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Colotenango Handwoven Brocade Corte / Blanket / Tablecloth / Textile

Colotenango Handwoven Brocade Corte / Blanket / Tablecloth / Textile

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$220.00

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Overview

  • Vintage handmade item
  • Length: 80 Inches
  • Width: 37.5 Inches
  • Material: Cotton
  • Can be personalized: No
  • Design: Striped
  • Favorited by: 3 people
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Description

This stunning textile was handmade by a Guatemalan artisan using a backstrap loom with added brocade embroidery.

Each region of Guatemala has their own unique textile design. Like other aspects of the culture, the designs change with time. Guatemalan weavers know a textile’s region and age by the design. This textile is from the Colotenago region and is approximately 25 years old.

It was originally a corte (wrap skirt) but can function as a blanket, tablecloth, or large textile for sewing projects. It is currently in one large tube shape and measures 40 x 37.5 inches, but could be opened to measure 80 x 37.5 inches.

100% cotton


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Thread Caravan hosts artisan adventures around the world. We currently offer a textile tours in Guatemala, Oaxaca and Panama.

Learn more about our trips on our website and our social media pages:
www.threadcaravan.com
www.instagram.com/threadcaravan
www.facebook.com/threadcaravan
www.pinterest.com/threadcaravan
This stunning textile was handmade by a Guatemalan artisan using a backstrap loom with added brocade embroidery.

Each region of Guatemala has their own unique textile design. Like other aspects of the culture, the designs change with time. Guatemalan weavers know a textile’s region and age by the design. This textile is from the Colotenago region and is approximately 25 years old.

It was originally a corte (wrap skirt) but can function as a blanket, tablecloth, or large textile for sewing projects. It is currently in one large tube shape and measures 40 x 37.5 inches, but could be opened to measure 80 x 37.5 inches.

100% cotton


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Thread Caravan hosts artisan adventures around the world. We currently offer a textile tours in Guatemala, Oaxaca and Panama.

Learn more about our trips on our website and our social media pages:
www.threadcaravan.com
www.instagram.com/threadcaravan
www.facebook.com/threadcaravan
www.pinterest.com/threadcaravan

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Thread Caravan does not issue refunds for purchases.

Please keep in mind *all* items are *handmade*. It is normal that there will be small imperfections (loose threads, edges that are not perfectly straight, etc.). This is part of the handmade aesthetic and gives it character.

If there are any larger issues such as holes or stains, we will note that in the product description and include a photo of the imperfection.

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We currently only offer shipping within the United States. All items are shipped Priority Mail via USPS. This comes with a tracking number and $50 insurance. If you'd like to insure your item for more, please let us know and we will add the cost to shipping. Thread Caravan is not responsible for lost or damaged goods, so please make sure you have desired insurance.

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