ABOUT MEXCHIC 

MEXCHIC IS A DESIGN COMPANY WHICH WORKS IN UNISON WITH HIGHLY SKILLED MEXICAN ARTISANS.

TO CREATE OUR BODY OF WORK, WE FUSE ORIGINAL DESIGNS WITH TRADITIONAL MEXICAN HANDWORK 

INCORPERATING VARIOUS PRE COLOMBIAN AND COLONIAL METHODS SUCH AS WEAVING, EMBROIDERY, IKAT DYING, BEADING, MACRAME, WELDING, AND SCULPTING. 

MEXCHIC PRODUCTS ARE SOLD IN HIGH-END BOUTIQUES WORLDWIDE AND WE ALSO COLLABORATE WITH INTERIOR DESIGNERS AND ARCHITECTS CREATING SITE SPECIFIC PIECES. 



THE ARTISANS 

MEXCHIC STRINGENTLY FOLLOWS THE GUIDELINES SET BY THE WORLD FAIR TRADE ORGANIZATION AND WORKS WITH OVER 30 INDIVIDUAL ARTISANS, FAMILIES AND INDIGENOUS COOPERATIVES AROUND MEXICO. 

WE MAKE A POINT TO SEARCH OUT ONLY THE FINEST ARTISANS AND MOST INTERESTING TECHNIQUES IN THE COUNTRY AND COLLABORATE WITH THOSE ARTISANS TO REALIZE OUR COLLECTIONS



IN THE FIELD 

MEXCHIC WAS FOUNDED IN 2006 BY AMERICAN DESIGNER CHRISTINA HATTLER. CHRISTINA STUDIED FASHION DESIGN AT PRATT ART INSTITUTE IN BROOKLYN, NEW YORK AND SPENT THE NEXT 15 YEARS RUNNING HER EPONYMOUS FASHION LABEL 

SEWING AND SELLING HER HAND MADE, ONE-OF-A-KIND WARES. SHE ALSO WORKED AT CONDÉ NAST'S HOUSE & GARDEN  WHERE SHE RECEIVED A PRICELESS EDUCATION 

ON ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIOR DESIGN, PARTY THROWING, FLOWER ARANGING, CALLIGRAPHY AND CHAMPAGNE. CHRISTINA MOVED TO MEXICO IN 2005 AND BEGAN MEXCHIC SHORTLY THEREAFTER. 




MEXCHIC IS BASED IN OAXACA CITY, MEXICO