Earth Tone Placemats (Set of 4)
These sophisticated placemats are woven with a pedal loom by Mayan artisans from the Western Highlands of Guatemala. They are perfect for adding beautiful, understated textures to your dining table.
These mats are durable and washable.
If this product is sold out online please contact us as we always have new items or might have what you’re looking for in our local shop.
Sold in set of 4, individual placemat is $15, contact seller for more options.
What do you need to know?
Size: 63 cm length x 34 cm height = 24.8" length x 13.4" height. The 63 cm length is the total one including the fringes. Without the fringes the placemat lengths 52 cm = 20.5".
Care: Hand-wash in cold water, treat stains with mild detergent, lay flat to air dry.
Material: 100% Rio Blanco Cotton. Woven on the footlom.
Crafted In: The fabric is from Comapala, a municipality in the Chimaltenango department of Guatemala.
Features: The white part of the weave recalls the design of a beehive while the colored part represents flowers.
WE ARE SUSTAINABLE FOR PEOPLE AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Our eco-friendly placemats are made with 100% organic materials and passion.
The process of weaving is energy- and resource-saving, with minimum usage of water and electricity.
TRAMA's cooperative guarantees fair wages to its weavers and funds education programmes for the young members of several Guatemalan communities.
By purchasing TRAMA's products, you are contributing to:
- preserving our weavers' and artisans' craftsmanship and cultural identity.
- developing businesses founded on fair wages for workers and respect for the environment.
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