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Mexico 1492: A small sample of the variety of natural fibers used by Mexican artisans - tule, chuspata (bulrush), jonote, carrizo, palm. Fruit, tortilla and egg baskets, trays and vegetable boxes, the list of woven items in Mexican kitchens is endless.

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A small sample of the variety of natural fibers used by Mexican artisans - tule, chuspata (bulrush), jonote, willow, carrizo, palm. Fruit, tortilla and egg baskets, trays and vegetable boxes, the list of woven items in Mexican kitchens is endless.
  • Mexico 1492 - A stunning tray made of chuspata fiber (bulrush) by skillful Michoacán artisans. The thick bulrush cords, woven around a metalic frame, offer a comfortable, rich, full texture of this beautiful, natural piece of craft.
    $32.75

    Woven Bulrush Fiber Tray - Square

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    A stunning tray made of chuspata fiber (bulrush) by skillful Michoacán artisans. The thick bulrush cords, woven around a metalic frame, offer a com...

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    $32.75
  • Mexico 1492 - stunning tray with handles made of chuspata fiber (bulrush) by skillful Michoacán artisans. The thick bulrush cords, woven around a metalic frame, offer a comfortable, rich, full texture of this beautiful, natural piece of craft.
    $32.75

    Woven Bulrush Fiber Tray with Handles - Rectangular

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    A stunning tray with handles made of chuspata fiber (bulrush) by skillful Michoacán artisans. The thick bulrush cords, woven around a metalic frame...

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    $32.75
  • Mexico 1492: Woven skillfully by Michoacán artisans, using the chuspata (bulrush) fiber and the metallic frame that provides firmness. Ideal for a breakfast in bed or serving hot cup of coffee on a sofa in the afternoon, it brings an aroma and the feel of tropical plantations to any home around the world. Available in Large and Medium size.
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    Bulrush Fiber Tray

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    Woven skillfully by Michoacán artisans, using the chuspata (bulrush) fiber and the metallic frame that provides firmness. Ideal for a breakfast in ...

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  • Mexico 1492: Fruit or egg basket made of tule fiber by skillful Michoacán artisans. The thick tule cords offer a comfortable, rich, full texture of this beautiful, natural piece.
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    $13.75

    Woven Bulrush Fiber Fruit Basket

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    Fruit or egg basket made of chuspata fiber (bulrush) by skillful Michoacán artisans. The thick bulrush cords offer a comfortable, rich, full textur...

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    $13.75
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  • Mexico 1492 - Woven bulrush thread bread basket
    $12.75

    Woven Bulrush Fiber Bread Basket

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    Bread basket made of bulrush fiber (chuspata) by skillful Michoacán artisans. The thick bulrush cords offer a comfortable, rich, full texture of th...

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    $12.75
  • Mexico 1492: Thin wicker strings in many colors flow together and create this cheerful bread basket with a wooden base. Hand made by artisans from Estado de Mexico.
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    Original price $5.75
    Current price $4.75

    Colored Wicker Bread & Tortilla Basket

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    Thin wicker strings in many colors flow together and create this cheerful bread basket with a wooden base. Hand made by artisans from Estado de Mex...

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    Original price $5.75
    Current price $4.75
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  • Palm Fiber Tortillero / Bread Basket - Medium
    $21.75

    Palm Fiber Tortillero / Bread Basket - Medium

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    Hand-woven baskets with lid made of simple, undied palm leaf fiber, created for serving tortillas and keeping them warm. Also great for bread, swee...

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    $21.75
  • Colorful Palm Fiber Tortillero / Bread Basket
    $26.25

    Colorful Palm Fiber Tortillero / Bread Basket

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    Colorful baskets with lid made of simple palm leaf fiber, created for serving tortillas and keeping them warm. Also great for bread, sweet bread, f...

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    $26.25
  • Palm Fiber Tortillero / Bread Basket - Large
    $24.75

    Palm Fiber Tortillero / Bread Basket - Large

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    Hand-woven baskets with lid made of simple, undied palm leaf fiber, created for serving tortillas and keeping them warm. Also great for bread, swee...

