Our holiday discount codes are up! Please feel free to use them for the entire store at kakawdesigns.com 🌿
Valid until December 13th, and we appreciate early orders, since everything is handmade 💙
- Use code HOLIDAY15 for 15% off orders over $50
- Use code HOLIDAY25 for 25% off orders over $100
Our favorite this season? We’d have to say….
Our naturally-dyed and handwoven Duffel Bag, as featured by Sustainably Chic in her holiday gift guide. We’re just about to bring back the Duffel in Indigo as well 💙
<<See the colors online.>>
We hope everyone is enjoying the beginning of the holiday season! ⭐️⭐️⭐️
It’s getting chilly these days… are you feeling the beautiful autumn breeze, too?
This is one of my favorite seasons, one that I’ve missed in Guatemala since it’s always spring there (really, that’s not a complaint – I love spring, too!). This year, I’m in Austria working on my master’s in Sustainable Development, and I’m so glad I brought along a few scarves. I’m a little worried for winter, I’m sure it will be the coldest in my life yet. I will definitely be carrying around my handwoven + naturally-dyed scarves with me, all the time 🙂
Are you feeling chilly, too? Take 20% off all scarves with code SCARFSEASON until Sunday, October 22nd. Order two and we’ll include a handmade Luggage Tag as a gift 😉
Some of my favorites this season:
Rebozo del Lago, a wide and cozy shawl dyed with plants. Handwoven + intricate ikat designs. (Retail $200)
Naturally-dyed footloom scarves in Indigo and Plum. (Retail $75)
<<See more of our ethical scarves>>
I hope you’re enjoying the beautiful change of seasons, the trees changing colors, losing leaves, the fresh breeze but still some warm sunshine peeking through, too.
We’re so excited to announce our most luxurious weave – by that, we mean that the widest, thickest, coziest shawl we’ve made yet. Of course, naturally-dyed with plants and using ikat techniques to make the patterns.
I was so inspired by the beautiful colors at Lake Atitlán, where our weavers are from. That’s why this shawl is named after the magical place – “Rebozo del Lago” 💙
Huge thanks to the very talented Devon Lach for these pictures taken in the San Francisco Bay. I’m so thrilled she was able to capture the essence of this rebozo so perfectly – the cozy wrap around your shoulders with the light breeze of the ocean, walking barefoot comfortably on the beach. It’s serene, earthy, ethical. I love every bit of it.
We currently only have two Rebozos del Lago stocked, and the weavers are ready to make more, waiting for your order.
<<See our video about the dyeing and weaving processes>>
Starting to look for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? Well, we have some ethical, handmade favorites to share with you 😘 Support our partner women artisans, many of whom are mothers themselves 🙌
Quetzal Wrap: naturally-dyed and handwoven. Support women weavers! Normally $110
Remember, take $20 off with code MAMALOVE until May 14, 2017. (Valid for orders over $100 – and free shipping too!)
It’s getting warmer and more colorful these days. We’ve got the perfect bundle to help you start your days with cheer 😊
$45 includes a bag of De La Gente coffee (straight from Guatemalan farmers!), two coasters, and one tea towel, all hand-embroidered with naturally-dyed thread.
Straight to you from Guatemala 🇬🇹, including shipping to the US
This is a Spring season special, so order your bundle now! Just let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org
*** Discount code at the very bottom 😘***
We love all our products, but we’re so excited that this chilly season the top favorite has been the newest scarf addition, our Corte Wrap. It’s beautiful and cozy, but more that that, we are including two different groups of artisans in its production – the weavers who prepare the naturally-dyed cotton thread, and the embroiderers who do all the amazing embroidery work, stitch by stitch ❤️
Francisca with the naturally-dyed thread her cooperative prepares. She liked the finished prototype!
Embroidery master sisters at work!
Stitch by stitch…
And the result is a super soft, cozy scarf ❤️
Want your own? Use discount code SCARFLOVE for $20 off your own Corte Wrap just until January 25, 2017.
Check it out, this is a cool shout out because it’s seemingly random and that’s what makes it so special.
NYC chef Lisa Adams listed Kakaw Designs in her list All Good Gift Guide 2016 😆
So cool to find out that she loves her Mercado Bag!
My Mercado bag accompanied me to the beach all summer, is used to carry dance clothes on my way to classes, and it’s a lightweight carry-on that makes me feel global wherever my destination. I use Kakaw Designs table linens in my food photoshoots as well as everyday use at my dinner table.
Make sure to check out the entire list!
Don’t forget, it’s the last week to get 25% off entire store with code HOLIDAY2016 🙂 Shop at kakawdesigns.com.