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Cotton Cosmetic Bag with Fuchsia Motifs from Mexico, "Fuchsia Life"

Geometric patterns in fuchsia are handwoven of cotton yarns on the front of this... more

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Geometric patterns in fuchsia are handwoven of cotton yarns on the front of this ivory-colored cosmetic bag from Mexico. Designed by Nelson and Wendhy Salones, the bag is created on the traditional telar de cintura, or backstrap loom. It opens with a zipper to a single-compartment lined interior, perfect for your next night out or for back-to-school needs.

  • 40 grams
  • 1.41 oz
  • 13 cm H x 22 cm W x 2 cm D
  • 5" H x 8.75" W x 0.8" D

  • 100% cotton; nylon lining
  • Features a zipper closure
  • Hand wash only
  • Dry in the shade
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexico
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Nelson and Wendhy use traditional Zapotec weaving techniques and have dedicated themselves to passing down their knowledge to their children in order to continue creating culturally significant art.

This artist is working with some sort of disability ranging from mental or physical and includes conditions such as being handicapped physically, or perhaps having a condition such as autism. This is also awarded to artists that employ other artists with disabilities.

Nelson has achieved several awards and honorable mentions, including winning the 2017 National Labor Prize and receiving an honorable mention for the 2018 FOFA Competition and the Benito Juarez State Prize for both 2015 and 2016.

Through perseverance, Nelson and Wendhy have grown their textile workshop. They now provide work for her family members and two neighbors.

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

Nelson and Wendhy's income allows them to provide a basic education to their children at home.

Wendhy is a dedicated mother who helps financially support the family's two children.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

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