Central American Hand Woven Hammocks(24 items)
Welcome to the Central American Hand Woven Hammock Collection at NOVICA.
Las Trampas Hammock Artisans Hammocks
“We are hopeful that our hard work will create a lot of demand so that it can help us improve the quality of life in our community.”
Popular Central American Hand Woven Hammocks
Hand Woven Cyan Striped Double Hammock from Guatemala, "Beauty of the Lake"
With great care, Las Trampas Hammock Artisans of Guatemala weave this elegant double hammock on the backstrap loom, elaborating stripes in cyan and mauve. Each hammock is crafted by weaving three separate panels of fabric, then sewing them together to hang from iron hooks on cotton cords. This design is part of an effort to afford a better education for the artisans' children.
Striped Teal Fabric Hammock (Single) from Guatemala, "Cloudy Teal Forest"
Featuring multicolored stripes underscored by teal, like a cloudy forest after a summer rain, this single hammock is lightweight and comfortable, with cotton cords and iron rings for hanging. The hammock is woven by hand on the backstrap loom by Las Trampas Hammock Artisans of Guatemala, who hope to preserve traditional hammock crafting techniques.
Hand Woven Chartreuse Striped Hammock (Double) Guatemala, "Happy Day"
Las Trampas Hammock Artisans are a group of hammock weavers from Guatemala who craft beautiful, comfortable hammocks in an effort to afford a better education for their children. They weave this double hammock by hand on the backstrap loom to hang from iron rings on cotton cords. This piece is made by weaving three individual panels, then sewing them together to create the final product. Featuring chartreuse, cyan, and ochre stripes, the hammock is sunny and inviting.