In Mexico, we have a very strong connection to our culture, and this extends towards art made by the hands of our people. Handmade crafts from Mexico are truly works of art, made from the skills passed on from generation to generation. The value of these Mexican gifts grows thanks to the elaboration itself, the rich tradition in them and the uniqueness of it all. To top that off, when you buy Mexican gifts online through Gift Me Mexico, you will be supporting local artisans and their families in various communities.
Here we have these three great gift ideas for your future purchases:
An all purpose handcrafted Mexican gift, with the characteristics of durability, great quality, beauty,shine and plenty of options to choose from. It is a very elegant looking material, with a shine similar to steel and silver, made from at least 90% aluminum, which makes it safer and more hygienic to be used directly with food in the form of beautiful plates and trays that will last you a very long time.
Oaxacan textile shirts
There are 18 indigenous groups in Oaxaca, they all proudly maintain their culture alive through tradition, this makes them one of the biggest handcraft producers in the country! In this specific case, they take their ancestral techniques and wisdom and turn it into beautiful handcrafted textiles with unique patterns that have a direct relation to its archeological sites.
Mexican talavera is a style of pottery and decor from Puebla, made from the clay naturally found there. Its traditional handcrafted production dates back to the 16th century and has gone through minor changes since then. It is beautiful and long lasting ceramic, covered in a tin glazed and decorated with patterns and designs in blue, yellow, black, green, orange on a white base. It is truly a staple of the Mexican craft art!