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Ixil Collective

Atardecer Tres Volcanes Pillow Cover

Regular price $79.00 USD
Regular price $89.00 USD Sale price $79.00 USD
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This pillow cover features three lines of volcanos (thus, "tres volcanes" or "three volcanoes"). This motif is typical of the traditional woven blouse (huipil) of San Juan Cotzal. 

It only makes sense that volcanoes feature in designs from Guatemala, whose highlands represent one of the most active fault lines in the world. There are over 35 volcanoes in this small country, three of which are very active to this day.

 Weaver: Teresa
 Technique: Backstrap loom with brocade design
 Time to weave: 2 days
 Seamstress: María
 Origin: Cotzal, El Quiché, Guatemala
 Fits 18 and 20-inch square pillow inserts. 
 Pairs well with the Amanecer Tres Volcanes Pillow Covers
 Materials: 100% Cotton (front), 100% upcycled cotton from
The New Denim Project (back), a Guatemalan denim upcycling initiative.
 Care: Machine wash and dry, delicate cycle, turned inside out

Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review
Alejandra Covarrubias
Excelente service

You have nice designs and the service is very good!
Congratulations for your effort to promote the art of indigenous people from Central America!