Turquoise Gem

Regular price $96.50 sale


Wrap up in this rayon & cotton gem in Standout Turquoise. Backstrap loom woven by 80 year old Master Weaver Partner Naan Chaya. The poncho is formed by cutting in half a silk and cotton shawl (gasp!) and then sewing them together to form a poncho or mañanera. No need for buttons or zippers as it slides easily over the head. 

Double lines of graceful indigo-dyed jaspe chevrons. Lightweight and Super Soft. Front and back identical.

  • Poncho Dimensions: 28¾" from the point of the neck "V" to the tip of the poncho and 37" across at the widest part when flat.
  • Material:  Rayon and Cotton
  • Colors:   Turquoise, Indigo and Nearly White
  • Care:  Hand wash Cold.  Line dry. Iron Low if needed.
  • Backstrap Loom Woven
Meet Naan Chaya, the most experienced weaver in Cooperativa Quetzalli. 80 year old Master Weaver Naan Chaya from Guatemala working at her backstrap loom
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