Remolacha Blanket - Multi Color
Its striking bright colors and cozy wool blend make this blanket an instant favorite. This fabric showcases the artisanal pedal-loom method using the artisans’ feet to alternately lift and lower the thread. Woven in a small home workshop, supplying fair wages to indigenous cooperatives.
The Remolacha Blanket makes the perfect gift as a unique, versatile piece that you will treasure for a lifetime. Cuddle up, take it on a picnic, suntan on the beach, display it on a bed, or throw it on your favorite chair. You’ll wonder how you ever lived without one.
Every Hiptipico blanket is handmade by Maya 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 female artisans in rural Guatemala, aiding in their quest to escape poverty.
Standard Full Size Bedding
Origin: Panajachel, Sololá
Ethnicity: Maya Kaqchiquel
Ofelia and her family have a quaint home workshop and local storefront in Panajachel. Over the years, she and her husband have acquired an impeccably-curated collection of Mayan textiles that they use to elaborate unique designs with unbeatable craftsmanship. Ofelia is passionate about incorporating traditional Mayan tipico textiles into her designs and passing the artisan culture down to their four children. Ofelia makes a vital contribution to the family business through sourcing textiles, weaving new embroideries and designing unique bags.