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Ayates from Maguey Fibers

Posted by Rebeca Barrera on Feb 3rd 2020

Ayates from Maguey Fibers

After a long and winding road from Mexico City through the state of Hidalgo, we arrived at a rural village where the women of Ya munts'i greeted us with freshly picked pomegranates. Over 200 women in …

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Feb 3rd 2020

Appraising the Value of Your Rebozo

Purchasing a rebozo can require a significant investment. A rebozo can cost as little as $15US or it can be priced in the thousands of dollars. How then would you know the real value of the rebozo …

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Flowers for El día de muertos

Posted by Rebeca Barrera on Feb 15th 2014

Flowers for El día de muertos

There is much to learn about El día de los muertos (Day of the Dead) celebrated every November 1-2 in México and by Mexican Americans in the U.S. The holidays coincide with All Saints Day an …

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