Nicaragua has a long history of producing the finest quality artisanal hammocks. Tio Antonio continues this tradition using only the highest quality cotton and natural dyes, and each hammock is made with great attention and care, entirely by hand. Tio Antonio’s hammocks are designed to be not only comfortable, but uniquely beautiful; an addition to your porch or yard that is both aesthetically pleasing and purposeful. Each piece is completely original and reflects the enormous pride our artisans take in their work.
Jesús is 27, and he’s been he has been making hammocks with Tio Antonio’s for seven years. He was raised by a single mom, and values spending time with his family. He is recently married!
Rosa has been with the hammock workshop at Tio Antonio’s for more than seven years. She is a part of the program that serves to support those with disabilities. Originally from Granada, she has become the primarily economic pillar within her family.