Handwoven and hand dyed purple ikat scarf. Silk & Cotton Backstrap loom made Guatemalan textile, neck wrap view


Great Big Purple

Regular price $53.50 sale

No way around it - it's Purple!  The color of royals and this jaspe dyed rayon and cotton scarf. The threads were hand dyed by the weaver using twigs from the campeche tree (or logwood) gathered at the full moon to create this memorable purple color.  Backstrap loom woven with white jaspe (or ikat) motifs of fish, corn & quetzal birds, the long-tailed national bird of Guatemala. 

  • Dimensions without fringe:  66" L x 10" W
  • Colors:  Positively Purple and Nearly White
  • Material:  Rayon & Cotton
  • Care:  Hand wash Cold. Line Dry. Iron Low if needed.
  • Backstrap Loom Woven Of Course!
Meet María Carmen Pérez Mendoza. Click below for more info. 

Guatemalan Artist and Master Backstrap Loom Weaver María Carmen Pérez working at her loom