This lovely Hand EmbroideredTable Runner is a Tenango style of embroidery which originated in the Tenango de Doria municipality in the Mexican state of Hidalgo. It is a commercialized version of traditionalOtomi embroidery. The most common elements are the flora and fauna found in Tenango de Doria area including chickens, dogs, wild birds, rabbits, horses, flowers and trees. All elements may be of a single color or multicolored and generally on a white background. Tenango artisans make small and tight stiches, with a well-done tablecloth or bedspread taking up to six years to make.
The hands that created this Otomi masterpiece are full of magic!
*Do not bleach / Do not tumble dry it / Dry clean it.