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Protecting Mayan Textiles with Copyrights

Last week, Guatemala’s Constitutional Court sided with the Guatemalan weavers and their copyrights to intellectual property of their weavings. Now congress will …

The Textile Transaction

Here, take a closer look, I am selling you the encapsulated colours of the eternal Spring. Winter is coming, you will need …

Guatemalan Colors and Smiles

Today I share with you a candid portrait of Ruth, one of the vendors that offers colourful hand-woven Mayan textiles from the …

Mayan Textiles and Smartphones

The sight of smartphones next the Mayan textiles is quite common now in Antigua Guatemala. For better or worse, Mayas taking selfies …

Guatemalan Style vs World Fashion

In my opinion, the native Maya clothing from Guatemala are very stylish. Some might argue that Guatemalan Maya clothes are even in …

Colorful Mayan Huipil

Let’s do an observation experiment. What things do you find interesting in the picture above?