Behind the Hill is a New York City-based brand established in 2017 by Maud Lerayer; a French-Mexican-New Yorker, who works with artisans from remote communities in Mexico and Guatemala.
The company supplies the marketplace with handcrafted home decor products and fashion accessories. Behind the Hill celebrates the world’s diversity of culture; the people, their craft and their environment. Their products for home décor are handmade by skilled artisans in Guatemala using natural raw materials such ixcaco cotton, and natural dyes that come from the surrounding natural environment of the artisans. The products are inspired by the rural communities they honor, and reflect the earthy tones from which they have evolved. All are ethically made, eco-friendly and made by hand using ancestral techniques.”