Zara Elwood of Las Ninas Textiles with her purchases in a tuk-tuk Follow Australian gypsy traveler Zara Elwood as, for the 17th year, she chicken-buses and tuk-tuks through Latin America to bring you the things she adores — highest-quality gorgeous goods hand-made by traditional artisans. Check out our online shop for traditionally artisan-made hand-woven textiles, hand-embroidered clothing, handmade jewellery, art, and more, lovingly lugged back from Guatemala, Mexico, Bolivia, Peru... Check out our online shop for traditionally artisan-made hand-woven textiles, hand-embroidered clothing, handmade jewellery, art, bags, oilcloth, party goods, and more, lovingly lugged back from Guatemala, Mexico, Bolivia, Peru…
vintage huipil bag with dove motif Check out Zara’s blog and/or Las Niñas Textiles on Pinterest — where we share beautiful things that haven’t made it into the store — we might have only one of the item, or maybe we just can’t wait to show you what’s new. artisans we support
We help support our artisans’ families and villages
. For years, we’ve watched them grow; we’ve learned and encouraged their traditions. We also donate time and funding to the wonderful nonprofit Mayan Families.
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