Origin Mexico is an ethics-oriented brand born in 2020 to promote and preserve Mexican artistry displayed through high quality handmade goods. The goods we offer are carefully sourced to ensure they are produced in alignment with our core values. Our brand is founded on strong personal and long-lasting relationships with artisans in Mexico, fair and ethical business practices and creating a transparent supply chain. Through fair trade and ethical business practices, we hope to create an economic opportunity for many Mexican artisans and their families all while allowing them to preserve the traditions of hand embroidery that have been passed down through many generations. On today's blog get to know all our artisan partners across Mexico!
Get to know our Artisan Partners!
Doña Alicia & Doña Rocio - Oaxaca
The Hernandez Family - Hidalgo, Mexico
I met the Hernandez family in Hidalgo, Mexico and was amazed and touched by the connection between this mother and daughter team of artisans. I love collaborating on the design process with them and we are always very excited to see the unique completed products. Filled with color, magic, and mesmerizing designs we are sure you will fall in love! Shop all the beautiful designs here.
Family of Shoemakers - Sahuayo, Michoacán
Handwoven in 100% genuine leather by a family of skilled artisans that work together as a team to bring you these versatile, functional and unique styles. Each pair of our leather sandals are handcrafted by a family of shoemakers in Sahuayo, Michoacan that have used handwoven techniques for many generations. These traditional Mexican leather huaraches are a classic addition to your outfit and are comfortable, chic and timeless. We are working on new styles for Spring 2023, join our email list to get exclusive updates. Join HERE.
Henemias and Family - Chiapas, Mexico
Henemias and his family have passed on the gift of hand embroidery and hand-woven techniques through many generations. I have the unique honor of working alongside Henemias and his family by collaborating on the design aspects of his special craft. This beautifully hand embroidered Tunic blouse is lightweight and made of cotton gauze which gives the blouse a delicate and relaxed feel. Shop the look here!
Collectively, we will help preserve Mexico’s cultural heritage through the beauty of handmade goods.
Here is a map of our collaborations in Mexico.
Have you visited any of these beautiful places in Mexico? Let us know in the comments.