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Iraka Palm

Parcels are dispatched within 2 days only after receipt of payment. Parcels are shipped with Swiss Post or UPS. Delivery times are within 5 working days in Switzerland and 10 plus days in and outside Europe, depending on the courier’s policy. Free shipping within Switzerland applies for orders over 55 CHF.

As a charity project, each return is a challenge. Therefore, returns are only accepted in case of damaged goods within 7 days after receiving the order, with exceptions. Sales are final, cannot be returned.

For more information, please read our terms and conditions.


The trendy hats by Mama Tierra are made by indigenous men in Colombia using the Iraka Palm. The symbols depicted on the braided hats represent the Wayuu spiritual wisdom. They need up to eight hours to produce a single hat.

The Wayuu use a diagonal braid technique that makes each hat unique.  The crown height is 14 cm and brim width is 5 cm. Water proof paint.

There is a sweatband inside the hat for more comfort. Please note a pompon hatband is not included but can be ordered separately.

Lovingly handmade
by artisan women

Our Alexandra impact:


Family Food


Plastic Bottles


Hours of
Manual Labor

Diagonal WeavingTechnique

Wayuu men weave with iraka palm their iconic straw hats.

Empowering indigenous
girls and women

You can save and change lives with your purchase.

Human rights activists founded Mama Tierra in 2015 to promote gender equality for indigenous women in Colombia and Venezuela while protecting Mother Earth. Thus, Mama Tierra's accessories empower not only those who wear them, but especially those who make them.

You can also help
with a donation

Thanks to your generosity we can improve
the lives of many indigenous families.



e.g. Period supplies
for one woman



e.g. 3 Kits for



e.g. 8 Family
food baskets


Any amount
will help


CHF 99.00

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