Woven Tea Towel Set of 2 - Guatemala
Our handmade woven tea towel sets will add a pop of color to your kitchen or dining room! Offered in many colors and styles mix and match them to create a more beautiful and meaningful dining experience for your family and guests.
Dyed with natural colors by a fair-trade women's collective in San Juan la Laguna this heirloom quality piece will bring warmth and life to your home.
Measuring approx. 18"x12" each this set of two tea towels can also be used as place mats and are reversible.
The towel begins as a raw cotton strand that is then spun into yarn by hand, dyed, and then woven using a back strap loom in a pain staking process. Each of the towels feature Mayan patterns that are unique to this region and culture.
SUPPORTING FAMILIES IN LAKE ATILAN
Algodon de Textiles is a collective of 33 families that distributes almost all of the sales of each item directly to the women who make them. When you buy handmade products you are a part of their story as well.
*these products are made from raw cotton that will soften over time.
*Machine washable with cold water. dry on low heat