BACK STRAP TRADITIONAL LOOM WITH RAW SILK
ARTISANAL MEXICAN RAW SILK COLLECTION
Beautiful creations with mexican organic and artisanal silk and sustainable schappe silk yarn, hand spuned an ethically produced in Oaxaca.
This silk is made with native “creole” cocoons and “Bombix” cocoons introduced in the Colony Era like five hundred years ago in México with intense high-labor and ethical production process also named cut silk. This amazing fiber has a very high value for its quality, exquisite textures and properties like:
Low density, high resistance, good insulation (warm in winter, cool in summer), strongest natural fiber available, good affinity to dye.
ALL THIS PROPERTIES ALLOW US TO MADE LUXURY, LIGHT, BEAUTIFUL AND CONFORTABLE TEXTILES ¡
Beautiful and unique creations from different natural fivers, like cotton or wool, 100% hand made in México with high quality care.
They can include one or more creative processes developed in the studio with exclusive designs like:
Our textiles are handwoven on non-mechanized floor and table looms, in some special cases in traditional back strap loom, for an exceptional creations.
We incorporate artisanal contemporary or traditional hand embroidery details with quality and responsible materials.
Chuen also developed a natural dye threads color collection for an amazing detailed designs with the power of the energy our mother earth give us.