This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Woven in rich blue, this set of placemats and napkins is a welcomed guest at the dinner table. From Nu'Kem Association of Textile Artisans, the six cotton placemats and napkins are handwoven on a traditional back strap loom and finished by hand.Product Features:
Story Behind the Art:
- Color: Blue
- Pattern: Geometric
- Material: 100-percent cotton
- Placemat dimensions: 20 inches long x 13 inches wide
- Napkin dimensions: 12 inches long x 12 inches wide
- Care instructions: Machine wash separately in cold water
- Sert includes: Six placemats, six napkins
In the Q'echi Maya language, Nu'Kem means 'My Loom.' The association is a dream come true for 12 women seeking a better life and income. Together, they buy thread in bulk and have received training in style and design. All work on Guatemala's traditional backstrap loom to create their extraordinary textiles.What is Worldstock?The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.Imported
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