Central American Women's Cotton Shawls(31 items)
Featured Reviews on Central American Women's Cotton Shawls
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
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.
Guatemalan Hand Woven Cotton Shawl in Primary Colors, "Valley of Flowers"
Woven by hand on a traditional loom, this beautiful shawl takes its inspiration from the wildflowers of Guatemala. "We want to share the joy of life," artisans from the Creative Artisan Women's Group explain. Cotton in red, blue, white, black and orange creates rich textures, and hand-knotted fringe adorns each end.
Handmade 100% Cotton Shawl Wrap from Guatemala, "Blue Tradition"
An interpretation of the traditional textiles worn by women in Guatemala, this enchanting shawl combines blue, black and gray. It emulates the technique, similar to tie dye. Women of Aj Quen weave the wrap by hand and finish the shawl with hand tied fringe.
Blue and Ivory Cotton Shawl Fringe from Guatemala, "Natural Combination in Blue"
Woven by hand on a backstrap loom, this shawl is lightweight and comfortable. Luisa Villavicencio designs the wrap with a loose weave for a beautiful drape. The undyed ivory cotton is natural, grown on the Villavicencio family farm in Guatemala. Strands of recycled denim create the steel blue tones.