This fair trade tea towel set of 3 is skillfully handwoven on a foot pedal loom of natural cotton yarns in Guatemala. The more you wash the towels, the softer and more absorbent they become. These wonderful towels are reminiscent of vintage tea towels in their texture and function.
For the nostalgic
3 towels at 20" x 25"
Woven cotton yarn | Machine washable
Education & More is a non profit organization aimed at alleviating poverty through job creation and educational sponsorships in Guatemala. Members of the Fair Trade Federation, they work very closely with artisan groups of weavers in Guatemala and even offer weaving tours to see first hand how the products are made. Their Healthy Homes / Healthy Families program extends to well being of the artisans with practical service projects and home repair that has been built on relationship and trust. Learn more about the sustainable backstrap weaving process here