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 32 wide x 27 long.
These are great year round. In the winter I wear them over a light sweater and they are cozy.
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This is a wonderful vintage Karen Hill Tribe blouse from Thailand. I love the Karen aesthetic so lively and vibrant. Handwoven and hand-embroidered. Flattering cut design with long colorful tassels. Fits size XS- S best.
29 inches long including 6" of fringe and about 19 inches across the chest.
This is a vintage textile and may show some irregularities but this piece is in very good condition please see pictures for details.