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    $24.75
  • Palm Fiber Beehive Basket
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    $24.75

    Palm Fiber Beehive Basket

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    Elegant, hand-woven basket made of simple, undied palm leaf fiber in an organic, beehive shape. Perfect for keeping fruit, veggies or kitchen utens...

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    $24.75
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  • Mexico 1492 - set of 3 small, palm leaf baskets, ideal for keeping garlic, herbs, dry chili peppers, or serve individual portions of tortilla chips. Hand made.
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    $12.25

    Palm Leaf Rectangular Baskets - Small - Set of 3

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    Garlic, herbs and dry chili peppers need to be stored in a container that allows good air circulation. The trio of small palm leaf baskets is an id...

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    $12.25
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  • Mexico 1492: Soft but sturdy, this handmade palm bag is your perfect farmers market companion.
    $15.25

    Palm Fiber Market Bag

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    Soft but sturdy, this handmade palm bag is your perfect farmers market companion. Not only that it looks good even filled with onions, but it also ...

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    $15.25
  • Mexico 1492: Delicate, soft basket made of palm fiber in Oaxaca. Great option for holding fruit, utensils, or small kitchen gadgets.
    $7.75

    Palm Fiber Basket

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    Delicate, soft basket made of palm fiber in Oaxaca. Great option for holding fruit, utensils, or small kitchen gadgets.  H 20cm (7.9"), D 24cm (9.5")

    $7.75
  • Palm Leaf Box for Utensils
    $25.75

    Palm Leaf Box for Utensils

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    Your utensils will ravel in their new box, handwoven using the palm leaf fiber by the artisans from Michoacan.  The iron frame lining the box and t...

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    $25.75
  • Mexico 1492 - Bulrush fiber, woven as a web on a round metalic frame. A placemat that is beautiful to look at and feels soothing under the fingertips.
    $8.25

    Bulrush Placemat - Web Weave - Round

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    Bulrush fiber, woven as a web on a round metalic frame. A placemat that is beautiful to look at and feels soothing under the fingertips.  Esperanza...

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    $8.25
  • Mexico 1492 - Bulrush fiber, woven as a web on a square metalic frame. A placemat that is beautiful to look at and feels soothing under the fingertips.
    $8.25

    Bulrush Placemat - Web Weave - Square

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    Bulrush fiber, woven as a web on a square metalic frame. A placemat that is beautiful to look at and feels soothing under the fingertips.  Esperanz...

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    $8.25
  • Mexico 1492: Charming, woven carrizo baskets from Michoacan, also known as chiquihuites, traditionally used for holding warm tortillas wrapped in a colorful cotton napkin. Set of 2.
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    $9.95

    Carrizo Fiber Chiquihuite Baskets - Set of 2

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    Charming, woven carrizo baskets from Michoacan, also known as chiquihuites, traditionally used for holding warm tortillas wrapped in a colorful cot...

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    $9.95
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  • Mexico 1492 - Light shades of green, yellow and brown blend together and create a recognizable and loved palm leaf texture. Warm tortillas are usually wrapped in a piece of cloth, several times, to keep the heat in. For breakfast, it can hold some delicious sweet breads.
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    $4.75

    Palm Leaf Bread or Tortilla Basket

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    There is no Mexican table without its key piece - a tortillero. Tortillas have been a staple of Mexican cuisine for many centuries, and hold a spec...

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    $4.75
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  • Mexico 1492: A piece that will lighten up any kitchen - whimsical hen-shaped egg basket made of chuspata (bulrush) fiber by skillful Michoacán artisans.
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    $15.75

    Bulrush Fiber Hen Shaped Egg Basket

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    A piece that will lighten up any kitchen - whimsical hen-shaped egg basket made of chuspata (bulrush) fiber by skillful Michoacán artisans.  H 31cm...

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    $15.75
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  • Mexico 1492 Gift Card
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    Mexico 1492 Gift Card

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    Shopping for someone else but not sure what to give them?Give them the gift of choice with a Mexico1492 gift card. Gift cards are delivered by emai...

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  • Palm Leaf Tortilla Chips Basket - Round
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    $4.75

    Palm Leaf Tortilla Chips Basket - Round

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    Tortilla chips for salsa or guacamole need a proper vessel: what would be better than an original, Mexican palm fiber basket, made by the artisan w...

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    $4.75
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