Thanks to all of our customers who have supported us in 2015!  In 2016 you will see a new website and lots of new products made by the talented artisans and weavers in Guatemala.  We are proud to represent them.

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Up-to-date Guate. News

 

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Cintas & Fajas

Clothing

Fabric by/yard

Folk Art

Home Decor

 Huipiles & Corte

Jewelry

Masks

Natural Dye Textiles

Oil Paintings

Pillows

Purses/Pouches

Recycled Products

Rugs

Santos

Scarves & Shawls

Slingshots

Stoles

Tin

 

 

 

New Woven Ponchos in

beautiful bright colors

 

 

Our policy of paying a fair price for the crafts gives people an alternative to leaving their homes, going to a big city, living in a shanty town, and working in a sweat shop.

We work directly with artisan cooperatives in Guatemala to offer the  finest quality of handicrafts.

 

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You can contact us via e-mail at

 coloresdelpueblo@yahoo.com

 

or give us a call

at (432) 247-1407

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2006 Colores del Pueblo

 

 

Since 1997 we have been working with artisan cooperatives in Guatemala. Through fair trade practices we hope to inspire postive change in the world.  Not only does paying a fair wage help families and communites rise above the cycle of poverty, but it gives them an incentive to continue cultural craft traditions like weaving, basket-making, pottery-making, woodworking and more. 

 

And by paying a just wage, our customers are ensured a quality hand-made product.

 

Fine Folk Art

   

Buying socially responsible gifts can help empower women, children, and the economically disadvantaged--and help

them gain some control over their lives.

 

    

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