Guatemalan Lilac Jade Pendant, Guatemalan Jade Necklace, Macrame Necklace

$30.00

Probably my favorite necklace. Both the jade and the macrame are just outstanding. It was hand made in Guatemala. The macrame is intricate and the jade is lilac. The necklace was made by Antonio who uses his art to support his family.

The ancient Maya called jade ya'ax chich. It was a symbol of life, fertility and power. According to Mayan tradition lilac jade brings prosperity and inner peace. It also attracts love, good health

Proceeds from the sale of this necklace go to support potable water projects in Guatemala. Check out ecofiltros to see the kind of water filters that are needed in Guatemala.

You can find beautiful hand woven fabrics at www.etsy.com/shop/spanglishfabrics

For hand made bags and other accessories: www.artisan-made.shop

You can also follow Spanglish Fabrics on Facebook and Pinterest.These are a beautiful jade called "Jaguar jade" because of the way the jade is spotted. The color is all natural. The jade is encircled with sterling silver.

Payments

All payments are through PayPal or through Etsy. Please pay promptly so I can send you your fabric promptly.

Shipping from United States

Shipping is done within three days. If something happens that I can't ship during that time frame, I will let you know when you order. I usually ship priority or first class mail.

I do ship internationally. Please contact me and let me know what you'd like and I'll give you a shipping price. I've had great luck with international orders doing them this way.

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns

Just contact me within: 5 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery

I don't accept exchanges or cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

Returns and exchange details

All items are guaranteed. If for any reason you are not pleased with the fabric you may return it within 10 days for a refund minus a 10% restocking fee. I hope you understand that cut fabric is difficult to resell. I also do not refund the shipping fee. Once I receive the item, I will refund your payment. I recommend returning the item using priority mail so that you will have a tracking number.

Fabric bought during a sale or special offer is not returnable. Fabric bought as a reserve listing is also not returnable.

Additional

All the fabrics on this site are 100% cotton hand-dyed and hand-woven in Guatemala. The regular fabric is 36 inches wide. The fabric is not cut until you buy it. When you order multiple yards, you'll receive your fabric in a continuous piece.

Since these fabrics are hand woven there might be slight imperfections. These are characteristics that make the fabric stand out from machine made fabrics.

The corte pieces are different widths. The width of each one is in the description.

Fabrics should be prewashed before sewing with them. Edges of the fabric should be zigzagged to prevent fraying. Please follow the washing instructions you receive with your fabric. Some fabrics should be washed in cold water with a mild detergent. Others require Retayne. I include detailed instructions on how to use Retayne.

Retayne can be ordered on-line from any number of sites such as Joanneā€™s or Amazon.

Please note that all photographs on this site were taken by me. They CANNOT be used by anyone else without my permission,

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