This beautiful post-1980 huipil was hand woven on a back strap loom in three black cotton base panels. These panels are decorated with supplementary brocade. Wonderful brilliant colors. Gorgeous hues. The center panel is wider and more extensively decorated. The sunburst collar is hand embroidered in cotton over velvet and unique to Chichicastenango huipiles. This beautiful huipil in very good condition.
Measures 33.5 wide x 29 long.
These are great year round. In the winter I wear them over a light sweater and they are cozy.
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Amazing metallic linen sundress! Our design. one size fits most as it ties around the neck and in the back. Please note that eventually the metallic will wear off the material leaving the beautiful sunny lemon color.
The dress is 32 inches long and a minimum 32 chest circumference maximum around 38"