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Artisan Crafted Guatemalan Worry Doll Garland, "Joy and Diversity"

This colorful and festive garland is made by the Lopez Garcia Family in... more

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This colorful and festive garland is made by the Lopez Garcia Family in Guatemala who specialize in quitapenas, or traditional worry dolls. "The idea is to trust each doll with whatever troubles you. It is said that during the night, while we sleep, the dolls will whisper the solution to our troubles," says Ana from the Lopez Garcia Family. The garland is a cheerful accent for your home or Christmas tree.

Legend has it that the Maya Sun God gave princess Ixmucané the gift of solving people's problems. With time people started making dolls in Ixmucané's honor and they would tell her their woes, hoping she would solve them through the dolls.

  • 96 grams
  • 0.2 lbs
  • 114.3 cm L x 6.35 cm W
  • 45" L x 2.5" W

  • 100% cotton fabric, Kraft paper, polyfill, tule fiber, steel wire
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Guatemalaicon info
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Karen

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03/16/2024

"MY DAUGHTERS LOVED THESE"

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OLGA

From Morada USA

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02/01/2024

"Cute worry angels for everyone"

perfect for the whole family

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Kimberly

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11/08/2023

"Adorable Headband"

Fun and colorful headband. Attention grabber.

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DON LAFFOON

From Laguna Niguel, California

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08/18/2023

"Perfect gifts for friends/family who are sick or experiencing difficulties."

These charming hand made dolls each hold a heart to accept things that thereceiver is troubled by. This allows them to get much needed sleep and healing relief by turning each trouble over to one doll who clearly has a BIGHEART.

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  • Relief from worring so much

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nagl

From in my own world

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07/18/2023

"Love these!"

well made arrived super fast. for daughter and her friends! good energy.

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Laurie

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07/14/2023

"So cute"

These are so cute, ordered for a friend and she really loved themI would highly recommend

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  • This was a gift for: Friend
  • Occasion: Christmas

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