Borderlands Solidarity Economy


Weaving for Justice

 Our goal is to assist women weavers in Chiapas cooperatives to continue living on their ancestral lands in sustainable ways that respect their lands, language (Tzotzil), and traditions.  We help the weavers to find ways to market their products  and keep the public informed about threats to the women's cooperative efforts and human rights. We also connect weaving cooperatives in Chiapas with women's artisan groups on the U.S./Mexico border. 100% OF PROCEEDS ARE SENT TO THE WEAVERS.

Fair Trade Store

June, July, August
Friday 5-8, Saturday 12-5, Sunday 11-3
Nopalito's Galeria
326 S. Mesquite St., Las Cruces
A collaboration between five women's artisan groups in our border region:

Centro Santa Catalina of Juarez, Mexico
Guerilla Prayer Flags of Juarez, Mexico
Palomas Oilcloth Designs of Palomas, Mexico
Palomas Women's Cooperative of Palomas
Weaving for Justice of Las Cruces