Handwoven Striped Cotton Hammock (Single) from Nicaragua, "Celebration and Relaxation"
Product ID: 316216
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Mirna Hernandez of Nicaragua crafts a traditional hammock, swaying from guacimo wood rods. Handwoven of sturdy cotton rope, the cozy single hammock features stripes of poppy, navy, and eggshell, colors that are inspired by the Fourth of July. It arrives with a handy storage and travel bag.
- 4.70 kgs
- 10.4 lbs
- Bed size: 208.28 cm L x 76.2 cm W
- Bed size: 82" L x 30" W
- Total length: 330.2 cm L
- Total length: 130" L
- Bag: 111.76 cm H x 17.78 cm Diam.
- Bag: 44" H x 7" Diam.
- 100% cotton, guacimo wood rods, brass S-hooks; cotton bag
- Hand wash only
- Hanging accessories included
- Holds up to 300 lbs.
- Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
- Not weather resistant
- Free Gift Wrap? No
- Premium Gift Wrap? No
- Made in Nicaragua.
- Certified and shipped by our office in Central America
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Mirna Hernandez has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $500 and the most recent for $400.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.