Why we ♥ Ketzali
Ketzali is an eco-friendly accessories company that produces handmade products using traditional Guatemalan skills. The company is owned by Tewchibal S.A. with headquarters in Guatemala and works with more than 36 artisans in the development and production of Ketzali scarves. They help several Guatemalan women's co-operatives with design & product quality seminars that help them improve and return value to the handmade product. These seminars give technical advice for the development of new textiles and clothing that help increase production and create new work sources for women and men contributing to decrease poverty and immigration to other countries.
Ketzali's Mission is to engage in working hand-in-hand with local artisans who create Ketzali unique products, in order to increase their income, work environment, and living standards. They commit to the following working conditions with their artisans: Gender equality, No forced or slave employment, No discrimination, No child labor and Payment of a living wage.