The weavers use their bakstrap belt to weave colorful cotton threads, shot by shot, into an artistic motif in a time-consuming manual process. "Cholbil" means "rhombus" in Tsotsil, the language of the weavers.
For a patch, the weavers need around 15 hours spread over several weeks.
- Hand wash
- Do not bleach
- Do not tumble dry
- Hot iron
- Do not dry clean
Care instructions: Hand wash. Soak in lukewarm water. Use ecological detergent for delicates or wool. Dry hanging in the shade. Iron while damp.