Medium Wool Rug in White & Brown Stripes
//A new Artisan Direct listing from our partners in Momostenango!//
Handwoven in Momostenango using only natural sheep colors for both the warp and weft. The fibers have been hand-spun into yarn first, then woven on a footloom, and felted to ensure durable use. We love that the beautiful colors are completely natural, dye-free!
Momostenango is a town in the highlands of Guatemala known for the local work with wool. To weave with hand-spun wool for the warp is a challenging feat, and many weavers opt instead for commercial cotton thread for the warp. But we've selected our favorites in 100% natural and local wool. We love the end result especially with the felting, as fibers lock together and make the rug more durable.
100% local wool for both warp and weft.
Care: Machine-washable in a gentle cycle or wool cycle in cold water with gentle detergent. Line dry.
Width: 30.5 inches
Length: 63 inches
Cozy Wool Wrap: Natural White and Grey
//A new Artisan Direct listing from our partners in Momostenango!// Curl up in this cozy 100% wool...
Cozy Wool Wrap: Natural White and Blue
//A new Artisan Direct listing from our partners in Momostenango!// Curl up in this cozy...
Medium Wool Rug in Pericón Gradient 1
This versatile 100% wool rug was first hand-woven in Momostenango using local wool, and then...
Medium Wool Rug: Colorful Pyramids 2
//A new Artisan Direct listing from our partners in Momostenango!// This medium-sized rug was handwoven on a foot...