Mexico, El Camino de Los Altos A.C., Placemat Tina
Product name: Placemat TINA
Type of product: Placemat
Description (story of the item): Woven on a Prehispanic waist loom by the Mayan weavers of the community of SAN ANDRÉS LARRAIZAR (the Highlands of
It is a smooth tissue with a predominant density of the threads in the warp, hiding the weft, giving very dense and luminous colors into the products. It’s a traditional technique of this region.
This product is made with high-quality 100% mercerized cotton yarn. The yarn for the warp and the weft is a double-stranded yarn with long fibers twisted between them very carefully.
The color is fixed and the product can be washed by hand or machine at 30 °.
The weaver prepares her loom; from each canvas we obtain 4 mats, taking 5 days for finish the product.
Materials: 100% mercerized cotton
Measurements / size: 50cm x 35cm