Making a Difference

Hand Made Products by Otomi Indians of Mexico

Your Purchase Makes a Difference

In your health, the environment, and in the lives of the Artisans who create them.  Purchasing our Agave Fiber Bath Products not only supports a centuries-old craft, but provides employment and income for entire villages of Otomi people in Mexico that are dependent on the Agave for their livelihood.

 

Making agave fiber
Making agave fiber
Thin fibers are extracted from the leaves of the plant by hand.
Thin fibers are extracted from the leaves of the plant by hand.
agave fiber spinning
It is not uncommon to see an Artisan spinning fiber as she walks down the street.  Fibers will then be hand woven or crocheted into products, each unique to the Artisan.
otomi women
Otomi women spin fiber into products.