HAMMOCKS FROM SAN JACINTO, BOLIVAR DEPARMENT
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San Jacinto is a municipality of Bolivar Department in Northern Colombia. It is known as the “first craft center on the Atlantic Coast,” where women and girls specialize in weaving colourful hammocks, handbags, pillows, amongst other products on a vertical loom. Girls inherit the craft at the age of 12, and follow the path of their artisan mother and grandmother. Weaving is a way of life for them, and is a symbol of cultural wealthand tradition.
Your investment in a hammock from San Jancinto provides economic stability and sustains the way of life that has been present for generations. Relax, love, and cherish your authentic handwoven hammock from San Jacinto.