Grey Natural Fibers Rug

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This rug is a heritage from the Zapotecs culture, made from scratch, in Teotitlan del Valle Oaxaca, a small town that has been passing this technique from generation to generation. Artisans prepare the wool by washing the fibers and beating it with rods of yagalan, a very strong wood from the trees in the region, then they colored the wool using a special blend of natural dyes made from plants, insects and minerals. Size: 24×34 inches

$75.00

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Availability: 1 in stock

FAIR TRADE

Yes

HANDMADE

Yes

COMMUNITY

Teotitlan

ELABORATION

68 hours

This rug is a heritage from the Zapotecs culture, made from scratch, in Teotitlan del Valle Oaxaca, a small town that has been passing this technique from generation to generation. Artisans prepare the wool by washing the fibers and beating it with rods of yagalan, a very strong wood from the trees in the region, then they colored the wool using a special blend of natural dyes made from plants, insects and minerals. Size: 24×34 inches

SHOP RESPONSIBLY

Meaningful Shopping: At getting this piece you can be sure not only that you are getting a one a kind beautiful piece but also you are making an impact in the artisan and his family by helping them to make a living and to preserve their techniques that have been in their families for generations.

Sustainable: This piece was made all-natural and is eco-friendly, nothing is automatical everything is made by hand, the artisan uses only natural materials, things from the same land and organic pigments to create the pieces.

Fairtrade: The artisans that made this piece were well paid. We highly value their work and treat it with respect and admiration.

Handmade: This piece is unique, 100% handmade.

SHIPPING & RETURN

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