Corte Chair

Dhs. 1,599

On a hunt for a new chair to add to your collection? It's time to call off the search. Upholstered with a combination of two different handcrafted corte fabrics (traditionally worn as skirts in Guatemala), this striking armchair is just the creative statement and pop of color to transform your home.  

A sample from our upholstery arsenal, this chair has been reupholstered with indigenous Guatemalan jaspe (ikat as it's known elsewhere) textiles and the legs replaced. 

Available for delivery within Dubai only.

Handwoven on a traditional foot loom, this fabric is traditionally intended for use as corte, a traditional Guatemalan skirt worn by Mayan women to this day. Hand selected by. the founders themselves from local craftsmen in Totonicapan, Guatemala, it has been given second purpose as upholstery fabric.

Material: 100% cotton 

Dimensions  approx. 79cm (w) x 70cm (d) x 78cm (h) 

Currently we deliver to addresses within the UAE only. 

All in stock items are shipped within 1-2 business days of your placing an order and are usually delivered within 2-3 days of being shipped. For addresses outside the city limits, our delivery partner will reach out to confirm delivery date.

If you live outside of the UAE and are interested in placing an order, please drop us a note on hello@storyofsource.com with your destination address and item you would like to order. We will consult with our delivery partners and update on the possibility, costs and timelines for overseas shipping within 1-2 days.

As all of our items are handcrafted using all-natural fibers and some plant-based dyes, we’ve put together a few words of advice how to best care for them so they brighten up your home for years to come.

HUIPIL CUSHIONS, BATIK & IKAT CUSHIONS, XELA FLOOR POUFS, STRAPS & YOGA BAGS  

Because these items are made with vintage textiles and may include leather accenting or hardware, we recommend that they are professionally dry cleaned when cleaning is required.

JASPE & JASPE BASURA

We recommend that cushions, rugs, throws and bed blankets from these collections are dry cleaned. This will ensure that colors retain their luster and fabric its shape. 

TOTO & CHILE VERDE

Gently wash cushions, bed blankets and throws from these collections by hand, in cool water. Wrap the tassels in rubber bands before washing, use mild soap and line dry to maintain the piece's original shape.

PETRIFIED WOOD 

Clean with a natural or mild cleanser (avoid harsh chemicals) and a soft cloth.

RUGS

Vacuum regularly. Rotate every few months to even out wear, especially if the rug is located in a high traffic area. In case of a liquid spill, blot the spot using a white cloth to draw up the liquid; never rub a wet stain to prevent colors from bleeding. If further spot cleaning is required, entrust your rug to a professional dry cleaning service.

 

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