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ITEM#: 13693388This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Woven by hand in a rich shade of scarlet, this colorful table runner is created by members of Guatemala's Weaving Heart Women's Group. The women work in cotton, finishing the table runner with hand-tied fringe.
- Color: Red
- Includes: One table runner
- Materials: 100-percent cotton
- Care instructions: Machine wash in cold water on delicate cycle, dry on low heat
- Dimensions: 60 inches long x 14 inches wide
- Fringe length: 1.6 inches
Story Behind the Art:
Guatemala's Weaving Heart Group has united more than 200 women from San Martin Jilotepeque who have worked together since 2007, keeping alive the Maya tradition of backstrap weaving. 'In addition to weaving, we've learned, taught and implemented many environmentally responsible practices in our workshop and in the homes of the women weavers. Our designs are woven with certified cotton, some of them combined with wood from volunteer plantations governed by the forest laws of Guatemala.
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.
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
|Dimensions||Table runner:60 inches long x 14 inches wide; Fringe: 1.6 inches long|
|Country of Origin||Guatemala|
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Very pretty color, looks great on the dresser in the guest bedroom. Would like it to be two to three inches longer.Read More
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