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Jaspe Poncho

$72.00

Meticulously hand-tied in the jaspe method, dyed with local natural plant dyes, then woven on backstrap looms, these soft all cotton shawls are truly something special.

One size fits most.

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Description

This light weight poncho is a perfect summer layer and available in a beautiful color range created with natural dye and traditional jaspe technique. Handwoven on a backstrap loom.

 

To create this pattern, known locally as jaspe, but more broadly referred to as the Ikat technique, artisans tie hundreds of very small strings in knots around thread bundles, then place the bundles in dye before weaving.

 

Natural dyed cotton. Handmade in San Juan La Laguna, Guatemala by Elena I.

 

Care Instructions: Gently wash by hand in cool water, line dry

 

Dimensions:  Neckhole 32”. Width across front at widest part 40”. Length at bottom of “V” 36”.

 

Additional information

Pattern

Jaspe

Color

Burnt Orange, Golden Beige, Indigo

Artist

Material

Jaspe, Woven