Naturally dyed handwoven throw
Handwoven throw made by artisan weaver Arturo of Oaxaca, Mexico using 100% natural cotton and cochineal dye.
A generous size and a timeless geometric design make this a lovely, light throw you will use for years.
Cochineal is a a parasitic scale insect that grows on the nopal cactus. When dried and crushed it leaves a brilliant red color that Oaxaca exported to Europe as early as the 15th century.
Woven on a standing pedal loom. Also available with natural indigo dye.
Size: 58” x 80”
Care: Wash in cold water on delicate cycle and dry on low.