This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Woven by hand, these cheerful placemats use double threads, giving them shape and body in shades of lemon yellow, red, mustard, brown and grape. Featuring tangerine napkins, the set for four is handcrafted by the Yama Aj Chixot Artisan Group.Product Features:
Story Behind the Art:
- Colors: Lemon yellow, red, mustard, brown, grape, tangerine
- Napkin pattern: Stripes
- Material: 100-percent cotton
- Placemats: 20 inches long x 13 inches wide
- Napkins: 12 inches long x 12 inches wide
- Care instructions: Machine wash separately in cold water, dry on low heat cycle
- Sold as set
- Set includes: Four placemats, four napkins
Yama Aj Chixot Artisan Group unites women artisans from San Juan Comalapa in Guatemala. 'In order to become successful, it is very important to be able to help one another. We are Kaqchiquel Maya women in search of our own social and economic empowerment, so that we may break the cycle of poverty. Together, we sow seeds for our children to reap,' says Mirian Otzin, who heads the group.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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