Deshilado Cotton Tortilla Warmer
White Cotton Tortilla Warmer, Tortillero, 100% Handmade in Aguascalientes, Mexico.
Deshilado, or drawn thread work, is a technique that consists of delicately removing threads from fabric and group or bundle together the remaining threads to create a variety of stunning, complex, and delicate patterns. Today, skillful artisans in Aguascalientes, Mexico dedicate their generational knowledge to create elegant pieces like the ones in our Deshilado collection.
Embellished with intricate designs, this tortilla warmer, or tortillero as it is called in Mexico, can often be found everywhere; from the most upscale of places to an everyday Mexican kitchen. Now, this style can be found at your table delighting your guests.
- Versatile and resistant 100% cotton fabric.
- Lightly padded to keep tortillas warm.
- Beautiful details achieved using deshilado technique and crocheted details at ends.
- Approximate measurements:
11" diameter (9" diameter + 2" crocheted details).
Hand wash with warm water, hang to dry, do not wring.
Optional: iron with starch to achieve a whiter, firmer look.
Store in a dry, darkroom.
Deshilado products can be somewhat stiff at first, but they will begin to soften with use.
- Sold individually.
Love my tortilla warmers, perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas table setting.