Francisca Bracelet is handmade from Guatemalan Huipil fabric. This one-of-a-kind item was handcrafted from an traditional garment worn in Guatemala. It has already lived a full life and is now part of a cycle of sustainability. The patterns represent different regions and can indicate social status, dialect, and more. You will never see another piece exactly the same!
Each bracelet is lined with black fabric. Two brass tone studs with loops make clasping simple and comfortable.
* 7" L x 2" W
* Made following Fair Trade guidelines
Drawing upon the master craft-making techniques that have been a part of their culture for generations, our artisans skillfully handcraft these beautiful pieces individually, combining contemporary designs with ancient traditions. This village industry provides families an opportunity to maintain the tradition of handcrafting while sharing an expression of their indigenous culture with the world. By respecting cultural tradition, creating a cooperative working atmosphere, and paying sustainable wages, these women and their families have become empowered with new skills and have an opportunity for economic stability.