Textile Jewelry, Hand Embroidered by Tarahumara Women in Chihuahua, Mexico.
Every Batiz Jewelry piece represents a Tarahumara Woman, her family and her community.
A One of a Kind, hand embroidered jewelry line, where indigenous traditions and design fuse with organic forms and come alive with texture and bold colors. Inspired by the traditional Mexican Otomi Embroidery and the need to make a difference in someone’s life. Batiz collaborates in partnership with Cedain, a Fair Trade organization to provide self-development programs that improve the lives of Tarahumaras.
Tarahumaras, also called Raramuris which means “runners on foot” or “those who run fast” are an indigenous group, renowned for their weaving and long-distance running ability. They live deep in the mountains of Chihuahua, in the northwestern part of Mexico.
With your purchase you help provide the Tarahumara the opportunity to work and excel in what they do best, their crafts!