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Handmade Guatemalan Quitapena Circular Cotton Magnet, "Joyfully United"

Artisan Elias Garcia creates this cute cotton magnet with worry dolls made by... more

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Artisan Elias Garcia creates this cute cotton magnet with worry dolls made by his siblings from the López García Family, who have become well-known for their creative quitapena designs. According to Guatemalan custom, these adorable, yet powerful worry dolls comfort and better the fortune of those experiencing problems. Working with tools to forge ahead in the field of handicrafts since the age of 12, Elias dedicates himself to carrying on the traditions of his village in each piece he crafts.

  • 6 grams
  • 0.20 oz
  • 13 cm H x 13 cm W x 2 cm D
  • 5" H x 5" W x 0.8" D

  • 100% cotton, cardboard, magnet
  • 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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93

Happyhelen

From Surrey, BC, Canada

Verified Reviewer

01/30/2024

"This worry doll wreath will cheer me up!"

This worry doll wreath is very well made. And when I received it, it was very carefully wrapped so it was in great condition. I have some physical problems so the wreath will cheer me up whenever I look at it! Thankyou Elias!

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Cheerful and well-made!

Best Uses

  • Hanging up on my office wall

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Joyfully United, Handmade Guatemalan Quitapena Circular Cotton Magnet

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Suzanne

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04/01/2024

"It is hanging beautifully.."

This worry wreath is so nice..well made..I love it so much and it is a great conversation piec

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Deborah

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10/21/2023

"Really beautiful"

Reminds me of my time in Guatemala. Many attentive quitapenas here to tell your troubles to.

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Bab

From Sweden

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03/25/2023

"Very beautiful"

Its very beautiful.

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Pamela

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01/28/2023

"Unique and whimsical"

Bright and colorful mobile which adds color and interest to a room. Nice use of worry dolls. Thanks!

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Sarah

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01/17/2023

"Beautiful"

My daughter and I love this!

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