Atitlán Headband
Atitlán Headband
Atitlán Headband
Atitlán Headband

Atitlán Headband

Regular price
$27.00
Sale price
$27.00
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Our best selling headbands are in back timeless Spring Colors. 

Made out of organic cotton, our headbands are perfect accessories for any occasion, season, and outfit. Each headband is woven by hand, dyed with plant-based dyes, and supports traditional weaving techniques in the highlands of Guatemala. 

Our Atitlán Headband is Inspired by the sage power of Lake Atitlan, this color represents the richness and balance of Guatemala’s most sacred lake and its integral role in the ecosystem it supports. 

Details

  • One size fits all
  • Comfortable and flexible band
  • Made with organic hand-spun cotton
  • Woven on a back-strap loom
  • Crafted by women weavers in Guatemala
  • Dyed with 60% Indigo,  20% marigold, 20% curcumin

Weaving Technique

Artisans spend weeks weaving vegetable dyed threads on a back-strap loom until they become intricate textile pieces that are used to create your headbands. This traditional technique incorporates spinning organic cotton into threads, dying threads with a dip dye techniques, 

Creation Time

  • Dye Time: 74 hours 
  • Weaving Time: 55 hours 
  • Artisans Involved in the Process: 17

*Due to COVID, our artisans have experienced an increase in material cost due to supply shortages-raising the price of our production and textile headbands