Zapotec Purple and Black Diamond Striped Cotton Rebozo, "Striped Diamonds in Purple"
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Delfina Ruiz of Mexico creates this handwoven 100% cotton rebozo on a traditional Zapotec loom. Handwoven with naturally died purple and black cotton in an intricate pattern of stripes of nested diamonds, the shawl is finished with hand-knotted fringe.
- 0.38 kgs
- 0.8 lbs
- Rebozo: 180 cm L x 63 cm W
- Rebozo: 71" L x 25" W
- Fringe: 19 cm L
- Fringe: 7.5" L
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
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.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.