Luxury Mayan Thick Woven Friendship Bracelet
These bracelets are 2.5 cm in thickness and they come nicely presented on a card ready to be gifted to Women or Men.
Please note designs vary one to the others, making them all unique but in the same style: they are all beautiful.
The women's bracelets measure: 24 cm in circumference
The men's bracelet measure: 28 cm in circumference
These style of weaving are known to be one of the oldest crafts of the Mayan People. They are said to be attributed of the Mayan Goddess Ixchel (Godess of Fertility) and her daughter Ixchebel Yax (Godess of embroidery).
The back of the bracelet has a wooden adjustable strap.
Our range of Jewelry from Guatemala that are featured on this site are all produced by co-operatives from various villages.
For the most part the production of these items is undertaken by women’s groups and co-operatives to raise funds for their villages. The money earned provides much needed funds for basic necessities and also funds for small scale infrastructure projects within their communities.
All goods are ethically produced and all artisans and workers involved in every steps of the production are fairly compensated for their skills and work.