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Zapotec wool rug, 'Oaxaca Guelaguetza' (2.5x5) - Pink and Purple Handwoven 2.5 x 5 Authentic Zapotec Rug

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Pink and Purple Handwoven 2.5 x 5 Authentic Zapotec Rug, "Oaxaca Guelaguetza"

Filled with the spirit of Oaxaca, this Zapotec rug is inspired by the colorful... more

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Filled with the spirit of Oaxaca, this Zapotec rug is inspired by the colorful apparel worn by dancers during the annual Guelaguetza festival. Delfina Ruiz demonstrates Mexico's Zapotec artistry and her own weaving skills with this dazzling wool rug. Created of virgin wool on a traditional loom, the pink and purple accent rug takes its colors from natural dyes.

Titled Líneas purpúreas in Spanish.

  • 1.50 kgs
  • 3.3 lbs
  • 1.52 m L x 0.8 m W
  • 5 ft. L x 2.6 ft. W
  • Pile height: 0.5 cm H
  • Pile height: 0.2" H

  • 100% wool
  • Dry clean only
  • All natural dyes
  • Designed for floor use
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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Mary

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04/07/2018

"beautiful rug"

Very beautiful rug -- so pretty and excellent weave work. The purple stripes coupled with the red give this rug a kind of fun vibe. I have it draped over my couch right now -- its very pleasant to look at. My cats like it very much too.

Purchased Item:

Oaxaca Guelaguetza, Pink and Purple Handwoven 2.5 x 5 Authentic Zapotec Rug

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Margaret

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06/27/2022

"Beautiful Handmade Cotton Shawl"

The black and turquoise cotton shawl/revozo is beautiful and well made! The colors are gorgeous and I look forward to wearing with many things because it will add so much to any black outfit!

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Lennafrances

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12/10/2021

"pure magical warmth"

medicinal plants treks,deep forest wanderings, and windy farm days are all warmed by this poncho.Full freedom of movement is allowed ,and I am warmed by the weavers gift. thankyou

Purchased Item:

Teotitlan Trek, Red and Blue Wool Poncho

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Monica

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11/20/2021

"Different and beautiful"

I saw it was different and very beautiful. Excellent work!

Purchased Item:

Eternal Earth, Zigzag Zapotec Wool Area Rug in Brown from Mexico (2x3)

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Rosalie

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11/09/2021

"Well made and high quality rebozo"

I love this shawl / rebozo. The colors are beautiful. The pattern is also wonderful. Shipping time to the US was reasonable. The rebozo was neat packages. I would definitely order again.

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Carole

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11/03/2021

"Beautiful runner"

Beautiful jewel tone blue, red, green, gold. Great quality. Looks equally good as a table runner or on the end of a bed.

Best Uses

  • Table runner, end of bed

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Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Delfina Ruiz has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $3000. Proceeds were used to invest in a bulk purchase of wool yarn for her rugs.

Preserving Traditions

Preserving Traditions

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

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This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

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