Otomi table/bed runner, Turquoise
Beautiful runner, hand embroidered by the Otomi from Mexico.
Can be used as a table runner, bed runner or a wall hanging, framed or not.
This fabric is very unique and hand-embroidered by the native Otomi people from Hidalgo, Mexico. The Women of the Otomi are famous for their finely 'blind stitch' technique. The fabric often features traditional bird, animal and flower motifs in bright natural dyed cotton tread against a background of rustic, environmentally friendly and non-toxic cotton, called 'Manta' They say the motifs are inspired by the wallpaintings on the rock formations in that region.
42 x 186 cm/ 16.5 x 73.2 inch
Fairtrade product: By buying this item you are helping keep the Otomi tradition alive.