An intricate cotton weave with unique pattern make this super soft 100% cotton scarf one you will treasure. Made on a traditional backstrap loom by a small cooperative of women from Guatemala headed by master weaver Yolanda Morales.
Yolanda lives in mountainous village near the town of Chichicastenango in the highlands of Guatemala. Yolanda's design ability and expertise make her an artistically exceptional weaver who is a traditional "carrier" of the art and culture of backstrap weaving. With her special gift and years of experience, Yolanda is now known as one of the best weavers in her village and has organized a group of equally talented women to join her in taking their weaving to the global market.
- 100% cotton
- 78" L x 10" W (198.1 x 25.4 cm)
- Handmade in & fairly traded from Guatemala
By shopping the Global Girlfriend collection, you are making a difference in women’s lives across the globe. Global Girlfriend is focused on striving for gender equality and empowerment, and the importance of women providing for themselves and their families. By supporting jobs that guarantee fair wages by fair trade, women are able to proudly contribute to their families, encouraging their communities to flourish.