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Casa Flor Ixcaco

SAN JUAN, LA LAGUNA, SOLOLA

Casa Flor Ixcaco is a female started, run and owned cooperative using natural dyes and traditional methods to create gorgeous handmade products. Today, the cooperative houses 22 families dedicated to the production and commercialization of handcrafted items created in the most natural way possible.

Merkata currently carries Casa Flor Ixcaco's home goods collection, which includes pillows, blankets and traditional scarfs, all naturally dyed and hand-woven. See below for more details about their process.

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Process + Technique

All materials from Casa Flor Ixcaco are sourced ethically & created by hand, from cotton spinning to natural dye & back-strap loom weaving.

Each product from Casa Flor Ixcaco takes between 21-35 days to make & holds unique historical significance in Mayan culture.

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