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Handmade Guatemalan Worry Doll Double Heart Wreath, "Hearts are Blessed"

Elias Garcia links two open hearts to represent love. Diminutive worry dolls in... more

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Elias Garcia links two open hearts to represent love. Diminutive worry dolls in handwoven apparel stand shoulder to shoulder on a cheerful and unique double wreath; they are crafted by his sister of the Lopez Garcia family. Centering the hearts, a wooden plaque reads "Blessed." This charming design hangs from a golden cord.

According to Maya legend, the sun god gave princess Ixmucane the gift of solving people's problems. With time people started making dolls in Ixmucane's honor and they would tell her their woes, hoping she would solve them through the dolls. Many people whisper to the dolls, then place them under their pillows at night, hoping that the doll will provide a solution as they sleep.

  • 0.44 kgs
  • 1.0 lbs
  • 25 cm H x 36 cm W x 2 cm D
  • 9.75" H x 14.25" W x 0.8" D

  • 100% cotton on carton, palo blanco wood sign, nylon cord
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Not a toy and not intended for use in or near cribs, beds, playpens, or carriages
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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Nancy

From Moses Lake, WA , USA

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08/01/2022

"Heart"

Everyone who sees is impressed

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Kristy's gallery

From San Juan Islands

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07/29/2022

"A heart of worry dolls!"

I have been a Hugh fan of worry dolls since childhood. This wreath is a great way to display and enjoy them! People ask about it often and many end up buying themselves - or to give as gifts.

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Linda

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07/22/2022

"Colorful"

These will look beautiful on my granddaughter s Christmas tree, adding color and culture.

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Granddaughter
  • Occasion: Christmas

Rossana

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06/07/2022

"Love Love Love!"

I was first exposed to these dolls on a trip to Guatemala and have loved them ever since. I have always wished for an ornament that could be used year after year. These are perfect and will be cherished and passed down to our children

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Jennifer

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02/28/2022

"New D├ęcor for a new Home"

So colorful and brings such an extra brightness to my home.

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Kathleen

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02/10/2022

"LOVE my worry doll wreaths!"

I LOVE these worry doll wreaths! SO glad I bought them!

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