Werregue basketry is a form of weaving unique to Colombia, specifically to the Choco region, the only department of Colombia with borders on both the Pacific and Atlantic ocean. This...
Our exquisite woven & plant dyed palm mirrors are now available for preorder
Inspired by Colombia's dramatic landscapes, abundant nature and heritage crafts, WATI offers objects & accessories designed to soothe and inspire.
Combining the ingenuity of traditional craftmanship with a minimalist aesthetic, each piece is designed in celebration of the beauty of natural materials & the artisanal process.
Craft as symbols of connection, presence & appreciation.
is one of the most biodiverse countries in the world with a rich craft & cultural history. It is full of native plants that produce fibres & colours for dyes.
We choose to work exclusively with regionally sourced materials, and native dyes in support of; local economies, the continuation of traditional knowledge, reduced transportation and the health of individuals, communities & ecosystems.
was born from a desire to support indigenous artisan communities & our partnerships are based on a deep respect for traditional cultures and skills. We work closely with each individual, group & community ~ designing & creating beauty, while honouring needs & celebrating skill, through flexible and fair employment.
Designed in 2020 amidst the chaos and the loneliness, the quiet and the creative, in the shadows and the light I spent many hours drawing & painting with my kids,...
In the subtropical foothills of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta – the highest coastal mountain range in the world, the indigenous reserve of the Kankuamo is located with Guatapuri...