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These Worry Dolls, or Trouble Dolls, are very small and colorful. Before going to sleep, tell your worries to your dolls and then place them under your pillow. According to folklore, the dolls will worry in your place, thereby permitting you to sleep peacefully. You will awaken without worries, which the dolls have transformed during the night. Some parents remove the dolls during the night, reinforcing their child's belief that the worry is gone. Handmade in Guatemala.
Six three-quarter inch tall boy and girl worry dolls come in their own paint decorated, delicate balsa wood box with lid. Individual dolls are made from thread and cloth windings around wire. Box measures 2 W x 1 H x 1 D inches. Average doll height is 3/4 inch although slight variation possible. Each box includes a small paper printed with the worry doll legend. Made in Guatemala. Your purchase supports a Guatemalan based foundation which provides women's weaving groups and small family businesses with regular income opportunities and social programs in health, education and artistry skill building.
This charming set of six two-inch tall girl worry dolls come in their own colorful cotton fabric pouch with ribbon drawstring. Individual dolls wear traditional colorful head scarves, blouse and skirts. Pouch measures 6 x 7 inches. Pouch colors vary. Average doll height is 2 inches although slight variation possible. Made in Guatemala of 100% cotton. Your purchase supports a Guatemalan based foundation which provides women's weaving groups and small family businesses with regular income opportunities and social programs in health, education and artistry skill building.
These Worry dolls, or trouble dolls as they are sometimes called, are two inch colorful figures traditionally hand made in Guatemala. Give your worries away by expressing them to a doll and place it under your pillow before going to sleep. It is said the little dolls will take away your troubles during the night and you will wake up worry free. Girl dolls have a band around their headscarves and wear skirts while boy dolls have no headband and wear pants. Made from thread and cloth windings around wire. Choose from Boy or Girl Doll styles. Sold in sets of 12. Average doll size is 2 inches high and 0.5 inches wide. Handmade in Guatemala.
Our small jewelry box is hand made of wood and can be used for storing jewelry & smaller accessories or supplies. Hinged lid is inset with a brass walking elephant, trunk upright for good luck. If you are looking for a special gift or a beautiful way to organize your jewelry or smaller artes, this is perfect for you. The box is made by artisans from Nepal.
It is said that White Tara was born from a tear of the Boddhisatwa of compassion, Avalokiteswora. She holds a very prominent position in Tibet and Nepal. White Tara (Sanskrit: Sitatara; Tibetan: Sgrol-dkar) is sometimes called the Mother of all Buddhas and she represents the motherly aspect of compassion. Her white color signifies purity, wisdom and truth. In religious practice, White Tara is believed to help her followers overcome obstacles, especially those that inhibit the practice of religion. She is also associated with longevity. This small 2.25" White Tara statue is made from a metal alloy. Crafted in India. Select your White Tara statue below in one of two tones: Gold or Silver.