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Set of Five – BPBRG - Scarves with Natural Dyes
$245

Set of Five – BPBRG - Scarves with Natural Dyes
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  • Set of Five – BPBRG - Scarves with Natural Dyes
  • Set of Five – BPBRG - Scarves with Natural Dyes
  • Set of Five – BPBRG - Scarves with Natural Dyes
  • Set of Five – BPBRG - Scarves with Natural Dyes
  • Set of Five – BPBRG - Scarves with Natural Dyes

This is a set of five ( 5 ) beautiful and colorful brown, purple, blue, red and green scarves woven on a back strap loom with natural dyes. To obtain the:

· blue color, the weavers have mixed Indigo

· purple color, the weavers have mixed Indigo with Aloe plant

· red color, the weavers have mixed Achiote with beet

· brown color, the weavers have mixed Tobacco leaves with Oak tree (bark)

· green color, the weavers have mixed Hypericum plant

And to fix the colors into the 100% cotton made scarves they use banana plant stem. The pieces have geometrical patterns using the tie dye technique and both ends have twisted fringes. Please notice that the price includes FREE USPS Shipping.

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Age: Woven in 2013.
Ethnic Group: Tzutuhil
Origin: San Juan La Laguna, Sololá
Materials: cotton & natural dyes
Use: Scarf
Technique: Woven on a back strap loom
Size: 9.5” X 76” (with fringes)
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