Piece of Otomi fabric (wall hanging) with hand embroidered traditional motifs

Regular price $ 85.00

Amazing piece of royal blue and off white fabric. This one of a kind piece can be used as table cloth, coverlet for a crib or as 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.


Origin: Mexico

75 x 85 cm/ 29.5 x 33.4 inch

Can be washed in machine, on delicate program.

Price in USD. Ships worldwide.

Fairtrade product: By buying this item you are helping keep the Otomi tradition alive.