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Oaxacan Wool Rug

Hand dyed and woven wool rug from Oaxaca state, Mexico. A collaboration with AJ Atelier workshop. Part of the fair trade cultural exchange network.

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Small rug 2 x 3ft, large sized 3 x 5ft and 4 x 6ft.

Small rug 2 x 3ft, large sized 3 x 5ft and 4 x 6ft.

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Sheep wool reserved for the project.

Sheep wool reserved for the project.

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The Centro Valley de Oaxaca is known for its consistent heat wave.

The Centro Valley de Oaxaca is known for its consistent heat wave.

Local Zapotec festival at the cathedral square.

Local Zapotec festival at the cathedral square.

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Yarns are collected, washed, and dyed with boiling water in aluminium pot.

Yarns are collected, washed, and dyed with boiling water in aluminium pot.

Each yarn colour is hand spun manually.

Each yarn colour is hand spun manually.

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Each line is woven patiently and meticulously with attention on detail.

Each line is woven patiently and meticulously with attention on detail.

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