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Welcome to Little Mango Imports
We offer textiles and handicrafts from around the world. Our primary focus is the beautiful and colorful, hand woven Mayan fabric of Guatemala, available by the yard, traditional Maya huipiles and cortes, Indonesian batik cloth and molas from Panama. Join our Mailing List!
We personally hand select all the items we sell. Be sure to check our website often as we will continually add new items. Join our mailing list and you'll be alerted of any specials and new merchandise. Learn more about Little Mango Imports by reading the About Us page.
Featured Blog Post: Chichicastenango, Guatemala Market - One of the Largest in Latin America!
The extensive market of Santo Tomas Chichicastenango in Guatemala is a delightfully vibrant and overwhelming experience; a must visit destination for tourists and savvy travelers alike. Though most of the Guatemalan handicrafts and textiles at Little Mango Imports are purchased in their respective villages, I always enjoy attending the “Chichi market” while in Guatemala. I have been visiting the Chichi market since before I was old enough to remember, but I still find something fascinating to purchase or photograph on every visit.
Arriving early in the morning allows me to watch the transformation of the dirty streets into a pulsing, busy mix of colors and smells. At 5’5”, I tower above most of the indigenous Maya, while weaving my way through the streets and makeshift alleys. An occasional mortar aerial bomb is shot off from the church steps. The deafening noise is especially startling for those experiencing the market for the first time; my travel companion John leapt to the ground the first time he heard a mortar in the market!
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