lift and lower the thread. Woven in a small home workshop in San Antonio Palopo, supplying fair wages to indigenous cooperatives.
This unisex style is festival-ready or offers a wild pop of color to any ordinary outfit. Visit here for size conversion.
Every Hiptipico sneaker is handmade by Mayan artisans which produces one-of-a-kind variations. This makes them uniquely charming and distinct from factory-made accessories.
Give Back: Your purchase provides a dignified job opportunity to indigenous artisans in rural Guatemala, aiding in their quest to escape poverty.
This item is made-to-order in Guatemala and delivery is approximately 6 weeks. Please allow extra transit time for international destinations.
≫ ≫ Every product is handmade and is therefore subject to variation. If you would like to specify coloring or pattern please leave a note at checkout and we will do our best to accommodate your request with our artisans on the ground.
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If you are unsatisfied with the variation of the item you receive, we are happy to work with you to exchange for a similar item we have in stock. Please note that the exact item you ordered may no longer be available.
≫ ≫ Due to the amount of love, care and time put into making each of our products, we cannot exchange or return if you have simply changed your mind, so please choose your purchase carefully.
Origin: Chichicastenango, Quiché
Ethnicity Maya K'iche'
Manuela proudly carries out the artisanal legacy of her well-known family through her small business in Panajachel. Her family of artisans works alongside numerous highly skilled fair trade workshops allowing her to have access to some of the best handicrafts in all of Guatemala. Meaning her storefront has one-of-a-kind designs made with impeccable techniques. Manuela’s perseverance through difficult times is apparent as she continues to successfully manage her business and support her children even after her husband abandoned them several years ago. She also managed to acquire a scholarship for her two boys to go to private school, which they attend when they’re not helping out at the store.Shop Manuela's collection!