El Dorado Imports has for 20+ years created a very successful wholesale business now headquartered   in Jalisco, Mexico. We work mostly with families and indigenous groups throughout the country who   have been creating these traditional products for generations. We have visited their Talleres   (workshops) and established our relationships based on honesty, good working conditions, quality   product control and their ability to fulfill orders in a timely manner.

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The story of Jipijapa (tropical palm leaf products) from the Yucatan, Mexico

In late 19th century a Catholic priest introduced a wide variety of Guatemalan palms to towns in the state of Campeche, bordering current day Yucatan. These plants consist of strong yet very flexible fibers which local Mayan people began to weave straw bags, hats and other craft items that the local people called "jipijappa" or "jipi.

 

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    ALL DESIGNS CAN BE ORDERED IN THE SIZES BELOW AT THESE WHOLESALE PRICES.

CAN BE ORDERED IN MANY COLORS.


1. Small 6" (15 cm) W x 5.5" (14 cm) H Wholesale $10


2. Medium 9.5" (24 cm) W x 9" (22 cm) H Wholesale $18


3. Large 14" (36 cm) W x 12.5" (32 cm) H Wholesale $24


MANY MORE STYLES AND ALSO PANAMA HATS AVAILABLE HERE ARE SOME OF THE WORKERS CREATING THESE PRODUCTS.

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