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Textile Glossary

Textile Glossary

“Jaspe” is a basic fabric of the Guatemalan weaving culture. It consists of binding and knotting threads in order to create design patterns when dying the threads. In countries such as Indonesia, Thailand, India, Japan, and others, this technique is known as “Ikat”. A “huipil” is a work of art  ...

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About Me

About Me

I am Isabella. I am 19 years old, I am from Guatemala, and I have Down syndrome. I graduated from High School two years ago, and decided to go to University to study fashion design. It was denied to me due to my condition. It was a “NO” that I wanted to turn into a big “YES”. With the support  ...

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Events

New World Crafts Guatemala

Down to Xjabelle present a the New World Crafts Guatemala. Hope you have a chance to see you at my stand, the trade show is from the 20th to the 21st September.           General Information of the NWC NEW WORLD CRAFTS is the most important trade show for handmade home  ...

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