Maryale Garza's Profile

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I was born & raced in Mexico. My biggest influence is my smart and talented mother, from who I learned to admire and love textiles and design. I enjoy learning about other cultures and recently I have been working for a philanthropic organization.

Since I was younger I loved traveling around Mexico and seeing the beautiful colors and hand craft items that transmit happiness and color to life.

I came up with ixtile this year(2015). The name comes from 'ix' which means goddess in 'nahuatl' one of the many dialects that are spoken in Mexico. ixtile is a combination of indigenous roots with a fusion of the word 'textile'.

ixtile purses are an upgraded design of what is an old weaving tradition. All purses are woven by indigenous women artisans of Mexico. Your purchase supports the artisan woven work…

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  • Born on August 10
  • Joined April 23, 2013

About

I was born & raced in Mexico. My biggest influence is my smart and talented mother, from who I learned to admire and love textiles and design. I enjoy learning about other cultures and recently I have been working for a philanthropic organization.

Since I was younger I loved traveling around Mexico and seeing the beautiful colors and hand craft items that transmit happiness and color to life.

I came up with ixtile this year(2015). The name comes from 'ix' which means goddess in 'nahuatl' one of the many dialects that are spoken in Mexico. ixtile is a combination of indigenous roots with a fusion of the word 'textile'.

ixtile purses are an upgraded design of what is an old weaving tradition. All purses are woven by indigenous women artisans of Mexico. Your purchase supports the artisan woven work of indigenous communities. I am very excited and happy to be able to expose these work to you and I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.

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