worry dolls

$ 6.00

Guatemalan worry dolls.

Includes six or so tiny handmade dolls in each oval box. Box is wood with handpainted designs. Comes with the legend printed on a slip of paper: “According to legend, Guatemalan children tell one worry to each doll when they go to bed at night and place the dolls under their pillow. In the morning the dolls have taken their worries away.”

Handmade in Guatemala from wire and colorful, cotton thread. 

ages 3+

Small parts included: not suitable for unsupervised young children and infants.