"Hammocks have been used in Mesoamerica for hundreds of years. Some of our canvas hammocks are made in the same way the Spaniards taught the local artisans."
"The Hammocks of El Salvador group was founded in 1974 when we realized there could be a demand in Europe for the handicrafts of El Salvador," Elena de Alfaro says. "At first, we found many artisans who helped us begin. Their abilities were incredible and we grew together.