Handmade Zapotec Cotton Bedspread (Twin), "Joy of Oaxaca"
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"The patterns on this bedspread are inspired by the festive spirit of the people of Oaxaca," says Carmen Ruiz. She weaves the cotton bedspread on a traditional pedal loom with bands of blue over white, detailed with blue and yellow arrowheads. The bedspread is finished by hand with tassels.
- 1.87 kgs
- 4.1 lbs
- 210 cm L x 260 cm W
- 83" L x 102" W
- 100% cotton
- Dry clean only
- All natural dyes
- Free Gift Wrap? No
- Premium Gift Wrap? No
- Made in Mexico.
- Ships fast from USA.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
Carmen Ruiz has received a $1500 microcredit loan with 0% interest.