Central American Women's Cotton Shawls(32 items)
Featured Reviews on Central American Women's Cotton Shawls
I have reached for this shawl innumerable times due to air conditioners. Perfect to take along ?just in case?. It?s not too bulky but gives me just the layer of warmth I often need. The color combination is a huge plus as it compliments many different outfits.
Its fabulous! I purchased Tradition shawl and I am in complete ah of the stunning workmanship of this woman, the detailed work, and of how beautiful the shawl is whether on or off. I treasure this shawl, for it brings me great joy , and I will wear it with love to Aj Quen for her beautiful outstanding work and for the amazing artist she is who touched my heart. The colors and the quality are both a 10+! The shawl is perfect to wear for dress up times when you want to make a good impression and also for comfort on these chilly spring evenings. Thank you so much!!! Joy
Luisa Villavicencio Cotton apparel and accessories
"All our creations are 100% ecological, 100% natural undyed cotton that reveals the natural shades of the fiber. People are sometimes surprised to learn that we use no dying process at all."
"I'm a Guatemalan woman, born into a family where respect for the environment and for our country's culture have always been a part of our daily life. The story of why I'm here and do what I do is really the story of my whole family... read more
Popular Central American Women's Cotton Shawls
Artisan Crafted Colorful Cotton Shawl from Guatemala, "Festival of Color"
Evoking the colors of a Guatemalan festival, this shawl features vibrant stripes, X patterns, and squares that are woven by hand from cotton yarns. Elena Ixtamer creates this shawl, which is accented at the ends with dangling fringe work.
Hand Woven Cotton Shawl from Guatemala, "Valley at Night"
Woven by hand on a traditional loom, this beautiful shawl takes its inspiration from early evening in the Guatemala countryside. Artisans from the Creative Artisan Women's Group work in cotton shades like yellow, black, red, green, blue, orange and purple to create rich textures. Hand-knotted fringe adorns each end.
Handwoven Striped Cotton Shawl, "Verdant Comalapa Breeze"
Yama Aj Chixot Artisan Group proudly preserves Guatemala's textile tradition with the modern design of this shawl. They work on the pedal loom, which requires a laborious process to prepare the loom for the striped patterns. This lightweight cotton shawl is woven in shades of blue, green and aqua underscored by pastel olive green.
Hand Woven Cotton Shawl in Blues and Lilacs, "Valley of Lavender"
Woven by hand on a traditional loom, this beautiful shawl takes its inspiration from the flowers of Guatemala. Artisans from the Creative Artisan Women's Group work in cool cotton shades like lilac, turquoise, green and yellow to create rich textures. Hand-knotted fringe adorns each end.